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COSA Forum and CACIE Reception, Beijing

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On 24-25 November the China Overseas Study Association hosted a B2B event and Forum on Study Abroad at the China National Convention Centre in Beijing, ahead of the China Education Association for International Exchange.

Forum on Education Abroad, Barcelona

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Barcelona’s Universitat Pompeu Fabra played host to more than 400 delegates for the Forum on Education Abroad’s second European Conference. Discussions centered around Europe as a modern and diverse study destination and ways to incorporate experiential learning into study abroad.  

New Oriental Fam Tour, UK

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During October New Oriental, China’s largest private education provider, set out on a three-week tour of the UK, visiting 17 universities and secondary schools and recording interviews with Chinese students to showcase the UK’s offerings to students back in China. CEO Chenggang Zhou said he planned to use the trip to provide an “authentic” educational and cultural view of the UK to…

English UK Fair, Kyoto, Japan

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The English UK fair in Kyoto brought together 35 English UK members and 45 agencies for a two-day workshop filled with Japanese cultural experiences. Agents and educators took part in interactive presentations and learnt to paint kimono patterns, all whilst forging new business relationships. The next English UK Fair for the Asia Pacific region will…

ESL Workshop, Montreux

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ESL held its first ever international workshop in the beautiful Montreux in Switzerland on October 8-10. Delegates from key partner schools joined key managers from a large number of ESL offices across all its regions for Q&A sessions, discussions about updates for 2015 and KSPs. Training sessions also took place and allowed delegates quality time…

HE and FE Show 2014, London

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Higher and further education professionals from across the UK gathered in London last week for The HE and FE Show held in Olympia. Kicking off the day was the UK Higher Education International Unit’s Vivienne Stern’s session “Overcoming Obstacles to Succeed in Internationalisation”. Vincenzo Raimo, pro-vice-chancellor for global engagement at the University of Reading and Iona…

Cambridge English seminar, London

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Cambridge English in association with UCAS held the International admissions: an evolving landscape seminar in London last week. Delegates from UK universities including heads of admissions, international office directors and senior compliance staff gathered at the magnificent Royal Society of Chemistry building in Burlington House to hear expert speakers from the Home Office, UCAS and other…

AIEC gala dinner, Brisbane, Australia

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The theme was out of this world, as hosts IDP decided their 45th anniversary chimed well with another anniversary – that of man making it to the moon! So delegates were able to enjoy a space-themed evening inside a virtual space shuttle, with some alien-looking guests!

Cambridge Assessment conference, Cambridge

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Cambridge Assessment held its annual conference at the University of Cambridge’s Downing College in Cambridge on 14 October 2014. Delegates were joined by representatives of the team across the globe via video link, including from South Africa, Argentina and India, and enjoyed a jam-packed programme of speakers and panel discussions, closing with The Big Debate on international…

AIEC 2014, Brisbane, Australia

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Some 1,100 educators from across Australia have gathered in Brisbane for the 2014 Australian International Education Conference (AIEC), co-hosted by IEAA and IDP Education. Titled ‘Inventing the Future’, this year’s conference showcased innovation and emerging trends in international education.

EUSA conference, Washington, DC, USA

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Sector leaders gathered at the University of California’s DC Center in Washington, DC for the second annual English USA stakeholders conference on 1-2 October, to discuss sector growth, new regulations and a surge in activity such as expansion into pathway programmes.

English UK famtrip to Wales, UK

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As world leaders gathered in Wales last month for the NATO summit, English language providers across South Wales also welcomed their very own international delegation to Wales on a fam trip. Education agents from Brazil, Taiwan, Russia, Italy, New Zealand and the Ukraine, as well as longstanding partners from as far east as Japan, made the journey…