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2015 Eaquals AGM, Málaga, Spain

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Over 200 delegates from 32 countries attended the Eaquals Annual General Meeting and International Conference in Málaga this month. Spanish hospitality was extended alongside best practice workshops where representatives from private language schools, universities and national quality associations discussed quality in language training.

Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2015

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The University of Exeter scooped the International University of the Year title at the 2015 WUSCAs, presented by comedian Hugh Dennis at a glitzy awards ceremony in London, attended by higher education representatives from across the UK.

IATEFL Conference, Manchester, UK

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On 11-14 April some 2,500 ELT professionals from more than 100 countries gathered in Manchester for a programme of around 500 talks, workshops and symposiums as well as a vibrant social programme at the International Association of Teachers of English as a Foreign Language’s annual conference.

APAIE Conference + Exhibition 2015, China

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The Asia-Pacific Association for International Education hosted its 10th annual conference last week in Beijing, China. Higher education professionals from the region and beyond gathered for seminars and discussions over four days.

Forum on Education Abroad 2015, USA

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Study abroad professionals from around the world attended the 11th annual Forum on Education Abroad in New Orleans. In addition to hosting seminars on faculty-led exchanges, health and safety and best practices, the event was also where the US State Department announced the launch of a branch dedicated to serving the sector and forging relations…

2015 Diversity Abroad Conference, USA

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The third annual Diversity Abroad conference in New Orleans brought together study abroad professionals from around the US to explore ways of extending international experiences to underrepresented students. Alongside the event was the inaugural Global Student Leadership Summit which provides leadership training to study abroad alumni.

COSA/GSM Beijing & Shanghai, China

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China Overseas Study Association (COSA) and Global Student Mobility (GSM) welcomed education institutions from around the world and reputable agents from mainland China to education fairs in Beijing and Shanghai on 17-19 March.

IIE Best Practices Conference 2015, NYC

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Representatives from US secondary institutions gathered in New York City last week to share tips and strategies to increase US study abroad opportunities campus-wide at the Institute of International Education’s Best Practices Conference. The organisation also announced the winners of its annual Heiskell Awards for Innovation in International Education.

Bocconi University alumni dinner, London

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On Friday 20 March Bocconi University and SDA Bocconi business school held its annual alumni global conference in London, followed by a dinner at the National History Museum.

International Unit IHE Forum, London, UK

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The International Unit and Universities UK held an International Higher Education Forum which was attended by many UKHE delegates as well as some high-ranking speakers from BIS, the Saudi Arabian Cultural Attaché, DAAD in Germany and India.

Indian-UK HE delegation, London, UK

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Representatives from a range of India’s universities, public and private, joined HE representatives from the UK sector at a networking reception in London to toast the signing of a new UK-India agreement to work collaboratively and enhance mobility. Delegates enjoyed socialising in the library room of Royal College of Surgeons, London.

Universities Australia conference, Canberra

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International education was a big theme at the annual Universities Australia conference held in Canberra, which welcomed senior delegations from all 39 of Australia’s universities as well as other stakeholders and international guests.