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Women in the international education industry shared networking drinks following the main closing reception at the Association of International Education Administrators’ annual conference on 17 February in Washington, DC.
More than 800 educators and industry stakeholders from across the US and around the globe headed to Washington, DC for the Association of International Education Administrators‘s annual conference held on 15-18 February. Attendees enjoyed two evening receptions to round off the daytime seminars, networking and roundtable discussions.
The Eastern European University Association held its first annual US-based International Universities Networking Conference in Washington, DC on 11-13 February. The conference, which follows four years of events in Eurasia, saw representatives from higher education institutions worldwide meeting to explore potential partnerships and discuss best practices in international student recruitment.
Last month leaders from universities across Eastern and Central Europe convened to attend the Leadership Forum in Higher Education organised by Studybility. The two-day event focused on governing, managing and financing internationalisation at higher education institutions. Workshops, sessions and keynote addresses were given by internationalisation experts from both the public and private sectors.
London Universities International Partnership and London & Partners held a VIP showcase for higher education and influential alumni at the Museum of the City of New York on 11 February. Visitors were treated to a ‘Thames Rhapsody’ contemporary dance by University of Roehampton alumni before welcoming guest of honour Boris Johnson, Mayor of London. Visitors…
The English UK Marketing conference was a good chance for UK marketing practitioners to be given some inspiration on how to approach branding, marketing style, specific market opportunities and also their lifestyle! The closing plenary was a lesson in how everyone should be their own CEO – Chief Energy Officer. The day concluded with networking…
Agents and providers headed to Jumeirah Emirates Towers in Dubai on 2-4 February for the ICEF Dubai Workshop: the region’s largest networking event with agents from the Middle East, Turkey, Africa and South Asia.
EnglishUSA’s seventh annual professional development conference, held in San Francisco on 22-23 January, welcomed record attendance this year as Intensive English Programme providers step up to have their voices heard in the international education industry.
Over 90 Japanese exchange students gathered in Victoria, Australia for the local government’s first ever “coming of age” ceremony for its Japanese students, attended by the Consul-General of Japan, Keiko Haneda, Minister for Training and Skills, Steven Herbert, and some native Australian animals! Read our coverage of the ceremony here.
The UK-India Partnership Forum was held in London to coincide with the Education World Forum, aimed at education ministers around the world, so many Indian ministers and decision makers joined with UK exam and education stakeholders to discuss opportunities in English skills for Employability.
International institutional partners of Regent’s University London convened in the UK this month to learn about the impact of international education on employability. Panels of employers, international students and Higher Ed representatives offered different viewpoints. The event was also a chance for colleagues to network and socialise during a gala dinner.
BOSSA’s 2014 UK roadshow included visits to London, Cardiff and Brighton for speed-networking fairs. Over 30 education institutions attended the events to meet with the delegation of 16 agents representing 12 BOSSA agencies. Educators appreciated the opportunity to showcase the local area and to speak directly with vetted Chinese agents.