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CBIE Conference, Ottawa, Canada

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The Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE)’s 48th annual conference took place at the Westin in Ottawa on 19-22 November using the theme ‘Diplomacy of Knowledge’. More than 700 passionate professionals in international education from across the country and around the world came together for a mix of seminars, panel discussions and keynote speeches, rounded off…

Education Investor awards, London

  • Aatif Hassan of August Equity (right) at the event

The Education Investor awards recognise achievements in various categories that include an “Exporting Excellence in education provision” award (won by Open University Worldwide), Schools Operator, Private Groups award (won by CEG). The evening provides an interesting overlap between education companies and financiers and investment groups helping them raise capital to expand their businesses.  

LILA* 10th Birthday, Liverpool, UK

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On Friday 21 November November LILA* celebrated its 10th anniversary at The Baltic Social in Liverpool. The event concluded a year of celebrations worldwide, including in Moscow, Dubai and Milan, ending where the company began with its first school.

Navitas 2020 Partners Conference, Dubai

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Navitas held its annual Partners Conference in Dubai this year, celebrating its 20th anniversary and focusing on what the industry and future student might look like in 20 years time, with a theme of 20:20 vision. Important education agency partners from around the world joined the company for a three-day event that encouraged networking and…

Open Doors Briefing, Washington DC

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New data from the Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange was the subject of a briefing on November 17 at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. Speakers included Evan M. Ryan, Assistant Secretary of State for Educational and Cultural Affairs and Allan E. Goodman, President and CEO, Institute of International Education. For The PIE’s coverage of the…

BOSSA/GSM USA Roadshow 2014

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The BOSSA Chinese Study Abroad Agency Roadshow USA 2014 ran November 3-7  and visited institutions in New Jersey, New York and Massachusetts as well as fairs held at Drew University, Fredonia State University of New York and Springfield College. During the event 19 agencies met with nearly 40 institutions and associations. The week-long tour was…

The PIE tea towel hall of fame – Berlin

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Our latest PIE tea towels went down a storm at the ICEF Berlin Workshop. Check out the photos of our loyal PIE fans from across the world waving their tea towels in our PIE tea towel hall of fame.

UK NARIC annual conference, London

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The UK NARIC annual conference attracted over 350 delegates from higher education institutions and industry associations from across the UK and even further afield such as China and Canada, who gathered for the two-day event in London. Highlights included an opening address from Baroness Garden of Frognall, Tier 4 updates from the Home Office and several…

ICEF Berlin Workshop – Tuesday

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After a jam-packed two days filled with meetings, delegates at the ICEF Workshop left Berlin in style with parties hosted by GLS, MEI Ireland, Oxford International Education Group, ILAC, Inline Marketing, LAL, DPMC and the British Embassy.

ICEF Berlin Workshop – Monday

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Day two of the ICEF Berlin Workshop was the first full day of business appointments, with an 8am start and absolutely packed conference venue at the Intercontinental Hotel. Attendees segued from professional to party for a evening of dinner and dancing that saw the most international and energetic dancefloor that The PIE has seen in some time.

Universities UK Europe Conference, London

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The UK HE International Unit partnered with DAAD and Institut Français hosted a conference to discuss opportunities and challenges that the EU provides for HE. Vivienne Stern, Director of the UK HE International Unit said the current debate about Europe in the UK made the theme of the conference and the International Unit’s work “especially timely.”

ICEF Berlin Workshop – Sunday

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The first day of the busy annual ICEF Workshop saw the ALTO annual event held on the fringes of the workshop along with many other seminar sessions. A networking event was also held before the two days of business appointments began.