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After two days of meetings, this year’s IALC Workshop concluded with a gala dinner at the Boston Park Plaza. Delegates were treated to a dance performance, a three-course dinner, ending the evening on the dance floor with music from a live band.
Language schools and agents from around the world were welcomed to Boston for the annual IALC workshop. The opening reception was held at Fenway Park, home of the Red Sox, and on the second night, delegates attended a Wild West themed party, hosted by ELC Boston.
Delegates at APAIE in Kaohsiung rounded off the second day of the conference with a gala dinner, before a final day of seminars and networking. Speakers from around the world shared their perspectives on the international education landscape in an insightful Global Dialogue session before the closing ceremony on Thursday.
The UK’s international education stakeholders gathered in London for Universities UK’s annual International Higher Education Forum. One clear focus of talks was on deepening TNE partnerships and increasing education exports through foreign trade agreements outside of Europe.
The 2017 APAIE conference began with a surprise dance performance from students at National Sun Yat Sen University. Receptions brought the day to a close – including the Study San Antonio Meet and Greet Fiesta and the Australia Universities Reception.
The British Association of Independent Schools with International Students held its annual conference in Birmingham on March 9-10. Discussions during the day ranged from Brexit to exam reform, and from setting up a campus overseas to student welfare.
The SXSWedu Conference & Festival took place on March 6-9 in Austin, Texas as part of the South by Southwest family of festivals. Delegates took part in four days of compelling sessions, in-depth workshops, engaging learning experiences, mentorship, film screenings, startup events, policy-centered discussions, business opportunities and networking.
On March 14, Victorian minister for small business, innovation and trade Philip Dalidakis launched the redesigned study.melbourne website along with the LIVE – Lead, Intern, Volunteer, Experience -employability and internship programme and new student project funding at the Study Melbourne Student Centre.
Australia’s New South Wales government presented the NSW Department of Education International Student Awards at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music in February. Presenting the awards, Elizabeth Webber, CEO of DE International, said international students “enrich our schools, establish networks and assist in making all students global citizens”. Read about the award winners here.
Over 200 leaders from the language sector, government officials, NGO representatives and other international education stakeholders came together in Quebec City for Languages Canada’s 10th annual conference.
The British Boarding Schools Workshop took place at the Radisson Hotel near Heathrow earlier this month. Over two days, UK boarding schools meet face-to-face with educational consultants representing over 50 countries worldwide.
Universities Australia celebrated turning ten during their ninth annual conference in Canberra. Delegates enjoyed a drink and a sneak peak of an upcoming documentary on the organisation’s history.