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Chancellor installation, Regent’s University, UK

On February 21, Regent’s University London installed its second ever chancellor, Lord Michael Hastings, who takes over from outgoing chancellor John Drew. Friends, family, trustees, students and faculty all attended the grand ceremony.

Hobsons University Conference, London

  • Hobsons University Conference 2017, London

The seventh annual Hobsons University Conference on February 21 brought higher education communications, admissions, recruitment, enrolment, and retention professionals from across the UK to London for a day of strategic panel sessions and practical workshops. Attendees also enjoyed the chance to network, and got a sneak peak at the results of the International Student Survey, which…

Quality English Mission to Asia

Quality English held their first ever event in Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam and their third ever event in Taipei in February.  There were 19 educators from the UK, USA, Ireland, Malta and New Zealand and 32 agencies in HCMC and Taipei for both missions.  Quality English is an association of independent English language schools in English speaking…

English UK Marketing Conference, London

The 2017 English UK Marketing Conference, held on February 3 in London, brought together over 100 delegates from the ELT sector for a day of panel sessions, presentations and debates. At the conference, providers reported seeing a huge spike in enquiries and summer bookings because of the drop in the value of the pound sterling. Read more…

BETT Show 2017, London, UK

The BETT show took place over 4 days at the end of January at London’s Excel exhibition centre. The annual conference brings together people, ideas, practices and technologies so that educators and learners can fulfil their potential. This year’s exhibition was another huge gathering of ed tech companies, teachers, and students.  Guest speakers included  Sir Ken Robinson, Heston Blumenthal,…

Women’s March on Washington

The Women’s March on Washington took place on January 21, and among those in attendance was a group of international educators, who travelled from Colorado to the country’s capital for the event. As part of GoAbroad’s United for Women (#intledunited) campaign, events were held in three major cities along the way, before the group joined around half…

Education World Forum, London, UK

The 2017 Education World Forum, the largest global summit of education and skills ministers, took place in Westminster, London on 23-25 January. Politicians, educators, NGO representatives and other stakeholders gathered for high-level discussion and debate on the biggest issues in education around the world today.

International Partners’ Conference, London

The International Partners’ Conference took place at Regent’s University London, under the theme of Intercultural Education: Global Citizenship in Changing World Scenarios. The conference, spread over three days, brought together higher education stakeholders and representatives from the business community to discuss issues facing international higher education.  

Careers Made in Rotterdam Event

The 6th edition of Careers Made in Rotterdam was held earlier this month.This event brings together employers, the local government and international students in the Greater Rotterdam area. It’s aim is to create an opportunity for students to learn about & be inspired by the career opportunities available to them.

London Nest Fancy Dress Christmas Party

Student Accommodation provider, London Nest, threw their annual Christmas party at The Sterling Bar in the famous London icon, the Gherkin, this month. Winners of their fancy dress contest for best movie character inspired costume were – The Hangover (Pim from Student Stay), Hook (Luca from Sagitter) and The Mexican (Ben from Malvern House).  

SIEM conference 2016, Belfast, UK

The British Council Services for International Education Marketing conference took place in Belfast this month, with around 500 delegates in attendance for the two day event. The gala dinner was held at the Titanic exhibition, and Robin Bew, CEO of the Economist Unit, gave his global outlook projections.

ICEF Miami, USA – Day 2

Day 2 at ICEF Miami was full of busy meetings during the day and in the evening there were dance performances, music and delegates, in the usual ICEF style, danced the night away! Boutique Universities sponsored the evening’s proceedings and honoured Enbee Education Center with their agency of the year award.