Edition 216 - April 2019

Meet us @ NAFSA 2019

Many ACA member organisations and staff of the ACA Secretariat will soon be attending the 2019 NAFSA Annual Conference. The event will take place in Washington D.C., from 26 – 31 May 2019, under the title Global Leadership, Learning and Change.

Staff of ACA member organisations and of the ACA Secretariat can be met at one of the following sessions:

Tuesday, 28 May, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM: Global Partner Session: Help! No U.S. International Recruitment Strategy and Not Ivy League
Global Partner Chair and Presenter: Jobert Abueva (ETS, United States of America)

Tuesday, 28 May, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM: Dynamic Growth in English-Taught Bachelor Programs in Europe: Exploring Opportunities
Chair: Irina Ferencz (Academic Cooperation Association – ACA, Belgium)
Presenters:

  • Dana Petrova (Centre for International Cooperation in Education – DZS, Czech Republic)
  • Mavi Calabrese (ETS, Netherlands)
  • Sabine Pendl (European Association for International Education – EAIE, the Netherlands)


Wednesday, 29 May, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM
: Global Partner Session: International Students at the University—Special Treatment or Regular Care?
Global Partner Chair: Katarzyna Aleksy (NAWA, Poland)
Presenters:

  • Cheryl Francisconi (Institute of International Education – IIE Europe)
  • Orsolya Jánosik (Tempus Public Foundation – TPF, Hungary)
  • Yasmine Inauen (University of Zurich, Switzerland)


Wednesday, 29 May, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
: Change International Brand and Reputation from Good to Great
Chair: Robert Buttery (FHNW Switzerland, Switzerland)
Presenters:

  • Peter Kerrigan, (German Academic Exchange Service – DAAD New York)
  • Rachel Wellam (Monash University, Australia)
  • Kellie McMullin (Nova Scotia Community College NSCC International, Canada)


Thursday, 30 May, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
: Strategizing Internationalization: The Latest Trends from Europe
Chair: Irina Ferencz (Academic Cooperation Association – ACA, Belgium)
Presenters:

  • Amanda Crameri (Swiss National Agency Movetia, Switzerland)
  • Margrete Søvik (Diku, Norway)
  • Dana Petrova (Centre for International Cooperation in Education – DZS, Czech Republic)


Many ACA members can equally be reached in the exhibition area of the conference, at one of the following stands:

  • Study in Czech Republic (DZS) – 1451
  • Study in Estonia (Archimedes Foundation) – 2013
  • ETS Global – P909
  • Study in Flanders and Brussels (FKA) –1844
  • German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) – 1615
  • Study in Hungary (TPF) –1343
  • Study in Norway (Diku) – 624
  • Polish National Agency for Academic Exchange (NAWA) – 1807
  • Study in Switzerland+ (swissuniversities & Movetia) – 2237
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