Edition 116 - December 2010

Upcoming international events

Upcoming ACA events:

21 January 2011
ACA European Policy Seminar: “What's new in Brussels? Recent developments in European policies and programmes”
Brussels, Belgium
http://www.aca-secretariat.be/index.php?id=470

18 March 2011
ACA European Policy Seminar: Brazil, Russia, India, China. Key points on the European higher education compass?
Brussels, Belgium
http://www.aca-secretariat.be/index.php?id=493

22-24 May 2011
ACA Annual Conference: The excellence imperative. World-class aspirations and real-world needs
Vienna, Austria
http://www.aca-secretariat.be

Other events:

14-16 January 2011
2011 World Universities Forum
Hong Kong
http://ontheuniversity.com/conference-2011/

27-29 January 2011
International Colloquium of RESUP (Réseau d'Etude sur l'Enseignement Supérieur): “Reforming Higher Education and Research”
Paris, France
http://www.resup.u-bordeaux2.fr/lesactualites/lesactu.htm (in French)

1 February 2011
Europe Unit Conference: “Tying it all together – you, the EHEA, and the wider world”
The UK HE Europe
London, England
http://www.europeunit.ac.uk/europe_unit_conference/index.cfm    

10-11 February 2011
OECD Conference: “Higher Education in Cities and Regions - For Stronger, Cleaner and Fairer Regions”  
University of Seville
Seville, Spain
http://www.oecd.org/site/0,3407,en_21571361_45834904_1_1_1_1_1,00.html                                                   

10-11 February 2011
Laboratory for Education and Society, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven: “Curating the European University: European Exposition and Public Debate”
Leuven, Belgium
http://ppw.kuleuven.be/les/agenda-items/curating_eur_univ

15 February 2011
Westminster Education Forum: “The future of Higher Education”
London, UK
http://www.westminsterforumprojects.co.uk/forums/event.php?eid=206    

20-23 February 2011
2011 AIEA Annual Conference: “Competition and Collaboration in the Global Transformation of Higher Education”
San Francisco, USA
http://www.aieaworld.org/AnnouncementRetrieve.aspx?ID=42859

9-12 March 2011
APAIE and University of Taiwan: "Asia-Pacific Education: Impacting the World"
Taiwan
http://www.apaie.org/conference/2011/program.php
Open call for papers:
http://www.apaie.org/conference/2011/proposals.php

10-12 March 2011
Going Global 2011: “World Education: The New Powerhouse?”
Hong Kong
http://www.britishcouncil.org/goingglobal
Open call for proposals:
http://www.britishcouncil.org/goingglobal-gg5-call-for-papers.htm

11 March 2011
Center for Higher Education Policy Studies (CHEPS): “The Reform of Higher Education and Research in Europe”
Enschede, The Netherlands
http://www.utwente.nl/mb/cheps/

15 March 2011
2011 Nuffic Annual Conference: “Multilingualism: Oui? Yes! ¿Si? Ja!”
Beurs van Berlage, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
http://www.nuffic.nl/nederlandse-organisaties/nieuws-evenementen/evenementen/nuffic-jaarcongres-2011 (in Dutch)         

30 March- 2 April 2011
Observatory on Borderless Higher Education Global Forum 2011: “Levelling the International Playing Field: A New Global Regionalism for Sustainable Partnerships, Student Mobility and Open and Distance Learning”
Banff, Canada
http://www.obhe.ac.uk/the_2011_global_forum__canada/overview

11-12 April 2011
IAU Global Meeting of Associations on Internationalization of Higher Education: “New Players, New Approaches”
New Delhi, India
http://www.iau-aiu.net/conferences/upcoming.html

14 April 2011
Centre for Parliamentary Studies: “The 3rd Annual Symposium on University Rankings and Quality Assurance in Europe 2011”
Brussels, Belgium
http://publicpolicyexchange.co.uk/events/BD14-PPE2.php     


18-20 April 2011
International Conference on Higher Education Marketing - ICHEM 2011: “Globalisation and the Marketing of Higher Education”
Cairo, Egypt
http://www.aucegypt.edu/Business/ichem/Pages/Home.aspx

1-2 May 2011
1st QS-MAPLE Conference: Globalising Higher Education in Middle East and North Africa
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
http://www.qsmaple.org/index.php

19-21 May 2011
UNESCO-CEPES: “Life after Graduation: The Role of Graduate Employment and Tracking Systems for Continuous Curricula Development and Quality Enhancement in Higher Education”
Sibiu, Romania
http://conferences.ulbsibiu.ro/unescocepes/en/ 

25-27 May 2011
The Observatory on Borderless Higher Education and ICEF, 2011 Global Forum:  “Levelling the International Playing Field: A New Global Regionalism for Sustainable Partnerships, Student Mobility and Open and Distance Learning”
Vancouver, Canada
http://www.obhe.ac.uk/the_2011_global_forum__canada/overview   

29 May – 3 June 2010
NAFSA Annual Conference 2011: “Innovation and Sustainability in International Education”
Vancouver, Canada
http://www.nafsa.org/annualconference/default.aspx?id=3199

30 May – 3 June 2010
Association of African Universities (AAU): “Strengthening the Space of Higher Education in Africa”
Stellenbosch, South Africa
http://www.aau.org/events/?&/lang=en

14-17 June 2011
World Association for Cooperative Education – WACE World Conference 2011
Philadelphia, US
http://www.waceinc.org/philly2011/index.html

21-23 June 2011
20th European Access Network (EAN) Anniversary Conference: “Higher Education for Under-represented Groups in the Market Economy”
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
http://www.ean-edu.org/index.php?view=article&catid=41%3Afuture&id=119%3A2011-annual-conference&option=com_content&Itemid=84

23-25 June 2011
CHER 24th annual Conference: “What are the prospects of higher education in the 21st century? Ideas, research and policy”.
University of Iceland, Reykjavík, Iceland.
http://www.yourhost.is/cher2011/cher-2011.html      

7-11 July 2011
Higher Education Research and Development Society of Australasia – HERDSA 2011: “Higher Education on the Edge”
Gold Coast, Australia
http://conference.herdsa.org.au/2011/

8-9 September 2011
Bournemouth University, 4th International Conference on Education for Sustainable Development and Global Citizenship: “Global Vision, Local Action”
Bournemouth, UK
http://www.bournemouth.ac.uk/about/the_global_dimension/centre_for_global_perspectives/conference_2011.html        

30 October - 2 November 2011
Centre for the World-Class Universities: 4th International Conference on World-Class Universities (WCU-4)
Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Shanghai, China
http://gse.sjtu.edu.cn/WCU/WCU-4.htm

17-18 November 2011
IAU 2011 International Conference: “Strategies for Securing Equity in Access and Success in Higher Education”
Nairobi, Kenya
http://www.iau-aiu.net/conferences/upcoming.html

 

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