2016 is nearly coming to an end and the new year is approaching at full speed. Successful people always plan ahead.

Have you made your plans for the end of 2016 and 2017 yet?

Top higher education conferences in the world

We have prepared a long list of higher education conferences in Europe, United States, Australia… from all across the world.

Take your seat along with thousands of higher education leaders, experts, and keynote speakers to explore the trends, challenges and opportunities in the High education industry.

So, it’s time to mark up your calendars and start planning which conferences you will attend in 2016 and 2017.

We are hoping this to be a useful resource to plan your calendar for the end of this year and the next one.

Higher education conferences in 2016

  1. The THEWorld Academic Summit 2016 
    Dates: September 26-28, 2016 | Register here
    Location: University of California, Berkeley, San Francisco, California
  2. Columbia Model United Nations in New York (CMUNNY)
    Dates: September 29 – October 1, 2016 | Register here
    Location: New York City, New York
  3. The Forum’s 3rd European Conference| Living Change: Education Abroad in 21st Century Europe
    October 5-7, 2016 | Register here
    Athens, Greece
  4. African Network for Internationalization of Education (ANIE): 7th Annual Conference
    Dates: October 5-7, 2016 | Register here
    Location: Accra, Ghana
  5. Association of American Colleges and Universities | Global Learning and the College Curriculum: Nurturing Student Efficacy in a Global World
    Dates: October 6-8, 2016 | Register here
    Location: Denver, Colorado
  6. 2016 EFMD Higher Education Research Conference
    October 10-11, 2016 | Register here
    Barcelona, Spain
  7. The Global Education Forum
    Dates: October 13-15, 2016 | Register here
    Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  8. Australian International Education Conference (AIEC) | Connectivity: At the Heart of International Education
    October 18-21, 2016 | Register here
    Melbourne, Australia
  9. VII Moscow International Conference of Higher Education Researchers
    Dates: October 20-22, 2016| Register here
    Location: Moscow, Russia
  10. IIE Summit on Generation Study Abroad
    October 23-25, 2016 | Register here
    Washington, DC
  11. 7th Annual Global Education Conference
    November 13-16, 2016 | Register here
    online conference
  12. Confab Higher Ed 2016
    Dates: November 14- 16, 2016 | Register here
    Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  13. International Conference on Education, Research, and Innovation ICERI2016: Transforming Education, Transforming Lives
    Dates: November 14-17 | Register here
    Location: Seville, Spain
  14. 2016 CIEE Annual Conference: Partnering with Faculty to Expand Global Education
    Dates: November 16-19 | Register here
    Location: Los Angeles, California
  15. AIRC Annual Conference | Ebb and Flow: The Shifting Landscape of International Education Recruitment
    Dates: November 30-December 3, 2016 | Register here
    Location:  Miami, Florida
  16. 2016 Leadership Educators Institute
    Dates: December 11-13, 20116 | Register here
    Location: Long Beach, California

Higher education conferences in 2017

  1. 15th Annual Hawaii International Conference on Education
    Dates: January 3-6, 2017 | Register here
    Honolulu, Hawaii
  2. The Education World Forum
    Dates: January 22-25, 2017 | Register here
    Location: United Kingdom
  3. WEI International European Academic Conference on Education and Humanities
    January 23-25, 2017 | Register here
    Location: Barcelona, Spain
  4. The 9th Annual Conference on Higher Education Pedagogy
    Date: February 14-17, 2017 | Register here
    Location:  Blacksburg, Virginia
  5. IUNC North America 2017 |Building the Global HigherEd Community
    Date: February 15-17, 2017 | Register here
    Location: Miami, Florida
  6. AIEA Annual Conference | Internationalization Through Difference: Transcending Boundaries
    Dates: February 19-22, 2017 | Register here (after mid of October)
    Location: Washington, DC
  7. Universities Australia’s Higher Education Conference 2017
    Dates: March 1-3, 2016 | Register here
    Location: Canberra, Australia
  8. Comparative and International Education Society (CIES) 61st Annual Conference
    Dates: March 5-9, 2017 | Register here
    Location:  Atlanta, Georgia
  9. ACE Annual Meeting 2017
    March 11-15, 2017 | Register here
    Washington, DC
  10. 2017 NASPA Annual Conference -Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education
    Dates: March 11–15, 2017 | Register here (after October 3, 2016)
    Location: San Antonio, Texas
  11. 12th Annual APAIE Conference
    March 20-23, 2017 | Register here
    Kaohsiung, Taiwan
  12. 2017 EUA Conference
    Dates: April 6-7, 2017 | Register here
    Location:Bergen, Norway
  13. FAUBAI 2017 Annual Conference | New Trends on Internationalization of Higher Education: Social Engagement and Innovation
    Dates: April 8-12, 2017 | Register here
    Location: Porto Alegre, Brazil
  14. CSEDU 2017, the International Conference on Computer Supported Education
    Dates: April 21-23, 2017 | Register here
    Location: Porto, Portugal
  15. EDUCON2017: IEEE Global Engineering Education Conference
    April 25-28, 2017 | Register here
    Athens, Greece
  16. Going Global 2017 | Global Cities: Connecting Talent, Driving Change
    Dates: May 22- 24, 2017 | Register here
    Location: London, United Kingdom
  17. 2017 International Conference on Education Stockholm
    June 4-8, 2017 | Register here
    Stockholm, Sweden
  18. Canada International Conference on Education
    June 26-29, 2017 | Register here
    Toronto, Canada
  19. 7th IEA International Research Conference
    Dates:  June 28-29 2017 | Register here
    Location: Prague, Czech Republic
  20. The European Conference on Education 2017 (ECE2017)
    Dates: June 29-July 2, 2017 | Register here
    Location: Brighton, United Kingdom
  21. Women in Higher Education Leadership Summit
    July 30-August 2, 2017 | Register here
    Location: San Diego, California
  22. ITEC 2017: International Teacher Education Conference
    August 16-18, 2017 | Register here
    Cambridge, Massachusetts
  23. ESERA 2017 Conference
    August 21-25, 2017 | Register here
    Dublin, Ireland
  24. ECER 2017
    August 22-25 , 2017 | Register here
    Copenhagen, Denmark
  25. 29th Annual EAIE Conference
    September 12–15, 2017 | Register here
    Seville, Spain
  26. Alliance for International Education 2017 | Internationalising Schools: Sharing good practice and addressing challenges
    Dates: October 6-8, 2017 | Register here
    Location:  Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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  1. The Center for Global Curriculum Studies and Seattle Pacific University present:
    Symposium 2017 – Educational Innovations in Countries Around the World.

    June 28-30, 2017
    Seattle, WA – Seattle Pacific University

    Presentations are welcomed in the following areas: pedagogics, policy, administration, curriculum and instruction, critical theory, sustainability, educational psychology, philosophy of education, economic education, environmental education, global education, comparative education, history of education, special education, counselor education, early childhood education, higher education, and school-based education. The common thread is found in trends, research, development, and innovations.

    Papers will be published in the journal INTERNATIONAL DIALOGUES ON EDUCATION

    Submit papers/proposals and direct inquiries to:
    Dr. Arthur K. Ellis |
    Professor & Director | Center for Global Curriculum Studies


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