Call for proposals: Going Global International Virtual Conference for Education Leaders

Proposals are invited to the Going Global 2021 virtual conference under the theme” Reimagining international higher education for a post-pandemic world”.

Going Global is a conference for leaders in international education to debate the future of further and higher education.

  • Providing a unique platform for knowledge sharing.
  • Connecting local, national, regional, and global agendas.
  • Building a global network for policymakers and practitioners working in the field of international education.
  • Sharing research and analysis to support the development of evidence-led policy.
  • Supporting global thought leadership.

As the uncertainty around the ongoing pandemic persists, Going Global wants to continue to offer a platform for higher education leaders to discuss the pressing issues facing the sector today without compromising the health and safety of their staff and delegates. Therefore, they will be delivering a virtual conference in June 2021 which will offer all the same benefits as attending in person.

Conference Date: June 15-17
Venue: Online
Theme: Reimagining international higher education for a post-pandemic world
Sub-themes
  • The changing student body
  • Serving the post-pandemic society
  • Protecting the planet.
Benefits

The virtual platform will allow candidates to engage and connect with education leaders from around the world. They will be able to:

  • attend live events delivered by sector experts where they’ll hear about the latest knowledge and trends affecting the higher education sector;
  • get involved in participant-led interactive sessions where they can make their voice heard, and exchange knowledge and best practice;
  • network with other delegates and make mutually beneficial connections;
  • move in and out of conference sessions just like a face-to-face event;
  • visit expo booths, engage with Going Global sponsors, and more.
Eligibility

To be eligible for this conference applicants must be either;

university or college vice-chancellor, president or principal, an adviser, minister or government representative, journalist or policy and strategy maker, or a professional and trade body working in international education.

Submission Process

The proposal must meet the requirements of the Going Global 2021 theme and sub-themes

Relevance to world leaders of international education
  • Innovative engagement with the theme
  • Launching new research
  • Originality
  • Clear takeaway messages
  • Tension
Deadline for Submission of ProposalsJanuary 15, 2021.

For more information and submission, visit the official site.