IUNC Americas 2018

Must attend international conference on internationalization with USA, Canada, LATAM region institutions, education agencies and Ministries of Education.

December 05-07, 2018

Miami, FL, USA

If you are interested in exploring higher education in the USA, Canada, LATAM region, finding new internationalization cooperation possibilities, recruiting foreign students and relevant acedemic partners from Americas and all over the world then IUNC Americas 2018 is the must attend networking event for you. The media partners of the conference are Accreditation in Education Company and Higher Education Discovery.

The 4th Annual International Universities Networking Conference with the exclusive face-to-face networking workshops is designed to connect universities from all over the world.

The conference program includes panel discussions, sessions, presentations and round-tables on the local and global higher education trends, one-to-one meetings with universities and recruitment agencies. The IUNC Americas 2018 provides each institution with excellent opportunities for networking, communication with potential international academic partners, branding and marketing services.

The most popular cooperation topics to be discussed at the Conference:

  • Student and Faculty exchanges

  • Student recruitment

  • Joint educational programs and dual degrees

  • Exchange of educational products

  • Joint grant applications

  • Joint research projects

  • Short-term programs

Respected Prof. Abdul Razak Abdul Jalil Al – Essa, The Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research of IRAQ and Mr Paulo Leao, Development Director at the Ministry of Education in BRAZIL will deliver their speeches during the conference.

PRELIMINARY Conference Program for the 1st day, Wednesday, Dec 05, 2018:

 

TIME SCHEDULE

08:30-09:30 Continental breakfast

09:00-09:30 Conference Registration

09:30-10:20 Opening Ceremony. Bogdan Voronovskiy, the Head of IUNC Organizing Committee Welcome word. Prof Steven Moll, Vice Provost of Biscayne Bay Campus, FIU Overview of the HigherEd Cooperation with Americas. Bogdan Voronovskiy

10:30-11:10 Session 1.1 Vocational Education in Higher Education Institutions from Brazil Paulo Leao, Development Director in the Ministry of Education in BRAZIL

11:10-11.30 Coffee-break

11:30-12:00 Session 2.1 The influence of Universities in restoring life in the Iraqi Cities that have been liberated recently from ISIS gangs Prof. Abdul Razak Abdul Jalil Al – Essa, The Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research of IRAQ

12:10-12:40 Session 3.1 Opportunities and Challenges to engage International Education Institution in the Iraqi Higher Education Market Ali Anbori, CEO at IRAQEDU

Session 3.2 Asia’s Outgoing Student Mobility and Recruitment Irina Stepanenko, International Relations Manager at Begin Group (GERMANY)

12:50-13:20 Session 4.1 Internationalizations model at Technology Development & Innovation Center Virginia Hernández, Internationalization Director at Orinoco Tic Cluster (COLOMBIA)

Session 4.2 New horizons in Morocco: The UEMC experience Maria Isabel Mansilla Blanco, Professor at European University Miguel De Cervantes (SPAIN)

13:30-14:30 Networking lunch

Session 5.2 Internationalization of Higher Education in the field of land management, cadastre and geodesy Vasily Nilipovskiy, Vice-Rector for International Cooperation at State University of Land Use Planning (RUSSIA)

15:10-15:40 Session 5.1 Recruiting in the United States: Engaging with Millennials and

14:30-15:00 Generation Y Christopher A. Kerzich, Director of Global Engagement, Director of the Americas at St Mary’s University London (UK)

Session 6.2 New Educational Ecosystems Javier F. Garcia, Academic Dean at HumboldtInternationalUniversity (USA)

15:50-16.20 Session 6.1 Challenges and successful practices for attracting LATAM students to European school Brandon Kirby, Director, MBA Admissions and Marketing at Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University (The NETHERLANDS)

Session 7.2 University cooperation opportunities for USA & East African Countries. Sudhindra Bhat, Deputy Vice Chancellor at ISBATUniversity (UGANDA)

16:30-16:50 Coffee-break

16:50-17:20 Session 7.1 Education in Americas: An Indian perspective on the strategies to be adopted Pankaj Ramesh Natu, Director at Thakur institute of management studies and research (INDIA)

Session 8.1 The Simpsons and the Study Abroad. Reflecting from the Global South about the trends on Higher International Education Andrea Alfonsina Rizzotti, Director of the Latin American Studies Department (ADELA) at FLACSO (ARGENTINA)

Session 8.2 The Influence of Collaborations on Regionalisation and its Impact on Higher Education Terrain Catherine Muhonja Aurah, Director, International Relations and Academic Linkages, Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology (KENYA)

17:30-18:00 Session 9.1 Embracing Open Innovation 2.0 enabled University Cooperation between USA, LATAM and Asia: A Model Siddharth Jabade, Vice Chancellor at Vishwakarma University (INDIA)

Session 9.2 Session & Speaker TBC

18:00-18:30 Free time for having a rest

18:30-21:00 Networking Dinner

The 2nd day is dedicated to Prescheduled one-to-one business appointments.

 

The IUNC Americas 2018 is definitely one of the best networking conferences for establishing university partnerships. The organizing committee welcomes universities, colleges, languages schools, recruiting agencies and other educational service providers from around the globe to join us at IUNC Americas 2018 conference!

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