Edition 50 - June 2005

Upcoming conferences: July - February 2006

26 June to 10 July
Europe – A New Global Player?
The New Knowledge Society on the Move - Mainz and Berlin, Germany
Register: May 31, 2005
Web: http://www.eu-int.bildung-rp.de/welt/canada/EH05engl.html

1 July

Seminar: The Admissions Challenge: Policies and Tools for the Admission of International Students into Higher Education
Academic Cooperation Association - Club de la Fondation Universitaire, Brussels
Register: Online registration begins next week! 27 April

Web: http://www.aca-secretariat.be/08events/Admissions.htm#Registration

13-17 July
Europe 2005 - The Second International Students' Meeting in Bialystok "Europe of Citizens - Europe of Homelands"Register: May 31, 2005
Web:http://www.uwb.edu.pl/europa2005/index.php?action=home

24-30 July
15th Annual International Conference of the American Association of University Administrators (AAUA) International University Bremen, Germany
Register by: ASAP
Web: http://www.cit.cmu.edu/eauf/

27-28 July
Swiss international language fair, Zuerich - Switzerland 
Language Schools from all over the world
Register: 30th of May 2005
Web: http://www.swisseducation.org/

25-26 August
Trends in the Management of Human Resources in Higher Education
OECD Headquarters in Paris
Register by: 31 May 2005
Web: OECD Calendar

26-28 August
XVIII International Conference on Higher Education: Strengths and Weaknesses of Public and Private Universities
Organised by Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey
Register by: Open
Web: http://www.intconfhighered.org/

28-31 August
27th annual EAIR Forum: Enduring Values and New Challenges in Higher Education. Riga, Latvia
Register: Early by 20 June
Web: http://www.eair.nl/riga/

30 Aug – 2 Sept 2005
The CASE Europe Annual Conference 2005, Edinburgh, Scotland
600 delegates from 19 countries the conference is a meeting place in Europe for development, marketing, alumni relations and communications professionals.
Register:  ASAP
Web: http://www.case.org/conferences/ceac/default.cfm

1-3 September
CHER conference "Higher Education: The Cultural Dimension -Innovative Cultures, Norms and Values", Jyväskylä, Finland
Register: Papers by 8 April
Web: http://ktl.jyu.fi/ktl/tutkimusryhmat/hiest/kansainvalisyys  

1-3 September
Bi- and Multilingual Universities – challenges and future prospects
Helsinki, Finland
Register: Early birds by 31 May. Deadline 30 June
Web: http://www.palmenia.helsinki.fi/congress/bilingual2005/

8-9 September
XI General Assembly: Post-Bergen Higher Education Area: Quality Assurance, Accreditation, Autonomy of Universities Erasmus Hogeschool Brussel, Belgium
Register: July 29
Web:http://www.grupocompostela.org/ingles/actividades/asambleas/ga05.php?sec=act&sub_sec=ga

8-9 September
UK GRAD programme London, UK
The European Charter for Researchers and the Code of Conduct for their Recruitment: turning policy into practice. Conference in the Programme of the UK Presidency of the European Union
Register: ASAP
Web: http://www.grad.ac.uk/  

14-17 September
17th Annual EAIE conference, Krak?w, Poland
Register: Early birds by 24 June 2005
Web: http://www.eaie.org/krakow/programme/

22 – 23 September
Council of Europe Conference on Higher Education Governance - Between democratic culture, academic aspirations and market forces.
Register: Nominations only
Web: http://www.coe.int/T/DG4/HigherEducation/Governance/ConferenceIntro_en.asp

29 September – 1 October 2005
3rd EFMD conference on undergraduate management education
Creating an open learning environment, Madrid
Register: Early bird 30 June 2005
Web: http://www.efmd.org/

2- 6 October
WEEC International Association, Torino, Italy
3rd World Environmental Education Congress.  Education paths towards sustainability
Register: ASAP
Web: http://www.3weec.org/

4-5 October
OECD/NUAS/NUS Karlstad University, Sweden
The Role of Higher Education Institutions in Regional Development
Register: September 5
Web: http://www.kau.se/corral/intra.lasso?page_id=1073

9-13 October
European Association for Education of Adults (EAEA) Course: Citizenship Education. Hanover, Germany
Discuss models and curricula concerning citizenship education as they have been developed and are currently in used, in particular in non-formal adult education.
Register: ASAP
Web: http://www.eaea.org/events.php?aid=6601&%20d=2005-10

11-14 October
The Australian International Education Conference 2005 - Hosted by IDP Education Australia, with the support of Australian Education International. Opportunities in a Challenging Environment
Register: Early 29 July 2005
Web: http://www.idp.com/aiec2005/

19-21 October
AFEC and CIEP de Sèvres, France
29th international symposium of comparative education "?ducation, Religion, Laïcit?. Quels enjeux pour les politiques ?ducatives ? Quels enjeux pour l'?ducation compar?e ?
Register: Deadline for submissions 1 March 2005, register ASAP
Web: http://afecinfo.free.fr/ERL05/index.html

19-21 October
Conference on the prospects of the European Research Area at the Institute of Public Administration Speyer, Germany
Register: ASAP
Web: http://www.dhv-speyer.de/jansen/ERA_conference/index_e.html

20-22 October
EUA Conference: "Research in European Universities: Mastering the Change Process"
Board, Council and Secretaries General meetings. University of Uppsala, Sweden
Register: Early bird by 31 August
Web:  http://www.eua.be/eua/en/Uppsala_conference.jspx

26-27 October and 29 October- 1 November
WEBA agents workshops 2005 and Swiss International Education Platform, Switzerland
Register: ASAP
Web: http://www.worldeducate.org/ and http://www.salonedellostudente.ch/

10-13 November
8th Annual international colloquium on international engineering education
Georgia Tech Hotel and Conference Center Atlanta, Georgia, USA November 10-13, 2005
With a focus on strategies and techniques for preparing young engineers for the global workplace
Register: October 10, 2005
Web: http://www.uri.edu/iep/colloquia/2005/

13-16 November
Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) Annual Conference 2005
British Columbia, Canada
Shifting Global Realities: Impact on International Education
Register: June 6
Web: http://www.cbie.ca/conference/index_e.cfm?page=annual_e

14-15 November
First Global meeting of Associations on Sharing Quality Higher Education across Borders: Role of Associations and Institutions Bibliotheca Alexandrina and Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport, Alexandria, Egypt
Register: Early by 1 July 2005
Web: http://www.unesco.org/iau/

14-15 November 2005
Communicating European Research 2005
International Conference, Brussels
Register: Early bird by 15 September 2005
Web: http://europa.eu.int/comm/research/conferences/2005/cer2005/index_en.html

28-30 November
Global University Network for Innovation (GUNI) Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain.  II International Barcelona Conference on Higher Education: the financing of universities. The Conference will come together with the celebration of the Nobel Day, a Nobel Laureates meeting to discuss about university issues
Register: ASAP
Web: http://www.guni2005.com/

30 November – 2 December
Next ACA conference “The future of the university” Vienna, Austria

ACA in cooperation with the Austrian Exchange Service (ÖAD)
Register: Details to come
Web: http://www.aca-secretariat.be/index.htm

30 November - 2 December
The financing of universities, Barcelona, Spain
The Global University Network for Innovation (GUNI) organizes this II International Barcelona Conference on Higher Education.
Register: ASAP
Web: http://www.guni2005.com/eng/index.htm

30 November – 2 December
ONLINE EDUCA Berlin, Germany
11th International Conference on Technology Supported Learning and Training. Meeting the networking needs of the international e-learning and distance education industry
Register: submission call is closed, register ASAP
Web: http://www.online-educa.com/en/

8-9 December
UNESCO Forum on Higher Education, Research and Knowledge, 2nd Global Research Seminar. Bringing together researchers from all five regions of UNESCO
Web: UNESCO portal 

13-14 February 2006
GUIDE (Global Association of Open Universities for Distance Education and Lifelong Learning) 2006 International Conference promoted by Università Telematica "Guglielmo Marconi"Open Universities International Conference Developing e Common Platform for Global Co-operation Rome, Italy
Register: from June 2005
Web: www.unimarconi.it/conference06/


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