Edition 120 - April 2011

Upcoming international events

Upcoming ACA events:

22-24 May 2011
ACA Annual Conference
Vienna, Austria

http://www.aca-secretariat.be/index.php?id=461


Other events:

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

6-7 May 2011
MODERN (European Platform for Higher Education Modernisation) Conference: Assuring the Quality of Internationalisation
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
http://www.highereducationmanagement.eu/activities/conferences/amsterdam

9-11 May 2011
Annual Spring Conference on Internationalisation of Finnish Higher Education 2011
Kuopio, Finland
http://kevatpaivat.savonia.fi/index.php/en/home

10-12 May 2011
International Arab Conference on Quality Assurance in Higher Education (IACQA)
Amman, Jordan
http://iacqa.org/en/#http://iacqa.org/en/

12-13 May 2011
MODERN (European Platform for Higher Education Modernisation) Conference: Developing a strategic agenda for university knowledge exchange - Universities building dynamic interactions with their external environment
Milan, Italy
http://www.highereducationmanagement.eu/activities/conferences/knowledge-exchange

16-17 May 2011
UNESCO Global Forum: Rankings and Accountability in Higher Education: Uses and Misuses
Paris, France
http://www.unesco.org/new/en/education/themes/strengthening-education-systems/higher-education/quality-assurance/rankings-forum/

19-20 May 2011
PASCAL Universities’ Regional Engagement Project (PURE) Conference: Regional Development and Higher Education - The Next Decade
Brussels, Belgium
http://pascalobservatory.org/pascalnow/pascal-activities/events/pure-conference-regional-development-and-higher-education-next-de#http://pascalobservatory.org/pascalnow/pascal-activities/events/pure-conference-regional-development-and-higher-education-next-de

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        

25-27 May 2011
European Association for University Lifelong Learning (EUCEN) Conference: Education as a right - LLL for all!
Granada, Spain
http://eucen2011.escuelaposgrado.es/

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

5-7 June 2011
Asia-Europe Education Workshop – Knowledge Societies: Universities and their Social Responsibilities
Innsbruck, Austria
http://www.asef.org/index.php?option=com_project&task=view&id=691

7-9 June 2011
Week of Innovative Regions in Europe 2011 (WIRE2011): Idea or Ideal? Clusters and research infrastructures working together?
Debrecen, Hungary
http://wire2011.eu/

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

17-19 June 2011
International Conference on Higher Education (ICHE)
Ankara, Turkey
http://www.intconfhighered.org/#http://www.intconfhighered.org/

15-16 June 2011
Final Conferene of EUROSTUDENT IV
Copenhagen, Denmark   
http://www.eurostudent.eu/conferences/copenhagen/home/index_html

19-22 June 2011
Summer 2011 Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL) Conference
Niagara Falls, US
http://asaihl.keuka.edu/

20-22 June 2011
European Access Network Conference - Student Diversity in Higher Education: Conflicting Realities
Amsterdam, the Netherlands
http://www.ean-edu.org/index.php?view=article&catid=41:future&id=119:2011-annual-conference&option=com_content&Itemid=84

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”.
Reykjavík, Iceland
http://www.yourhost.is/cher2011/cher-2011.html

28-30 June 2011
KoWi Annual Conference on European Union Research Funding (KoWi-Bundestagung)
Cologne, Germany
http://www.kowi.de/en/desktopdefault.aspx/tabid-39/832_read-1206/date-985/

3-6 July 2011
The Association of Arab and European Universities (AEUA) Presidents’ Meeting
Groningen, the Netherlands
http://www.aeua.net/presidents-meeting

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/

11-13 July 2011
International Bologna Conference – The Social Dimension: Stocktaking and Future Perspectives of Student Affairs and Services
Berlin, Germany
http://www.student-affairs.eu/home.html

28-31 August 2011
European Association for International Education (EAIR) Annual Forum: Building cultures, promoting diversity: higher education in search of an equilibrium
Warsaw, Poland
http://www.eair.nl/forum/warsaw/

1-4 September 2011
European Universities Public Relations and Information Officers association (EUPRIO) Annual Conference
Prague, Czech Republic
http://www.euprio.cz/programme/

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                                 

13-16 September 2011
European Association for International Education (EAIE) Conference: Cooperate, Innovate, Participate
Copenhagen, Denmark
http://www.eaie.org/Copenhagen/

15-16 September 2011
16th Perspektywy Poland International Education Fair Fall 2011
Warsaw, Poland
http://www.perspectives.pl/

26-27 September 2011
International Conference Unica – University of Warsaw: Cities and their Universities for the Creation of Knowledge and Innovation
Warsaw, Poland
http://www.unica-network.eu/event/international-conference-unica-university-of-warsaw-cities-and-their-universities-for-creation

10-11 October 2011
Observatory on Academic Ranking and Excellence (IREG) Forum: National University Rankings on the Rise
Bratislava, Slovakia
http://www.ireg-observatory.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=blogcategory&id=0&Itemid=123

11-14 October 2011
Australian International Education Conference
Adelaide, Australia
http://www.aiec.idp.com/home.aspx
 
26-28 October 2011
Education Research Institute (ERI) International Conference on Education Research -International Education Cooperation for Sustainable Development in the Context of Globalization: A Critical Appraisal
Seoul, Korea
http://www.icer.or.kr/contents/welcoming.asp

20-21 October 2011
ICEUTE 2011 - International Conference on European Transnational Education
Salamanca, Spain
http://gicap.ubu.es/iceute2011/main/home.shtml

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

3-4 November 2011
European Association of Distance Education Universities (EADTU) Annual Conference: Universities and regional development in an open knowledge society
Eskişehir, Turkey
http://www.eadtu.eu/activities/upcoming-conference.html

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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