2018 NAFSA Annual Conference & Expo Registration Brochure - 27
#26 Member $399 | Nonmember $529
Healthcare and Health Insurance:
An International Adviser's Tool Kit $
Monday, May 28: 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Most international student and scholar professionals
recognize the importance of healthcare and insurance to both
the academic achievement and overall well-being of their
international students and exchange visitors. However, few
educators feel fully confident in advising on these topics. Join
this foundational workshop to identify and develop the tools
needed to provide support to the international community.
#23 Member $299 | Nonmember $429 | Student $99
Through this workshop, participants prepare a sample H-1B
petition and gather and examine sources of information,
reference sources of authority, determine the required wage
rate, prepare forms for submission, and build an inspection
file. Consider how to facilitate regulatory compliance and the
active integration of international employees.
Monday, May 28: 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Filing Academic H-1B Petitions $
Integrating Intercultural Competencies
into International Student
Orientation Programming $
Tuesday, May 29: 8:00 a.m-12:00 p.m.
Learn how to effectively integrate intercultural competencies
into predeparture, arrival, and ongoing orientation
programming for students coming to the United States to
pursue their studies. Explore learning and training options
based on theories that combine objective and subjective
cultures, which enable international students to develop the
necessary sensitivities and competencies to achieve their goals
in culturally diverse academic contexts.
#35 Member $299 | Nonmember $429 | Student $99
J-1 Advising for Beginners $
Sunday, May 27: 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Develop an understanding of J-1 advising and regulatory issues
including: eligibility, DS-2019 issuance, health insurance,
maintenance of status, extension, transfer, 212(e), repeat
participation, and employment. SEVIS is discussed in relation
to advising practices and procedures.
#9 Member $399 | Nonmember $529
REGISTER TODAY AT WWW.NAFSA.ORG/PHILADELPHIA