2018 NAFSA Annual Conference & Expo Registration Brochure - 7
Highlights in 2018
NAFSA Global Learning Colloquia $
Senior academic and administrative officers, deans, faculty
members, academic leaders, scholar-practitioners, and
international educators who are working to infuse a global
perspective into the curriculum are encouraged to attend one
or more of the colloquia. Learn more on page 16.
Seminar on Peace and Global
Civil Society $
Evolving Roles and Responsibilities of International
Higher Education in Peacebuilding
Sunday, May 27: 5:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m. (Day 1)
Presidents and Provosts Summit at
NAFSA 2018 $
Higher Education Leadership for Global Learning
Wednesday, May 30: 6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m. (Day 1)
Thursday, May 31: 8:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. (Day 2)
This special event brings campus presidents, chancellors, rectors,
and chief academic officers together to connect with colleagues from
around the world. Attendees will gain insights from keynote speakers;
breakout sessions designed for presidents and provosts, respectively;
and a panel discussion with higher education leaders. For more
information, visit www.nafsa.org/presidentsprovosts18.
Monday, May 28: 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. (Day 2)
This seminar will feature powerful stories and examples of
how higher education communities around the world have
developed their peacebuilding role and are working across
political and national boundaries to build peace and rebuild
their civil societies. Learn more on page 17.
Forum on Global Learning
Developing Capacity for Global Impact: From Skill Sets to Mindsets
Friday, June 1: 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. (Day 1)
Saturday, June 2: 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. (Day 2, Off-site)
Latin America Forum $
Leading Internationalization: Navigating Higher Education
Trends in Latin America
Monday, May 28: 2:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
Explore issues related to internationalization and strategic
partnerships with Latin America and the Caribbean. Higher
education leaders from throughout the region will share model
practices and provide insights on developing effective and
sustainable partnerships. Country-specific breakout tables will
be available for networking. Learn more on page 15.
Wednesday, May 30: 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Broaden your knowledge of international education and exchange
with Africa. Hear experts speak on internationalization efforts in
the region and meet with higher education leaders from several
African institutions, including the fellows from NAFSA's Global
Dialogue Fellows Program.
(COMPLIMENTARY SHUTTLE DEPARTS ON DAY 2
FROM PCC AT 7:30 A.M. AND RETURNS AT 5:30 P.M.)
Participants engage with practicing experts (faculty, researchers,
scholar-practitioners, and senior administrators) to explore strategic
integration of global learning across programming while building
capacity to further departmental and institutional goals. Features an
immersive and experiential site visit to explore an innovative new
approach. Learn more on page 17.
The communities of practice, the
extraordinary conversations on global
learning, and the overall positive atmosphere
made NAFSA the most valuable professional
JULIUS O. SOKENU, PhD, executive vice president,
REGISTER TODAY AT WWW.NAFSA.ORG/PHILADELPHIA