Best Practices Conference 2017

'Lead Your Campus to the Top: Best Practices in Internationalizing the Campus'

Register Online | March 13-14, 2017

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The Institute of International Education will host the Annual Best Practices in Internationalization Conference at Florida International University in Miami, FL. Leading experts in the field and the winners of the 2017 Andrew Heiskell Awards for Innovation in International Education will present successful models and strategies for internationalizing the campus. The conference will focus on themes such as internationalization strategies, expanding participation in study abroad, and building international partnerships. There will be optional pre-conference roundtables and a networking reception held the day before the main conference on Monday, March 13, 2017.

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Event Details

Date: Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Location: Florida International University
Modesto A. Maidique Campus, Graham Center
11200 S.W. 8th Street
Miami, FL 33199

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Conference sessions will include:

  • Strategic Planning for Comprehensive Internationalization
  • Best Practices in Expanding Participation in Study Abroad
  • New Strategies for Global Engagement and Partnerships

Optional Pre-Conference Activities on Monday, March 13: Roundtables and Reception

  • 2:00-5:00pm: Concurrent Roundtable 1: Academic Engagement with Latin America, with emphasis on Cuba
  • 2:00-5:00pm: Concurrent Roundtable 2: Globalizing University Research: Innovation, Collaboration, and Competition
  • 5:00-7:00pm: Networking Reception

Early Bird Registration (until January 20)

  • $250 Member Price (includes lunch) REG: $295
  • $290 Non-Member Price (includes lunch) REG: $335
  • $125 Pre-conference Roundtable and Networking Reception (on March 13, 2:00pm-7:00pm)

Practical Information

Agenda Draft (150 KB, PDF)

Conference Logistics (Hotels & Travel) (142 KB, PDF)

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