Liverpool (UK), July 2016 - From 13–16 September, Europe’s largest international higher education conference and exhibition will take place in Liverpool, UK. Organised by the European Association for International Education (EAIE), the event will gather more than 5,000 international higher education professionals from over ninety countries.
This year’s programme contains 177 sessions, 4 plenaries, 5 campus tours, 21 workshops, and 32 poster sessions – all in one week! The broad-ranging programme features a track entitled "Refugees in focus", as well as life-skill sessions, interactive sessions, and roundtable discussions for senior international officers. Other highlights include
- four extraordinary keynote speakers: award-winning educator Richard Gerver, professional coaching genius Heather White, the UNHCR’s Chief Spokesperson Melissa Fleming, and humanitarian expert Killian Kleinschmidt
- 600+ exhibiting organisations, who will showcase their products and services and allow you to foster new partnerships
- 22 networking events, including an authentic Scouse night in the birthplace of The Beatles, and a circus-themed dance with musical performances at the exquisite EAIE Extravaganza.