Posts By: EAIE

23 Sep 2016

In conversation with Sabine Pendl

They say that good things come in small packages and new EAIE Vice-President, Sabine Pendl, Director of the Office of International Relations at the University of Graz in Austria, is no exception. Following her official induction at the Liverpool 2016 Closing Plenary, we sat down with Sabine to learn more about her. What’s she anticipating… Read more »

16 Sep 2016

From camp to campus: higher education for refugees

EAIE Liverpool 2016 has come to an end and what an exceptionally productive week it has been. What a wealth of knowledge our participants, speakers, chairs, Leadership, exhibitors, sponsors, University Partners and presenters bring to the table at our conference! This is exactly the kind of energy that has the potential to make a real… Read more »

15 Sep 2016

The art of effective networking

Lunch-time Plenary Keynote speaker Heather White addressed the audience on the all-important issue of networking. We had the pleasure of catching up with her before the conference to get some exclusive contact-making tips and tricks for the readers of our blog. Heather is a true expert in the art of networking, so do take some… Read more »

14 Sep 2016

Refugees in focus: dignity in aid

This year, the EAIE Leadership and membership tried to find ways to respond to the refugee crisis in Europe. A series on the EAIE blog last year highlighted first-response efforts taking place throughout the continent. A Spotlight Seminar in June had participants discussing existing best practices and exchanging experiences. At the conference in Liverpool, we… Read more »

14 Sep 2016

Welcome to EAIE Liverpool 2016

Over 5000 professionals from the field of international higher education have made their way to Liverpool from more than 90 countries to experience our conference first-hand. The event’s official kickoff is today, with Opening Plenary Keynote speaker Richard Gerver setting the stage for an incredibly inspirational week. Your schedule will fill up before you know… Read more »

12 Sep 2016

Press release: First major international education event following Brexit

From 13–16 September, over 5000 members of the international higher education community from more than 90 countries will gather at ACC Liverpool, UK for the 28th Annual EAIE Conference and Exhibition. This year’s conference is inspired by the future–oriented theme ‘Imagine…’, a tribute to one of the host city’s most admired figures – the illustrious… Read more »

30 Aug 2016

Beacons of light: the 2016 EAIE Award winners

In a world where the need for international and intercultural collaboration is highlighted on what seems like a daily basis, it’s more important than ever to promote the values of higher education and recognise those in our community who are working to foster international partnership and exchange. That’s why we’re so proud to announce the… Read more »