Programme

The call for conference proposals for EAIE Barcelona 2020 is now closed. Submitters will be notified of their proposal status in March 2020. 

Conference theme

Both the city of Barcelona and the field of international higher education have forged their own creative pathways in the world. Barcelona has developed its own unique position globally via its unmatched architecture and its cosmopolitan character, and today it ranks as one of the world’s top smart cities.

This same creative and forward-thinking is also needed to address the complex realities of the world in which we live and operate as professionals. The field of higher education faces enormous pressures and challenges around matters of design, delivery and impact. However, internationalisation has the potential to redefine the norms that may constrain our work and guide education toward a better future. The theme of ‘Forging creative pathways’ celebrates both the city of Barcelona, teeming with creativity and bright plans for the future, and the exciting possibilities that lie ahead for creating responsible international higher education.

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Sessions

Sessions give participants a quick overview – 30 or 60 minutes – of a particular subject. As well as knowledge-sharing, sessions should offer enough room for discussion.

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Poster sessions

Poster sessions combine graphic and text elements into a poster to display a specific topic. Presenters are allocated a 90-minute slot in which to discuss their work with participants.

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Ignite© sessions

Ignite© sessions are a fast-paced first glance at different topics, intended to fire up discussions. Speakers have just five exciting minutes in which to present an idea.

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Workshops

Workshops are a training experience available to conference participants at an additional fee. They should be highly interactive and provide networking opportunities.

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Call for proposals timeline

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    Call for proposals opens

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    Proposal submission deadline

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    Submitters to be notified regarding proposals

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    32nd Annual EAIE Conference and Exhibition