Alumni Relations & Employability present: Higher education diplomacy: leveraging the talent diaspora (U02)

  • Date
    Wednesday 29 September 2021
  • Topics
    • Stakeholder engagement

About this session

Networks of knowledge diaspora, referred to as ‘country alumni’, have become an essential tool of public diplomacy, country branding, talent attraction and retention, and economic promotion. In this session, sector-spanning stakeholders will share their perspectives on how leading alumni projects in Germany, Sweden, Barcelona and the Netherlands advance employability, science and education diplomacy. Continue the conversation in the breakout session immediately following. 


  • Alexis Roig | SciTech DiploHub | China
  • Marije Bedaux | Leiden University | Netherlands
  • Kurt Bratteby | Swedish Institute | Sweden