Session 05.09

The digital future: electronic credentials and online document authentication for international admissions

Printed credentials are rapidly being replaced with electronic academic records. Universities must adapt their policies and redefine the definition of official documents to remain competitive and use technology to streamline the admissions process. Join this session for a review of 2018 survey data from North American institutions, an overview of electronic verification, benefits and limitations, and best practices from Sweden and Italy.


  • Admissions & accreditation
  • Mobility


  • Aleksander Morawski, 
    Scholaro Inc., USA


  • Francisco Contreras, 
    Swedish Council for Higher Education, Sweden
  • Chiara Finocchietti, 
    CIMEA - NARIC Italia, Italy


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