Session 08.03

Creating global change-makers: Enhancing our effectiveness as advocates through staff engagement and training

  • Thursday 28 Sept
  • Rotterdam D, Level 3, Rotterdam Ahoy
  • Level: All
  • Related Expert Communities Strategy and Management

International education practitioners and leaders create and engage with advocacy and collaboration opportunities as we navigate fast-moving currents. We leverage the calm and energy within, not only to help make sense of our complex world but hopefully to bring about lasting change. This session, involving case examples provided by panellists from Australia, Canada and the Netherlands, will introduce the concept of enhancing advocacy effectiveness through staff engagement and training.


  • Leadership, strategy and policy
    • Staff skills development


  • Kate Jennings, 
    Jennings International Education Leadership & Training, Canada


  • Guido De Wilde, 
    University of Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Craig Wallace, 
    Monash University, Australia