The Conference of the Americas on International Education (CAIE) offers a series of webinars in each edition and invites the higher education community and representatives from the public and private sectors as well as civil society to participate in discussions focused on innovation and the internationalization of higher education.

WEBINAR #1

WEBINAR #1

KNOWLEDGE HUBS AND THEIR COMMUNITIES: INTERNATIONAL CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES

DATE : March 12, 2019 at 2pm (Montreal EDT)

 

NUMBER : Event #402 824 229

 

THÈMEKNOWLEDGE HUBS AND COMMUNITIES : INTERNATIONAL CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES
This webinar addresses the role of knowledge hubs in their local communities and national and global context. What do we mean by Knowledge Hubs? Who are the key players? How can they bridge the connection of local, national and global, in particular in a time of increased nationalism and anti-globalism? What are some of the main international trends and challenges? And what are some challenging examples and best practices?

 

SPEAKERS :
HANS DE WIT
Director, Center for Internationale Higher Education
Boston College 

 

LANGUAGES : English and Spanish

INAUGURAL WEBINAR

DATE : November 22, 2018 at 11am (Montreal EDT)

 

NUMBER : Event #407 407 921

 

THEME :
This first informative webinar will introduce the work plan of the Executive Secretariat of the CAIE, including the series of thematic webinars that will be organized next year and present an update on the associate membership of CAIE-2019.
The speakers will make a general presentation of CAIE Colombia-2019, the schedule of activities, the main themes, subthemes and related concepts as well as the different options to participate. They will also discuss how HEIs and CAIE partners can submit their proposals for parallel sessions through the platform that will go online for the occasion.

 

SPEAKERS :
DAVID JULIEN
Executive Director – CAIE
Executive Director – OUI-IOHE

 

JEANNETTE VELEZ
General coordinator
National Committee – CAIE Colombia-2019