Upcoming events

Have you marked your calendars yet? We are attending a lot of conferences and events worldwide related to education. Do you want to know all about the upcoming events and to book a meeting with us? Then please contact us.

RTM Higher Education Congress

1331 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, District Of Columbia 20004, USA, 5 - 7 August 2018

RTM Higher Education Congress

The RTM Higher Education Academics Congress brings together US professionals in leadership positions to exchange views on how to leverage the changes in the industry, while remaining laser-focused on the development, employability and satisfaction of their students. The numerous sessions will bring to the attention of the audience new technological tools, new approaches, alternative funding models and much more. The event offers a combination of strategy sessions, keynote panels, collaborative roundtables and private business meetings, where ground-breaking ideas will be born, challenged and put into action.

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Webinar: A Marketeer's Toolkit for International Student Recruitment

15 August 2018, 16:00 CET

Webinar: A Marketeer's Toolkit for International Student Recruitment

Due to increasing global and local competition with major political shifts in the background, international student recruitment is becoming more complicated. In our upcoming webinar, we will focus on the example of Koç University and the approach used to recruit international students in the MENA region. What’s more, it will look at the best practices to engage and convert the new generation of prospective students. The webinar will be complemented by one of our recent case studies “Targeting students in the MENA region for a scholarship program”. 

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The PIEoneer Awards 2018

8 Northumberland Avenue, London, UK, 7 September 2018

The PIEoneer Awards 2018

As the summer draws to a close, we hope to see you at The PIEoneer Awards 2018! This award ceremony will be celebrating the innovation and achievement in international education by individuals and organisations who dare to revolutionalise old standards in education and student experience. With the attendance of over 375 education leaders and a venue near Trafalgar Square, this is bound to be an amazing night!

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30th Annual EAIE Conference and Exhibition

Palais des Expositions et des Congrès (Palexpo), Geneva, Switzerland, 11 - 14 September 2018

30th Annual EAIE Conference and Exhibition

“Facing outward” is the compelling theme of the 30th Annual EAIE Conference, inviting you to collaborate with the like-minded views and reason with the contrasting perspectives in international education. The blend of sessions and workshops will better prepare you to tackle topics such as student experience, leadership and strategy, funding and mobility. And if you’d like to discuss the challenges your university faces with student recruitment over a coffee, get in touch with our team, represented by Julian Longbottom, Steven Mulligan, Thijs van Vugt and many more, or meet us at booth #K61. What’s more, our EVP of Global Engagement, Rahul Choudaha, will be chairing the interactive session “The innovation imperative for global engagement strategies”, and our Strategic Partnerships Director, Bertrand Laborde, will be leading the workshop “Secrets of marketing and recruitment geeks: how to monitor and master online marketing”. We hope to see you there!

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Breakfast Seminar during the EAIE Conference

Starling Hotel, Route François-Peyrot 34, 1218 Le Grand-Saconnex, Geneva, Switzerland, 13 September 2018

Breakfast Seminar during the EAIE Conference

If you are going to the EAIE Conference this September and are passionate about data, be sure to join our Breakfast Seminar on Big Data. It will provide an insight into how the Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) utilises real-time market analytics to maximise return-on-investment, to identify new opportunities and to strengthen its partnerships. The data from over 29 million students searching for degrees on our platforms has proven to be an accurate projection and reflection of the higher education market. And we’d love to share it with you, so join us for a deep dive into trends and forecasts, the supply of and demand for degrees, and new market opportunities that this student data uncover for your university!

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CVU Conference 2018

The Hilton Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom, 20-21 September 2018

CVU Conference 2018

The two-day event by The Council of Validating Universities is themed “Partnerships in the new world”, and aims to reflect on the achievements and challenges related to collaboration in higher education. The selection of speakers will include British university leaders and thought leaders of the industry. Among the presenters, you’ll also find our Thought Leadership Manager, Carmen Neghina.

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NACAC National Conference 2018

Salt Palace Convention Center, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, 27-29 September 2018

NACAC National Conference 2018

NACAC’s 74th National Conference will take place in the city of some of the most beautiful mountain and desert views in the states – Salt Lake City. The event will gather more than 7,500 counselling and admission professionals and will present the most recent research and news in the industry. Rahul Choudaha, our EVP of Global Engagement, will be chairing the session “Innovative Strategies for Diversifying and Expanding International Undergraduate Enrollment”, which will provide solutions for optimising your international student recruitment strategy.

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EFMD GN Central & Eastern Europe Annual Conference

Kozminski University, Warsaw, Poland, 8-10 October 2018

EFMD GN Central & Eastern Europe Annual Conference

The EFMD GN Central & Eastern Europe Annual Conference will take place in the Polish capital, once known as “The Paris of the East” because of its Baroque beauty. The city where traditions meet innovation will offer you the best of Eastern European culture and cuisine, while the conference will bring you together with other professionals in higher education, to exchange perspectives on latest challenges in management education and development. The three-day event, themed “One Europe, one world”, will kick off with an EMFD Accreditation Seminar, followed by a variety of sessions that will inspire you to reimagine the future of the industry.

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Australian International Education Conference (AIEC) 2018

Sydney Convention Centre, Sydney, Australia, 9-12 October 2018

Australian International Education Conference (AIEC) 2018

Here is one more reason why you should visit one of the greatest cities in the world, Sydney. Besides its exciting atmosphere, beautiful beaches and gourmet coffee, this year Sydney will host the 32nd Australian International Education Conference, offering you a selection of sessions, workshops and masterclasses led by distinguished professionals in the industry. Topics such as disruption and innovation, employability, key markets and establishing a connection with the new generation of students will be challenged and reshaped under the theme “Empowering a new generation”. Our EVP of Global Engagement, Rahul Choudaha, will be taking part in the research roundtable session “Empowering a new generation of talent: drivers and impact of post-study work policies”, and will be chairing the session “Getting future-ready: Impact of megatrends on global engagement strategies”.

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ResLife Training 2018

Utrecht, The Netherlands, 11 October 2018

ResLife Training 2018

The Class of 2020 is a Dutch NGO with a mission to improve the situation of student housing markets across Europe. If you’re a professional who works with or for students, in the field of recruitment or housing, make sure to join their interactive training in one of the loveliest cities in the Netherlands – Utrecht. The event will offer tools and guidance on supporting (international) students in an age when social pressure to succeed takes a toll on their mental health. The open dialogue between the audience and the experts will reveal the pressing issues in residence life experience and will provide you with the right ways to address and approach them.

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Marcus Evans University Leadership Summit 2018

Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa, Palm Beach, FL, USA, 11-12 October 2018

Marcus Evans University Leadership Summit  2018

As an invitation-only event, the University Leadership Summit will welcome its guests to a more secluded environment that will kindle discussions about the major forces shaping the education industry. Senior-level university executives and solution providers will exchange perspectives on topics like big data, student diversity and success, managing sensitive issues and freedom of speech, and will review the foolproof practices in education management. Our CEO, Edwin van Rest, and Senior VP North America, Martha Jordan, will attend the event and look forward to meeting you there!

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Studyportals Academy: Student Recruitment Workshop

Studyportals HQ, Klokgebouw 280, Eindhoven, The Netherlands, 18-19 October 2018

Studyportals Academy: Student Recruitment Workshop

If you want to enhance your understanding of international student recruitment, through hands-on workshops, assignments and sharing experiences, we might just have the perfect event for you. The 2-day programme includes four training topics that are crucial components of a successful student recruitment strategy – Branding, Google Analytics, Leads and Enrolment Management and Data-driven Strategic Planning. You can mix and match the tracks, selecting the ones that are most relevant for your recruitment goals. And to top it all off, you get to visit our vibrant and inspiring headquarters, the birthplace of our good ideas and innovation.

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ICEF Berlin Workshop

The InterContinental, Berlin, Germany, 4-6 November 2018

ICEF Berlin Workshop

The ICEF Berlin Workshop will be held in the ever-changing German capital, known for its unconventional charisma and vivid history. The venue of the event is within walking distance of the historic centre of the city, while the programme includes seminars, presentations, pre- and post-event activities and numerous opportunities for networking. Studyportals’ Product Director, Rob Jansen, will be at the event, so make sure to say hi!

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UK NARIC Conference 2018

The QEII Centre, Westminster, London, United Kingdom, 7-8 November 2018

UK NARIC Conference 2018

UK NARIC is the UK’s National Agency for providing information and assessment academic, vocational and professional qualifications from across the world. Its conference will take place in the very heart of London, inviting you to a variety of specialist workshops, including panels and interactive sessions. Keep an eye on their official website, as more information about the event will be coming out soon!

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The 2018 UPCEA Marketing and Enrollment Management Seminar

Hilton Long Beach, Long Beach, CA, USA, 7-9 November 2018

The 2018 UPCEA Marketing and Enrollment Management Seminar

The annual UKPCEA Marketing and Enrollment Management Seminar welcomes professionals from around the world, dedicated to developing the field of professional, continuing and online education. The attendees of the seminar will have the opportunity to attend a variety of high-level strategical sessions and presentations that will highlight the best tactics in the industry. And as for the networking spaces – a reception, newcomers’ orientation and networking breakfast and dinner will complement the agenda in the sunny Long Beach.

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Strategic Enrollment Management Conference by AACRAO

Marriott Washington Wardman Park, Washington, DC, USA, 11-14 November 2018

Strategic Enrollment Management Conference by AACRAO

AACRAO’s Strategic Enrollment Management (SEM) Conference will gather together a number of prominent experts, researchers, and practitioners to showcase the latest research, best practices and solutions in the field of enrollment management. The selection of sessions and workshops will be dedicated to matters such as student success, technological innovation, financial aids and data-driven planning. Don’t forget to combine your visit with a trip to the US Capitol and the White House!

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The Class Conference 2018

The Mall – Big Spaces Piazza Lina Bo Bardi, 1, 20121 Milano MI, Italy, 14-15 November 2018

The Class Conference 2018

The Class Conference, organised by The Class of 2020, will put its spotlight on the future of living, working and learning in Europe, as a young urban-oriented generation enters higher education. Join the biggest conference on student living in Europe to get inspired by the innovation and collaboration that drive urban development, and to learn how university cities can leverage their assets in terms of proximity, accessibility and density. Our Thought Leadership Manager, Carmen Neghina, will be leading a session that will present the key behavioural patterns of this young generation.

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CBIE Annual Conference 2018

11 Colonel By Dr, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, 18-21 November 2018

CBIE Annual Conference 2018

The Canadian Bureau for International Education invites you to Canada’s beautiful capital to exchange expertise and ideas on the development of the industry with other education professionals, as well as with public and private stakeholders. With over 850 delegates from more than 40 countries, be sure that the event will present multifaceted perspectives on the future of international education. Our Chief Commercial Officer North America, Steve Mulligan, and Sr Vice President, Peggy Keheller, would happily meet you there and learn more about your institution’s student recruitment roadmap.

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SEMM Forum 2018

Courtyard by Marriott Downtown Toronto 475 Yonge Street Toronto, ON, Canada, 21-22 November 2018

SEMM Forum 2018

The Strategic Enrolment Marketing and Management Forum is Canada’s largest conference in the field of post-secondary Marketing, Recruitment and Enrolment Management. It will explore topics such as establishing a strong brand, deploying viable recruiting tactics, better understanding today’s student body, and a lot more. Speakers from diverse backgrounds will involve the audience in discussions about student recruitment, engagement and retention, and will inspire you and urge you to bring new ideas into your institution’s managing style. Studyportals’ Chief Commercial Officer North America, Steve Mulligan, and Sr Vice President, Peggy Keheller, will be attending and would love to see you there.

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AIRC 10th Annual Conference

Bonaventure Resort, Weston, Florida, USA, 5-8 December 2018

AIRC 10th Annual Conference

The American International Recruitment Council will celebrate its first decade this December. And you’re invited! The conference will gather together AIRC members, sponsors and representatives of non-member accredited academic institutions, providing them with ample opportunities to connect, exchange opinions and learn. It will review and analyse matters such as the latest market trends, the use of technology and innovation in the sector, and the effective recruitment solutions out there. If you’re curious to learn some insights into student recruitment, based on student data – look for our Analytics Consultant, Benedikt Wirmer. He’ll be happy to share his experience with you!

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CGS 2018 Annual Meeting

Omni Shoreham Hotel, Washington, DC 20008, USA, 5-8 December 2018

CGS 2018 Annual Meeting

“Preparing ethical leaders” is the theme of this year’s meeting of the Council of Graduate School, where deans, faculty and staff, education associations and agencies will be able to connect. The event will discuss the points of importance in graduate education and will offer practical solutions and meaningful advice through a variety of plenary sessions, concurrent sessions, and the annual awards ceremony luncheon.

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