Poster Fairs

Annual Conference & Exporegistration

The NAFSA Annual Conference hosts over thirteen educational posters fairs each year in the expo hall. Posters are visual presentations focused on a theme that are displayed on tables and bulletin boards in poster fair area of the expo hall. Presenters stand next to their displays to explain content and answer questions. Posters will be grouped into fairs based on the themes listed below. Fairs generally last 90 minutes.

The Annual Conference Committee in invites proposals that address the following themes. Read an in-depth description of each theme.

  • Assessment and Evaluation in International Education
  • Career and Professional Development for International Educators
  • Enhancing Learning in Education Abroad: Study, Work, Intern, Volunteer, and Research Innovations
  • Global Learning Across the Curriculum
  • Increasing Diversity Outreach and Support in International Education
  • Innovative and Sustainable Practices in Intensive English Programming
  • Intercultural Initiatives for Campus and Community
  • International Education Research
  • Internationalizing the Campus
  • Model Practices in International Enrollment Management
  • Model Practices in International Student and Scholar Services
  • Orientation Programs as an Integral Support Service
  • Uses of Technology and Social Media in International Education

View our poster proposal template Icon PDF 16 to plan your proposal today!

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Proposal Deadlines

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January 9, 2019