Global Learning Colloquium: Business

Annual Conference & ExpoNAFSA 2018 Call for Proposals

Educating Responsible Global Leaders - Registration opens in early 2018

Tuesday, May 29, 2018 | Philadelphia, PA

To be successful in today’s economy, business professionals need to develop global leadership competencies, including intercultural skills, ethics, strategic thinking, understanding the global in local, and a sense of shared responsibility. Taking a global learning approach in their business education can provide future business leaders with a necessary systems thinking understanding to work across cultures and with interconnected world economies. This colloquium is for business school educators and administrators seeking ways to integrate global learning into their curricular and co-curricular activities.

What You Will Gain From Participating:

  • Ways to integrate global learning into curricular and co-curricular activities
  • Insights to achieve institutional missions of educating business leaders who are able to lead responsibly in complex global systems
  • Opportunities for developing new global and local partnerships


  • Interconnectedness of Trade, Commerce, and Economic Systems
  • Ethical International Business Relationships
  • Building Student Global Leadership Skills
  • Cross-Cultural Communication

NAFSA thanks the Carlson Global Institute, Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota for its generous support of this event.

Global Learning Grants

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Application deadline:
Nov. 15, 2017