NAFSA Strategic Retreats

 

Designed for directors, deans, faculty, and professionals with extensive experience in education abroad or international enrollment management.

Rise above your day-to-day work and focus on a broader view of education abroad or international enrollment management at a NAFSA Strategic Retreat. Each retreat’s theme serves as a launching point to discuss improving student learning outcomes through education abroad or international enrollment management.

  • Collaborate on a profound level with senior-level education abroad and international enrollment management leaders and professionals
  • Engage in a participant-driven agenda with an open format designed to spark creativity
  • Reconnect with your core reasons for seeking to serve and advance education abroad and international enrollment management
  • Develop approaches to better influence support for your program with stakeholders
  • Post-event materials and reading list help you start deeper conversations on campus

Upcoming Retreats

Reimagining Return on Investment in a Changing Landscape
Washington, D.C. | July 17-18, 2017

Impacts of Education Abroad Programs on Host Communities
Washington, D.C. | July 31-August 1, 2017

Previous Retreats

What Makes Education Abroad a High-Impact Practice?
Washington, D.C. | August 4-5, 2016

How Does Education Abroad Drive 21st Century Global Learning?
Phoenix, Arizona | February 4-5, 2016

How Does Education Abroad Drive 21st Century Global Learning?
Washington, D.C. | July 16-17, 2015

Testimonial

“Thank you for this new format for education abroad leaders. I have attended many conferences and workshops, and found the NAFSA Retreat’s 'open space' approach created a more productive environment for conversation and led to deeper discussions than I have had previously.”

Strategic Retreat for Education Abroad Leaders