2023 NAFSA Region I Conference

Join us for the 2023 conference in Eugene, Oregon.

 Conference Dates

October 30, 2023 - November 1, 2023

 Conference Location

Graduate Eugene

66 E 6th Ave Eugene , OR 97401

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2023 Region I Conference

The 2023 Region I Conference will take place in Eugene, Oregon. Learn, network, and engage with IE professionals dedicated to advancing the field of international education at the Region I conference! Join us 'On a New Track' at our regional conference. We will not only share technical expertise but also foster professional growth and development. This is your unique opportunity to inspire and be inspired, sharing your insights, experiences, and breakthroughs with a diverse and engaged audience ranging from students to well-established professionals in the International Education field.

For technical support, please reach out to NAFSA's Regional Affairs Team. Technical support is provided 9am-5pm eastern. 

Important Dates

  • August 15th 9:00am eastern - Registration Opens
  • October 2nd 5:00pm eastern - Earlybird Registration Closes
  • October 15th 5:00pm eastern - Registration for Preconference Workshops Closes
  • October 30th 10:00am eastern - First Day of the Conference

Key Note

Karin Fischer, from The Chronicle of Higher Education, will be our Keynote on October 30, 2023.

Karen Fischer is a senior writer for The Chronicle of Higher Education, where she writes about international education, colleges and the economy, and other topics. She also publishes a popular weekly newsletter on global education, Latitudes. Her reporting has appeared on NPR and in The New York Times. She is a recipient of the East-West Center's Jefferson Fellowship for reporting in Asia and the International Reporting Project fellowship. 

Hotel Information

Graduate Eugene
66 E 6th Ave
Eugene, OR 97401

All attendees are encouraged to make plans to stay at the conference hotel. Reservations can be made above or through the hotel reservation line: 844-888-4723 and referring to booking code 281023NAFS. Booking through the hotel link will help the Region meet its financial commitments to the hotel, plus it has the convenience of only being an elevator ride away from sessions!

Exhibitor and Sponsor Information

Please find the following schedule for all exhibitors: 

Booth Setup

Sunday, October 29th, starting at 4:30 PM

Monday, October 30th, 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM

Booth Breakdown Tuesday, October 31st, 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Exhibitor Hours

Monday, October 30th, 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Tuesday, October 31st, 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Exhibitor Booth
  • Two (2) individual full-conference registration
  • One (1) 6' x 30' table with two chairs
  • Visibility in communications with the conference attendees
  • Complimentary parking
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi


Shipping information will be shared closer to the start of the conference.


NAFSA Region I Appreciates the support of our exhibitors and sponsors, who are vital to the region's success and instrumental in supporting our members and their institutions. In addition to exhibiting opportunities, this year's conference allows sponsors additional opportunities to gain visibility while supporting the region. 


Interested in getting involved in NAFSA Region I and not sure how? Consider volunteering at the fall conference! Volunteers are essential to the success of our conference and sincerely appreciated. Please email Region I if you are interested in learning more.

Conference Registration Pricing
Travel Information
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The Region I Conference schedule is available under Online Planner

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