NAFSA 2021 Annual Conference & Expo

NAFSA: Association of International Educators, the world’s largest association dedicated to international education and exchange, invites you to the all-virtual NAFSA 2021 Annual Conference and Expo! Be a part of the most diverse and comprehensive global event attended by professionals from across the field.

 Conference Dates

June 1 - 4, 2021

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The Transformational Event for Every International Educator

NAFSA: Association of International Educators, the world’s largest association dedicated to international education and exchange, invites you to the NAFSA 2021 Annual Conference & Expo! Be a part of the most diverse and comprehensive global event attended by professionals from across the field.

Join together with the global international education community from more than 100 countries to discover the latest innovations, new strategies, and best practices. Establish and build upon your institutional partnerships as we come together to “think big” about the future of international education. Attend sessions developed by your peers from international education leaders and changemakers all across the globe. Connect with fellow attendees and build a network essential to your professional success.

Explore the NAFSA 2021 theme, “Designing our Shared Future,” which focuses on how international educators design new ways to engage our global community in building bridges and responding to the needs of the next generation. Together, we will design strategies for our future success at this transformative event!

Opportunities for Learning and Global Engagement

This incredible online event will make it possible to broaden learning and engagement. Attendees can collaborate virtually in vital conversations with peers from around the world and discover the latest strategies and best practices for the field. There is no better opportunity to engage with colleagues and make new connections from around the world than the NAFSA 2021 Annual Conference & Expo.

Ten Great Reasons for You to Attend

  1. Networking: Connect and schedule one-on-one meetings with fellow attendees from around the world.
  2. Education: Stay at the forefront of the field with a full slate of live sessions, as well as a library of “view anytime” sessions and poster presentations.
  3. Training: Participate in practical workshops to gain and enrich the critical skills you need to succeed.
  4. Professional Development: Gain access to career-related content, a career fair, and résumé reviews.
  5. Partnerships: Find new providers or meet with old ones, and explore cutting-edge products in the virtual partner marketplace.
  6. Signature Programs: Enjoy programs with leaders in the field, including the Latin America Forum and the Symposium on Leadership.
  7. Resources: Access timely publications, materials, and research, curated to ensure you have the best knowledge at your fingertips.
  8. Inspiration and Timely: Get energized by speakers, social events, and conversations with your peers.
  9. Flexibility: Choose the content you need and attend as your schedule allows. If you miss any part of the program or want to watch it again, you can do so for up to 30 days after the conference ends.
  10. Savings: Save time and resources with no travel or hotel expenses.

Plenary Speakers

 
Nicholas Kristof
Nicholas Kristof
 
Jackie Joyner-Kersee
Jackie Joyner-Kersee