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.

Networking opportunities at NAFSA Annual Conference & Expo are the leading reason attendees say they return each year. Our conference is a perfect opportunity for you to connect with new and old colleagues, partners, and friends from across the world. Join us to grow your international education network!

The conference has been designed so that you can learn and network instantaneously with the click of a button. We want you to be at the forefront of the field by networking during events, visiting the virtual Expo, engaging in chats, connecting with video meetings, and more!

Our platform, Swapcard, was selected with you in mind. It provides the opportunities to connect with other event participants and forge new connections at our event. Learn more about the networking features both in the video to the right and in the networking features below.

Platform features include:
Making connections during the program:

Before the Event

Mark your calendars for one of our two pre-event orientations, May 18 from 8:30–9:30 a.m. (EDT) or May 20 from 3:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m. (EDT). It will be recorded and hosted on the conference platform after both have been presented. Sponsored by Maryville University.

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Networking Events

Not only is the platform built for networking, but our program includes events for you to meet other people who have similar interests.

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