Event Date Event Time Registration Deadline Registration
November 16, 2023 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm Registration Closed

This live virtual summit will be recorded and available to NAFSA members.

The final summit in our 75th anniversary series looks to the future of international education.  NAFSA’s mission is to lead the way in advocating for a better world through international education. What actions can our community take to advance that mission for the next 75 years? A panel of dynamic higher education experts and futurists will offer their perspectives on strategic foresight and innovation through higher education toward building an inclusive, interconnected world.

NAFSA 75th Anniversary Summits are a NAFSA member benefit. Nonmembers may attend for a fee.

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Limited space available.

Fanta Aw, PhD

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NAFSA: Association of International Educators
Executive Director and CEO
Fanta Aw, PhD, has been a dedicated member and leader within NAFSA since 1996 and currently holds the position of Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer. From 2013 to 2016, she served as NAFSA's President and Board Chair. Dr. Aw is a recognized and highly respected figure in the fields of...

Markus Badde

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Markus Badde has a background in journalism and publishing. Markus studied at the CELSA (Sorbonne University – Paris IV) before working in the French media and communications sector. Markus co-founded ICEF in 1991. After his first period at ICEF, Markus went on to hold various senior marketing...

Harvey Charles, PhD

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University of Minnesota
Dr. Harvey Charles is currently Vice Provost for International Affairs at the University of Minnesota. He has served as Chief International Officer at multiple institutions across the US, and is a past president of the Association of International Education Administrators. He has published and...

Tessa Finlev

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Facilitating Foresight
After close to 15 years working as a professional futurist Tessa founded Facilitating Foresight, a boutique futures firm focused on building capacity and facilitating new skills and insights rooted in strategic foresight. Her goal is to give clients the building blocks needed to successfully grow...

Jesús Rosario

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Jesús Rosario is a Sr. Partnerships Manager at Coursera, where he applies integrated business development strategies to increase global access to world-class education. He plays a critical role in building Coursera's Business to University offering and partnerships, working across the organization...

Caroline Donovan White, MA

Caroline Donovan White
NAFSA: Association of International Educators
Caroline Donovan White, MA, is the senior director for education abroad services and volunteer engagement at NAFSA: Association of International Educators. At NAFSA, Caroline provides strategic staff leadership for professional development programs and services on education abroad topics and manages...