Schedule

The new immersive virtual experience will take place over three days, six streams, and 50+ sessions. Explore the program, choose your favourite sessions, and select your personalized one-, two-, or three-day registration package.

Going Global

April 27, 2021

(All times are EDT)
TrackSession
13:15 - 14:00 | Going Global

The Virtual Mobility Space in Higher Education (eMOVIES): An Alternative to Traditional Student Mobility (E/SI)

The current pandemic crisis jeopardizes traditional patterns of student mobility. As the pandemic continues, we, as international education practitioners, must begin to strategically reinvent our programs, modifying our inbound and... Read More
14:15 - 15:00 | Going Global

Building Essential Skills for Students and Mentors through Global Virtual Teams (E/SI)

The COVID-19 crisis has become a catalyst for change in the workplace, increasing the value of essential employability / 21st century skills such as digital fluency, communication, collaboration, systems thinking,... Read More
15:15 - 16:00 | Going Global

Supporting International Students in a Virtual World  (E/SI)

The COVID-19 pandemic has greatly impacted the field of International Education and international student mobility over the past year. As international students had to quickly shift to an online learning... Read More

April 28, 2021

(All times are EDT)
TrackSession
12:00 - 12:45 | Going Global

Educating Students about the World and Diversity without Traveling: Ideas for Internationalizing College Programs (F/SI)

Our contemporary societies are changing and are increasingly pluralistic. This diversity, particularly ethnocultural diversity, must be reflected when implementing the educational mission of CÉGEPs, a mission that includes the development... Read More
13:15 - 14:00 | Going Global

Two Innovative Approaches to Changing Attitudes to Study Abroad Mobility (E/SI)

Attitude, confidence, or lack thereof, unclear understanding of the future benefits and opportunities for employment, lack of encouragement to participate, as well as financial challenges have been considered as main... Read More
14:15 - 15:00 | Going Global

Think Globally, Act Locally: Supporting Communities with Economic, Cultural & Educational Benefits (E/SI)

This session will illustrate how college academic programs can be developed to meet the needs of international students to fulfill high demand in a community, successfully integrate International and domestic... Read More