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Open Doors 2016

International Education Week Briefing

The new data from the Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange will be the subject of a briefing on November 14, 2016 at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. The new data will be available on the Open Doors website at that time.

Please register below.

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The U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs
the Institute of International Education


Invite You to

Open Doors 2016

Celebrating International Education Week

Monday, November 14, 2016

         9:00 – 9:30 a.m. sign-in and coffee
         9:30 – 11:00 a.m. briefing and discussion 
        The National Press Club – Washington, DC
         529 14th Street NW, 13th Floor 

Opening speakers:

Evan M. Ryan, Assistant Secretary of State for Educational and Cultural Affairs
Allan E. Goodman, President and CEO, Institute of International Education

Presentation of new data:

  • International students on U.S. campuses
  • Fall 2016 joint online survey: international student enrollments
  • Study Abroad by U.S. students


What is driving the current trends?

What effects do economic factors and education policies have on student mobility?


Members of the press only:

Click here to RSVP to attend the press briefing and/or to request an interview and advance access to the embargoed Open Doors data.

All new data from Open Doors 2016 are strictly embargoed until Monday, November 14, 2016 at 12:01 a.m. EST and they may not be published in print or online until that time.

Those who are not members of the press:

Please register below.  

Please enter your name and organization name exactly as you wish them to appear on your nametag.

You may indicate your interests for follow up after the event here, but please note that we may not be able to respond to you until after the briefing.

Visit the Open Doors website for press releases, data tables, and regional, country and U.S. state sheets pertaining to global student mobility.

Visit IIE in the News for articles about Open Doors and global student mobility in the New York Times, Chronicle of Higher Education, Guardian, Economic Times and more.

These sites will be updated with the new Open Doors information after the release date.

International Education Week
Open Doors Contacts

For information on the Open Doors surveys and research methodology and activities:

IIE Research
Tel: +1.212.984.5554

Media inquiries:

IIE Public Affairs
Sharon Witherell
Director, Public Affairs
Tel: +1.212.984.5380

Shana Childs
Media Relations Specialist
Tel: +1 212.984.5360

Contact ECA Press Office

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs

ECA Website