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IIE Experts Present at International Education Conference

KANSAS CITY, May 31, 2010—The Institute of International Education will be well represented at the annual NAFSA International Education Conference, held this year in Kansas City. Institute experts will make presentations in sessions and workshops on study abroad, international student mobility, the Bologna process, U.S. higher education and other major topics. In addition, IIE will host information sessions on key programs such as Fulbright, Gilman, and Boren scholarships and fellowships, and will display its publications and materials in the exhibition center, at booth #1051. More than 60 professional staff members, including IIE officers, program directors, and international office directors, will represent the Institute at the conference.

To learn more about IIE or ask questions about your membership or our publications and websites, visit us at Booth #1051. We look forward to meeting you in person. Visitors to the IIE booth can:

  • Receive special 15% NAFSA conference discount on IIE publications
  • Learn more about IIE’s new regional IIEPassport Directories, produced in collaboration with Lonely Planet
  • Buy the brand-new Open Doors 60th Anniversary CD-ROM featuring data from all previous volumes from 1948 through 2008
  • Pick up the new issue of the IIENetworker magazine on International Education in Asia
  • Browse through brochures about IIE's many educational exchange programs
  • Meet with IIE staff and learn about how you can participate in our programs
  • Pick up our new Open Doors tape measures and hand sanitizers

Learn More about IIE at NAFSA


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Sharon Witherell
Director, Public Affairs
Tel: +1 212.984.5380

Shana Childs
Public Affairs
Tel: +1 212.984.5360

IIE Experts

IIE experts on international education are available for interviews or speaking engagements.

Dr. Allan E. Goodman
President and CEO

Peggy Blumenthal 
Senior Counselor to the President

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