IIENetwork Engagement Series

The IIENetwork offers our members the opportunity to connect with each other, stay up-to-date on critical topics, and share expertise and experiences as current events continue to impact international education. We hope you’ll join us for one or more of these initiatives, which a benefit of your IIENetwork membership. Alongside conducting the most up to date research on how the world of international education is responding to the COVID-19 crisis, we have developed two new engagement tools to create space for members to share information, what is working, and challenges they face. We will continue to announce new topics and content in future. 

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Upcoming Webinars

Now More than Ever: DEI in Global Programming | Registration
November 19, 2020, 11:00 AM EST

Join IIE experts for a discussion on our management of programs related to diversity, equity, and inclusion. Learn more about DEI in program design, implementation and participant support, alumni opportunities, and measuring impact of your efforts. This panel will be moderated by Mary McKey, Senior Director of Corporate & Foundation Programs at IIE.

Now More than Ever: Cultivating Leaders to Address Global Challenges | Registration
November 20, 2020, 11:00 AM EST

Exchange alumni contribute to society in positive ways and, shaped by their lived experiences, become leaders who are working to address the world’s most pressing challenges. Michelle Dass Pickard, IIE’s Director of the Gilman International Scholarship Program, will be joined by alumni of various leadership development and exchange programs who will discuss the need for these programs in light of current challenges, the importance of DEI in programs, and considerations to ensure that the benefit of the exchange experience does not end with the individual participant.    

Day-By-Day Discussions

The Day-by-Day series offers small group discussions that are informal, lightly facilitated conversations among peers on specific topics that are of relevance during the COVID-19 crisis. The number of participants will be limited and sign up will be on a first-come, first-served basis.