The 100,000 Strong in the Americas Innovation Fund invites you to join us at our upcoming workshops and networking events throughout the Americas, aimed at higher education professionals and administrators looking to internationalize their campuses and connect with other representatives in international education.
The workshops will focus on challenges and opportunities in the host region, as well as how institutions in the Western Hemisphere can participate in 100,000 Strong in the Americas. Presentations will be given by Innovation Fund grant recipients, stakeholders from the U.S. Department of State, Partners of the Americas, and other public and private sector collaborators.
100K Pre-Conference Workshop to the NAFSA Annual Conference & Expo
This full-day workshop will precede the 2017 NAFSA Annual Conference & Expo, Expanding Community Strengthening Connections, on May 28-June 2, 2017. Participants will engage with higher education institutions throughout the Western Hemisphere and discover effective practices for developing partnerships to drive student mobility in the region. Presenters, including Innovation Fund grant recipients, will discuss how to leverage networks to build partnerships and participate in new Innovation Fund grant competitions. The workshop will be followed by an evening reception focused on celebrating and recognizing the partners and institutions involved in the success and momentum of 100,000 Strong in the Americas.
|Date:||Sunday, May 28, 2017||Location:||California State University, Los Angeles|
|Time:||9:00 am – 5:30 pm (Workshop)||University Student Union (U-SU) Building|
|6:00 pm – 9:00 pm (Reception)||5151 State University Dr., Los Angeles, CA 90032|