Going Global 2020

Going Global is a conference for leaders in international education to debate the future of further and higher education. This year, the Going Global 2020 conference will be held on Monday 29 - Tuesday 30 June 2020, at QEII Centre, London, United Kingdom.

Conference theme for 2020: "Global Learners, Global Innovation"

Going Global offers more than you think

Going Global offers more than you think, by:

  • Providing a unique platform for knowledge sharing
  • Connecting local, national, regional and global agendas
  • Providing a global network for policy makers and practitioners working in the field of international education
  • Supporting evidence-led policy decisions derived from research and regional dialogue
  • Supporting leadership through global thinking 

Who attends Going Global?

Over 1,000 registered delegates from tertiary (further and higher) education and various other sectors with an international education perspective attend each year. Delegates include university and college vice-chancellors, presidents and principals, advisers, ministers and government representatives, journalists, policy and strategy makers, and professional and trade bodies working in international education.

If you are a university or college vice-chancellor, president or principal, an adviser, minister or government representative, journalist or policy and strategy maker, or a professional and trade body working in international education, then we look forward to seeing you there. 

Taking part in the Going Global

Open call for proposals now

We accept proposals that meet this year's theme and subthemes. Find out more about the proposal guideline

Type Description Deadline
Individual contributor A response to the Going Global 2020 themes in order to be placed in one of the sessions as a presenter, panelist, table host, or chair. Proposals can be a maximum of 4,000 characters long. Now Closed 
Full session An innovative and interactive session with a diverse range of speakers from around the world. Now Closed
Workshop facilitator An interactive participant-led workshop encompassing the conference theme or subtheme. Now Closed
Poster A poster to be displayed at the conference to engage with the theme and discuss with delegates. Friday 31 January 2020 Before 17:00 GMT  

Registration as participants

Registration for Going Global 2020 opens on Wednesday 5 February 2020.