Going Global is a conference for leaders in international education to debate the future of further and higher education.

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.

Going Global 2019

13–15 May 2019, Berlin, Germany

Conference theme: "Knowledge Diplomacy and the Digital World: Does international tertiary education have a role?"

Call for proposals and registration

Type Description Deadline
Individual contributor Respond to the Going Global 2019 theme in one of the sessions as a presenter, panellist, table host, or chair. Wednesday 10 October 2018 
Full session An innovative and interactive session with a diverse range of speakers from around the world. Wednesday 10 October 2018
Workshop facilitator An interactive participant-led workshop encompassing the conference theme or subtheme. Wednesday 10 October 2018
Poster A poster to be displayed at the conference to engage with the theme and discuss with delegates. Opens Monday 15 October 2018 to 21 January 2019
Delegate   Registration opens on Monday 21 January 2019 and closes on Friday 3 May at 9.00 GMT. (Early bird discount applies when registering before Friday 22 March 2019.)