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· Stage
Conference welcome and introduction
Monday 14:30 Welcome to the event with Stevie Spring, Chairman of British Council and Maddalaine Ansell, Director Education at the British Council
Maddalaine Ansell Stevie  Spring CBE
2021-01-18T14:30:00Z 2021-01-18T15:20:00Z Europe/London Conference+welcome+and+introduction https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
TNE and sustainable paths for international education
Monday 15:30 Challenges and innovative practice in TNE in a post-Covid world: a global perspective with UK NARIC
Christine Lee Fabrizio Trifiro Perry Hobson Hillary Vance David Pilsbury
2021-01-18T15:30:00Z 2021-01-18T16:30:00Z Europe/London TNE+and+sustainable+paths+for+international+education https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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US update on inward and outward student mobility
Monday 15:30 Trends and analysis of the US market in international education and student recruitment with IIE, NACAC and NAFSA
Nataliya Khrushch Jenna Hartsell Lindsay  Addington Leah Mason Rachel Banks
2021-01-18T15:30:00Z 2021-01-18T16:30:00Z Europe/London US+update+on+inward+and+outward+student+mobility https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
How to stand out from the crowd? Chatbot to the rescue
Monday 15:30 If your website is the face of your institution, then a chatbot can be the voice
Anny  Gao Chris Gibson
2021-01-18T15:30:00Z 2021-01-18T16:30:00Z Europe/London How+to+stand+out+from+the+crowd%3F+Chatbot+to+the+rescue https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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EU Gateway: insights from international students
Monday 15:30 What was learned from prospective EU students from the British Council EU Gateway event
Oliver Phillips Ellie Buchdahl Almut Caspary Carolina Jiménez Ailsa Kienberger
2021-01-18T15:30:00Z 2021-01-18T16:30:00Z Europe/London EU+Gateway%3A+insights+from+international+students https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Russia: Building digital pipelines to the UK
Monday 15:30 The latest insights from Russia to help build partnerships to boost student recruitment
Linda McCourt Daria Lavrentieva Richard Everitt Harish Lokhun Christian Duncumb
2021-01-18T15:30:00Z 2021-01-18T16:30:00Z Europe/London Russia%3A+Building+digital+pipelines+to+the+UK https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Quiz - Sponsored by ApplyBoard
Monday 16:45 A fun quiz to test you general knowledge
Erez Van Ham Stephen Farnsworth Inji Maher
2021-01-18T16:45:00Z 2021-01-18T17:45:00Z Europe/London Quiz+-+Sponsored+by+ApplyBoard https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Wellbeing: Pilates Session
Tuesday 08:00 Get your day started! Strengthen muscles while improving postural alignment and flexibility. All levels welcome!
Susan Beardwood Julia Evans
2021-01-19T08:00:00Z 2021-01-19T08:30:00Z Europe/London Wellbeing%3A+Pilates+Session https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
The Road to Recovery or Revolution?: Imagining international education beyond 2020
Tuesday 10:00 Matt Durnin, Head of Research and Consultancy, British Council provides a global education market update
Matt Durnin
2021-01-19T10:00:00Z 2021-01-19T11:00:00Z Europe/London The+Road+to+Recovery+or+Revolution%3F%3A+Imagining+international+education+beyond+2020 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Innovative digital learning solutions for a new normal world
Tuesday 11:30 Discover how learning and assessment can be easily delivered online to meet the requirements of learners in a new normal world
Anny  Gao Emma Dickson Shona Smart
2021-01-19T11:30:00Z 2021-01-19T12:30:00Z Europe/London Innovative+digital+learning+solutions+for+a+new+normal+world https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Employability and the graduate route for international recruitment
Tuesday 11:30 Exploring Employability, Careers Support and the introduction of the Graduate Route as key drivers for student decision making
Claire Farnsworth Jennifer Wilkinson Oliver Fortescue Noramon Mekavuthikul Jazreel GOH
2021-01-19T11:30:00Z 2021-01-19T12:30:00Z Europe/London Employability+and+the+graduate+route+for+international+recruitment https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Innovation and technology pivots by South Asia governments
Tuesday 11:30 Government intervention in the South Asia HE landscape and the UK response to position it as a critical market
Linda McCourt NISHAT  Riaz David Maynard Awais Ahmad Kithsiri Edirisinghe Colin Grant
2021-01-19T11:30:00Z 2021-01-19T12:30:00Z Europe/London Innovation+and+technology+pivots+by+South+Asia+governments https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Professions of the future in Russia, Turkey and Central Asia
Tuesday 11:30 Insights into the shift in student preferences to study areas and our engagement with regional education stakeholders on subject area choices.
Nataliya Khrushch Zhanaidar Duzgenbay Shukhrat Amanov Daria Lavrentieva Semra Yalcin Dogan Nilgün Yalcin Felchner Richard Everitt
2021-01-19T11:30:00Z 2021-01-19T12:30:00Z Europe/London Professions+of+the+future+in+Russia%2C+Turkey+and+Central+Asia https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Virtual events: Beyond Covid-19
Tuesday 14:00 Is virtual here to stay? A look into the benefits of virtual events, along with what to look for and avoid when selecting
Anny  Gao Sebastian Fernandes
2021-01-19T14:00:00Z 2021-01-19T15:00:00Z Europe/London Virtual+events%3A+Beyond+Covid-19 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Findings from 'Clarifying the Role of Education Agents' Research
Tuesday 14:00 Research into the role of agents in recruiting students to the UK comparing the regulatory environment to that of other key destination markets
Linda McCourt Oliver Fortescue Martin Maule Charley Robinson
2021-01-19T14:00:00Z 2021-01-19T15:00:00Z Europe/London Findings+from+%27Clarifying+the+Role+of+Education+Agents%27+Research https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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SSA Update & decision making factors for Nigerian students
Tuesday 14:00 An update on SSA markets and insights into what influences Nigerian students to study overseas
Oliver Phillips Tomi Soyinka Graeme Tong
2021-01-19T14:00:00Z 2021-01-19T15:00:00Z Europe/London SSA+Update+%26+decision+making+factors+for+Nigerian+students https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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How to comply with UKVI's rules for sponsors of students
Tuesday 14:00 Tips and practical steps to avoid compliance breaches that could trigger UKVI enforcement action
Claire Farnsworth Nichola Carter Nick Gore
2021-01-19T14:00:00Z 2021-01-19T15:00:00Z Europe/London How+to+comply+with+UKVI%27s+rules+for+sponsors+of+students https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Facilitating future partnerships in EU markets
Tuesday 15:30 Facilitating future parterships in Greece, Cyprus, Bulgaria and Romania
Oliver Phillips Erato Ioannou Kevin Van-Cauter Lyubov Kostova Ivana Radonova Pantelitsa Michael Maria  Tsakali nigel bellingham
2021-01-19T15:30:00Z 2021-01-19T16:30:00Z Europe/London Facilitating+future+partnerships+in+EU+markets https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Case studies of online innovation during Covid-19 pandemic
Tuesday 15:30 Case studies of online innovation during Covid-19 pandemic
Christine Lee Ellen Wang Aimee Ellis Michael Salmon
2021-01-19T15:30:00Z 2021-01-19T16:30:00Z Europe/London Case+studies+of+online+innovation+during+Covid-19+pandemic https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Prospective students concerns about Covid-19
Tuesday 15:30 THE discusses the changing concerns of potential students and how institutions can tailor their strategies to respond
Angie Dickinson Catalina Powell
2021-01-19T15:30:00Z 2021-01-19T16:30:00Z Europe/London Prospective+students+concerns+about+Covid-19 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Wellbeing: Yoga Session
Wednesday 08:00 Start your morning right! Focusing on strength, flexibility and breathing to boost your wellbeing. All levels welcome!
Susan Beardwood Julia Evans
2021-01-20T08:00:00Z 2021-01-20T08:30:00Z Europe/London Wellbeing%3A+Yoga+Session https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Supporting international students
Wednesday 10:00 ProtectED discuss their Code of Practice, and developing a Safety and Wellbeing Partnership for HEIs and their international students
Susan Beardwood Caroline Davey Andrew Wootton
2021-01-20T10:00:00Z 2021-01-20T11:00:00Z Europe/London Supporting+international+students+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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TNE pathways - mobility routes to the UK
Wednesday 10:00 Discussing the extent to which TNE is supporting international student mobility and how this has changed over the past five years
Claire Farnsworth Chris Chang Paula Sanderson David Pilsbury Matt Durnin Jazreel GOH
2021-01-20T10:00:00Z 2021-01-20T11:00:00Z Europe/London TNE+pathways+-+mobility+routes+to+the+UK https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
India's New National Education Policy: Opportunities
Wednesday 10:00 A focus on the Online and Distance Education part of the policy and potential for collaboration, partnership and mobility for UK institutions
Linda McCourt John McNamara Pankaj Pankaj Kumar G Naik Rupamanjari  Ghosh Janaka Pushpanathan
2021-01-20T10:00:00Z 2021-01-20T11:00:00Z Europe/London India%27s+New+National+Education+Policy%3A+Opportunities https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Global employability: adapting for the new normal
Wednesday 10:00 Two thought-provoking sessions exploring current issues around employability showcasing a real-world example
Angie Dickinson Ludovica Siniscalchi Bernabó Kristian Rumble Alyssa Martin Stuart Norton
2021-01-20T10:00:00Z 2021-01-20T11:00:00Z Europe/London Global+employability%3A+adapting+for+the+new+normal https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Optimising in-country presence to build postCovid resilience
Wednesday 11.30 Insights from stakeholder sentiment - driving value, impactful results and high-quality sustainable recruitment
Anny  Gao Rory O'Toole Sreya Ghose
2021-01-20T11:30:00Z 2021-01-20T12:30:00Z Europe/London Optimising+in-country+presence+to+build+postCovid+resilience https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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A byte-sized breakdown of East Asia's digital landscape
Wednesday 11:30 How digital behaviour in East Asia has changed over the last year and how UK institutions might adapt marketing approach in the region
Claire Farnsworth Uraiwan Samolee Jacqueline Xu Ariya Banomyong Ego  Lau
2021-01-20T11:30:00Z 2021-01-20T12:30:00Z Europe/London A+byte-sized+breakdown+of+East+Asia%27s+digital+landscape https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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A new world: international education in the Indian market
Wednesday 11:30 New ways of recruiting, and partnering in India: digital trends, student expectations, influencers and emerging challenges
Linda McCourt Aatreyee Guhathakurta Dan Herman Kalyani Unkule Gargee Mitra Ciara Newby
2021-01-20T11:30:00Z 2021-01-20T12:30:00Z Europe/London A+new+world%3A+international+education+in+the+Indian+market https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Overseas offices: A vehicle for sustainability in international student recruitment?
Wednesday 11:30 The role that overseas offices & recruitment staff play in ensuring financially & environmentally sustainable international recruitment
Christine Lee Gareth Topp Brían McNamara Zoe Marlow Xi Li
2021-01-20T11:30:00Z 2021-01-20T12:30:00Z Europe/London Overseas+offices%3A+A+vehicle+for+sustainability+in+international+student+recruitment%3F https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Wellbeing: Mindfulness Session
Wednesday 13:00 Take the time to join our mindfulness session. Focus on future thinking, managing uncertainty-stress and relaxation exercises
Susan Beardwood Fiona Dunkley
2021-01-20T13:00:00Z 2021-01-20T13:30:00Z Europe/London Wellbeing%3A+Mindfulness+Session+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Global Economic Update with Robin Bew
Wednesday 14:00 Robin Bew, Managing Director of the Economist Intelligence Unit provides an update on the global economy
Robin Bew Richard Sunderland
2021-01-20T14:00:00Z 2021-01-20T15:00:00Z Europe/London Global+Economic+Update+with+Robin+Bew https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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TNE via distance learning: outlook & implications for sustainability
Wednesday 15:30 Exploring whether greater acceptance of online learning represents a step-change in opportunity for UK providers of TNE via distance learning.
Kieran Costigan Jonathan Chew Michael Davis John McNamara
2021-01-20T15:30:00Z 2021-01-20T16:30:00Z Europe/London TNE+via+distance+learning%3A+outlook+%26+implications+for+sustainability https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Study UK: The Brexit effect and the role of marketing
Wednesday 15:30 The Study UK will share an overview of its campaign activities and how the Brexit transition will impact on student recruitment
Susan Beardwood Fiona Samson Kitty Jones Ellie Buchdahl Almut Caspary
2021-01-20T15:30:00Z 2021-01-20T16:30:00Z Europe/London Study+UK%3A+The+Brexit+effect+and+the+role+of+marketing https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Leveraging Technology for Mental Health
Wednesday 15:30 How did tech and data-driven student support programs provide a measurable alternative to traditional methods
Vera Romano Giovanni Arcuri Anny  Gao Mark Sheerin Janine Robb Dana Carsley
2021-01-20T15:30:00Z 2021-01-20T16:30:00Z Europe/London Leveraging+Technology+for+Mental+Health https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Online education for sustainable futures: perspectives, best practice and case studies
Wednesday 15:30 exploring the use of technology and the implications for TNE, sustainability and the online learning experience
Christine Lee Manuel Frutos-Perez Moyra Boland Clare McManus
2021-01-20T15:30:00Z 2021-01-20T16:30:00Z Europe/London Online+education+for+sustainable+futures%3A+perspectives%2C+best+practice+and+case+studies https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Wellbeing: Come Dine with the British Council, Spain
Wednesday 18:00 Fancy tapas for dinner? Join Carolina's step-by-step guide on creating 3 delicious items for a traditional Spanish dinner
Claire Farnsworth Catherine Brewis Carolina Jiménez
2021-01-20T16:45:00Z 2021-01-20T18:15:00Z Europe/London Wellbeing%3A+Come+Dine+with+the+British+Council%2C+Spain+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Wellbeing: Come Dine with the British Council, India
Thursday 09:00 Start your day by joining Aatreyee show you how to make a traditional Indian breakfast item - step-by-step!
Claire Farnsworth Martin Lowder Aatreyee Guhathakurta
2021-01-21T09:00:00Z 2021-01-21T10:00:00Z Europe/London Wellbeing%3A+Come+Dine+with+the+British+Council%2C+India+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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The impact of digitalisation on behaviours in Wider Europe
Thursday 10:00 The most effective ways of promoting UK education in Wider Europe with information about the best platforms to engage the student market
Nataliya Khrushch Zhanaidar Duzgenbay Shukhrat Amanov Daria Lavrentieva Semra Yalcin Dogan Nilgün Yalcin Felchner Richard Everitt
2021-01-21T10:00:00Z 2021-01-21T11:00:00Z Europe/London The+impact+of+digitalisation+on+behaviours+in+Wider+Europe https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Adapting recruitment approaches for a sustainable future
Thursday 10:00 The session will provide food for thought on options for UK institutions to ensure a sustainable future for international student recruitment
Tim Steele Sue Hopkinson Oliver Phillips Stephen Williams Fraser Deas
2021-01-21T10:00:00Z 2021-01-21T11:00:00Z Europe/London Adapting+recruitment+approaches+for+a+sustainable+future https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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The Future of the International Degree
Thursday 10:00 Essex and Monash will ask if an international degree still holds relevance; and how much quality matters
Vanessa Potter Claire Farnsworth Gregory Cusack
2021-01-21T10:00:00Z 2021-01-21T11:00:00Z Europe/London The+Future+of+the+International+Degree https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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How 2020 changed International Student Interest
Thursday 10:00 Around the World with Data: How 2020 changed International Student Interest. Case of Coventry using Student Behaviour Data
Anny  Gao David Pilsbury Thijs van Vugt
2021-01-21T10:00:00Z 2021-01-21T11:00:00Z Europe/London How+2020+changed+International+Student+Interest https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Covid and Resilience in International Partnerships
Thursday 11:30 Covid and rethinking resilience in TNE, Private-Public Partnerships and HE Networks
Susan Beardwood Professor Dominic Micklewright Linda Cowan Daniela Trani
2021-01-21T11:30:00Z 2021-01-21T12:30:00Z Europe/London Covid+and+Resilience+in+International+Partnerships https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Is TNE the future in MENA?
Thursday 11:30 Discussing the effects of the pandemic on MENA student mobility and opportunities for TNE delivery models in the region
Angie Dickinson Dina Kanan Rizwan  Safdar Kenza El Mohajir Marwa Abdelazim
2021-01-21T11:30:00Z 2021-01-21T12:30:00Z Europe/London Is+TNE+the+future+in+MENA%3F https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Using Education Insight Global Engagement Index
Thursday 11:30 This session investigates the rhetoric and reality of UK HEIs' internationalisation strategies
Christine Lee Vicky Lewis Janet Ilieva
2021-01-21T11:30:00Z 2021-01-21T12:30:00Z Europe/London Using+Education+Insight+Global+Engagement+Index https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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The Local in the Global: a regional presence in times of a worldwide pandemic
Thursday 11:30 Perspectives of the regional office: The importance of human interaction and local understanding during a global pandemic
Claire Farnsworth Ching Mei Lim Premila Kanapathy
2021-01-21T11:30:00Z 2021-01-21T12:30:00Z Europe/London The+Local+in+the+Global%3A+a+regional+presence+in+times+of+a+worldwide+pandemic https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Exploring International Education Futures with Professor Malcolm Press, Vice-Chancellor of Manchester Metropolitan University
Thursday 12:45 Closing plenary - Exploring international education futures with Professor Malcolm Press, Vice-Chancellor of Manchester Metropolitan University
Malcolm Press Maddalaine Ansell
2021-01-21T12:45:00Z 2021-01-21T13:15:00Z Europe/London Exploring+International+Education+Futures+with+Professor+Malcolm%C2%A0Press%2C+Vice-Chancellor+of+Manchester+Metropolitan+University https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbritish-council-international-education-virtual-festival-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)

Speakers

Malcolm Press

Vice-Chancellor - Manchester Metropolitan University

Vanessa Potter

Global Vice-President/Director of Communications and External relations - University of Essex

Vera Romano

Director of the Student Wellness Hub - McGill University

Tim Steele

Pro Vice Chancellor - Global Opportunities - University of Wolverhampton

Sue Hopkinson

Head of International Marketing and Recruitment - University of Kent

Giovanni Arcuri

Course Lecturer; Associate Director of Hub Services, Student Wellness Hub - McGill University

Fraser Deas

Head of Education Services (China), International Education Services - British Council

Stephen Williams

Director, NTU Global - Nottingham Trent University

Claire Farnsworth

Consultant (Business Development), International Education Services - British Council UK

Anny Gao

Assistant Consultant, International Education Services - British Council UK

Christine Lee

Fairs and events Manager, International Education Services - British Council UK

Nataliya Khrushch

Assistant Consultant, International Education Services - British Council UK

Susan Beardwood

Assistant Consultant International Education Services - British Council UK

nigel bellingham

Country Director - British Council Romania

Maria Tsakali

Head of Education - British Council Greece

Pantelitsa Michael

Business Development Manager, International Education Services - British Council Cyprus

Ivana Radonova

State Expert, Higher Education Directorate - Ministry of Education and Science

Lyubov Kostova

Country Director - British Council Bulgaria

Kevin Van-Cauter

Higher Education Advisor - British Council

Erato Ioannou

Higher Administrative Officer - CYQAA

Graeme Tong

Senior Regional Manager - University of Middlesex

Tomi Soyinka

Director, Higher Education, Skills and Enterprise - British Council Nigeria

Gregory Cusack

Chief Coursework Offier and Chief of Staff, Portfolio of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor - Monash University

Brenda McMahon

Director, International Education Services - British Council

Colin Grant

VP International - Queen Mary University of London

Kithsiri Edirisinghe

CEO/Director Academics - International Institute of Health Sciences (IIHS)

Awais Ahmad

Adviser Admin and Coordination - Higher Education Commission Pakistan

David Maynard

Director English and Education - British Council Bangladesh

NISHAT Riaz

Director Education - British Council Pakistan

Christian Duncumb

Director - British Council Russia

Harish Lokhun

Regional Manager - University of Edinburgh

Jennifer Wilkinson

Director of Student Recruitment & Business Development - London Metropolitan University

Ego Lau

General Manager - Carat Hong Kong

Ariya Banomyong

Transformational, CEO & Founder (former Managing Director at Line Thailand and Country Head at Google Thailand)

Jacqueline Xu

Senior Project Manager - The Shape Creative

Uraiwan Samolee

Head of Education Services - British Council Thailand

Martin Lowder

Head of Client Relations, UK Awarding Bodies _ British Council

Chris Chang

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Charley Robinson

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Martin Maule

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Janaka Pushpanathan

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Pankaj Pankaj

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Dana Carsley

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Mark Sheerin

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Inji Maher

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Peter Clack

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John McNamara

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Michael Davis

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Matt Durnin

Global Head of Insights & Consultancy - British Council

Richard Sunderland

Director Business Development, Education - British Council

Robin Bew

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Kyle Godzik

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Oliver Phillips

Head of Client Engagement, International Education Services - British Council

Linda McCourt

Global Head of Training and Learning, International Education Services - British Council

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Global Head Fairs and Events - British Council

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Global Head of Client Relations, International Education Services - British Council

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Kenza El Mohajir

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Caroline Davey

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Premila Kanapathy

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Ching Mei Lim

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Richard Everitt

Regional Director, Education and Society, Wider Europe - British Council

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Director Education Services, Wider Europe - British Council

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Daria Lavrentieva

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Country Project Manager (Education), Wider Europe - British Council

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Education Project Coordinator, Wider Europe - British Council,

Stevie Spring CBE

Chairman of the British Council

Maddalaine Ansell

Director for Education at British Council

Andrew Wootton

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Sebastian Fernandes

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Fiona Dunkley

Founder - FD Consultants

Stuart Norton

Senior Adviser (Learning and Teaching) - Advance HE

Alyssa Martin

Senior Alumni Networks Manager - University of Westminster

Kristian Rumble

International Partnerships Manager - Advance HE

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Operations Director, THE Student - Times Higher Education

David Pilsbury

DVC International - Coventry University

Hillary Vance

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Perry Hobson

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Fabrizio Trifiro

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Chris Gibson

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Education Insight

Vicky Lewis

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Clare McManus

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Professor Dominic Micklewright

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Almut Caspary

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Ellie Buchdahl

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Kitty Jones

GREAT (Study UK) Stakeholder & Communications Manager - British Council

Fiona Samson

GREAT (Study UK) Campaign Director - British Council

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