A round-table discussion at the Going Global conference
Wednesday 02 May 2018 to Friday 04 May 2018
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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

The conference:

  • provides a unique platform for knowledge sharing
  • connects local, national, regional and global agendas
  • provides a global network for policy makers and practitioners working in the field of international education
  • supports evidence-led policy decisions deriving from research and regional policy dialogues
  • supports global thought leadership.

Conference themes

This year’s theme is Global connections, local impact: Creating 21st century skills, knowledge and impact for society-wide good.

This year's conference will seek to answer these questions:

  • Against the backdrop of financial, environmental and political challenges how can leaders and policymakers develop a well-understood role for institutions in terms of their social obligation and knowledge economy impact?
  • What are the priorities in ensuring national tertiary education is fit to shape societies of the future, meet the future needs of students, employers and communities?
  • How can global tertiary networks contribute to their achievement?

Read the full description of the Going Global 2018 conference themes.


Registration for Going Global 2018 is now open.

Discounted early bird rates are available until Monday 12 March – secure your place today!


For further information on Going Global 2018, visit the official website.

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