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QS Conferences and Summits 2019 and 2020

QS organizes a number of higher education conferences, including Reimagine Education and The EduData Summit. Our aim is to help foster academic excellence and innovation as well as to connect education peers and promoting inclusion, discussion and drive for academic excellence.

  • Learn from presidents, vice-presidents, deans and provosts about best practices.

  • Share your knowledge with other like-minded peers.

  • Form international connections and learn about the latest trends in higher education.

  • Discover the latest trends in international higher education.

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QS Asia-Pacific Professional Leaders in Education – QS-APPLE –  is the prime conference and exhibition for international educators in Asia, Europe, America and Australasia.

The conference – taking place from the 26th to 28th November in Fukuoka, Japan –  includes plenary sessions run by leading authorities on higher education, exhibitions, creative awards, insights into our university rankings and a vibrant social program.

Submit proposals and see details here.

Reimagine Education 2019 

Reimagine Education is the global conference for those interested in pedagogical innovation, cutting edge education technology, and means by which graduate employability can be nurtured.

The conference also features the culmination of the Reimagine Education Awards, where the world’s most innovative pedagogy and ed-tech solutions are rewarded at a climactic gala dinner. It will run from the 8th to 10th December 2019 in London.

See conference and awards details here.

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QS Subject Focus Summit – Wellington  

QS and the Victoria University of Wellington will be organizing the upcoming QS Subject Focus Summit under the theme “Power Shifts in the Asia-Pacific: Large and Small State perspectives” from 19 to 21 February 2020 in Wellington, New Zealand. 

This summit seeks to bring together leading academics and policymakers from New Zealand and beyond to not only explore different perspectives on the changing geopolitical and geoeconomic dynamics of the Asia-Pacific region; but also to deliver a highly stimulating, inter-disciplinary two-day summit.  

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QS-MAPLE 2020 

QS and Prince Mohammad Bin Fahd University are organizing this upcoming QS-MAPLE 2020 under the theme “Building World-Class Universities in the Middle East” from 1 to 3 March 2020 in Manama, Bahrain 

The nexus between teaching and research is a crucial topic for contemporary academics. Thus, at this conference we will be focusing on the learning and teaching in higher education, research, management and governance and internationalization.  

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QS WorldClass 2020 

QS WorldClass 2020 under the theme “Learning, Teaching, Technology and Innovation” is proudly organized by QS and BINUS University from 1 to 3 April 2020 in Malang, Indonesia 

This exclusive seminar is organized with the objective of leveraging on the knowledge and expertise of global higher education leaders and professionals for the pursuit of excellence in teaching and learning, and adoption of practices that promote innovation. It also provides opportunities for informal networking and reflection with experienced and knowledgeable academic peers.  

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EduData Summit 2020

EduData Summit is a premium event focusing on data and its impact on the higher education sector. Taking place in New York on the 10th and 11th June this year, it addresses the increasing importance of data and data analytics, to make universities more efficient, effective, innovative and competitive.

See summit details here.