The European Association for International Education (EAIE) annually hosts the largest international higher education conference in Europe, providing an open arena for international professionals involved in all aspects of higher education to exchange ideas, learn from best practices and debate policies and hot topics in the field.
The 24th Annual EAIE Conference will take place in the heart of Dublin, Ireland's capital city from 11 – 14 September 2012. The call for proposals for 2012 has now ended and those who submitted proposals for sessions, workshops posters and e-posters will be notified of the outcome in mid-February.
Conference Theme: Rethinking education – reshaping economies
Education is playing an increasingly significant role in maintaining economic sustainability. Higher education institutions are now expected to contribute to economic development in addition to their basic role of education. Greater cooperation between academe and stakeholders both on the policy side and on the employer side is vital for aiding this process. The 2012 EAIE Conference will focus on this changing role of higher education institutions and provide an arena for extensive discussions on the challenges and opportunities for all involved in rethinking education, reshaping economies.