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Of current importance
From 29 May until 3 June 2016, in the USA (Denver) the world’s annual largest education conference and expo: NAFSA.
The topic of the conference: «Building Capacity for Global Learning».
It is expected that the event will be attended by more than 9,000 specialists from 100 countries including representatives of EAIE, APAIE, and other regional associations, as well as the world’s leading universities, national “Study in…” projects, specialized media outlets, and various high-profile consulting companies.
NAFSA (National Association for Foreign Student Affairs) – is the world’s largest non-profit association for international education and academic exchange. NAFSA was founded in 1948 as the National Association of Foreign Student Advisers to promote the professional development of those U.S. college and university officials who were responsible for assisting and advising the 25,000 foreign students that came to study in the United States after the World War II. At present, the Association unites more than 10,000 representatives of numerous government and non-profit organizations, foundations, research centers, international and national corporations from more than 150 countries. Its scope of activities covers a large spectrum of events designed to promote global education.