Thanks to our 2018 Sponsors who help make the conference possible!

CAPA The Global Education Network offers study abroad programs in Accra, Barcelona, Buenos Aires, Dublin, Florence, London, Shanghai and Sydney. CAPA is committed to academic excellence, integrity and innovation in learning abroad. Our mission is to provide meaningful experiences that challenge and inspire students to analyze and explore complex political, cultural and social landscapes within urban environments. Through our commitment to personalized learning, collaborative learning communities and global connections via technology, we prepare students to live and work in a globally interdependent and diverse world.

CIEE: Council on International Educational Exchange. At CIEE, we create opportunities that help bring people together. We foster the development of understanding and mutual respect between communities and nations by promoting the exchange of ideas and experiences. We help give students, teachers, and young professionals from across the world skills that make them active and responsible global citizens.

Since 1950, IES Abroad has provided study abroad and internship programs to more than 130,000 students. A not-for-profit, IES Abroad is also comprised of Customized Programs, IES Internships, and the Study Abroad Foundation (SAF). In total, IES Abroad offers more than 350 programs worldwide in Africa, Asia Pacific, Europe, Latin America, and North America for college students, and serves more than 500 top-ranked universities.

The Intern Group is an award-winning international internship program with locations in Europe, Latin America, Asia, Australia, Canada and the USA. Programs include an internship placement, housing, transportation, cultural & professional events, 24/7 on-the-ground support and more. We aim to develop an innovative and culturally sensitive new generation ready to tackle the global issues that affect our world today and tomorrow.

International education is the cornerstone for building a more understanding and peaceful world. With more than 10,000 members worldwide, NAFSA: Association of International Educators is the leading organization committed to international education and exchange, working to advance policies and practices that build global citizens with the knowledge and skills they need to succeed in today’s interconnected world.

Diversity Abroad is the leading consortium of educational institutions, government agencies, businesses, and non-profit organizations who share its vision that the next generation of young people from diverse and underrepresented backgrounds are equipped with the skills, knowledge, and global acumen to thrive in the 21st century global marketplace. Together, Diversity Abroad and its partners achieve this vision by advancing diversity and inclusion policies and practices in the international education industry and by connecting diverse students resources and educational and career opportunities.

The Institute for Study Abroad (IFSA) was founded in 1988 as a provider of study abroad programming for U.S. undergraduates. With student success in mind, the organization creates global learning environments designed to foster the development of critical perspectives, knowledge and skills essential for students to thrive in the future. Offering more than 100 programs in 19 countries, IFSA draws upon theory and evidence-based practice to create a variety of program models and flexible academic options in alignment with the needs of partners and students.