Key interest area

Professional development (PD)

This KIA focuses on sessions designed to provide specific professional development opportunities for delegates. 

Topics under this KIA typically cover:

  • career development
  • leadership
  • gender and diversity in the workplace
  • work life balance
  • time management
  • communication skills
  • mentoring programs

The AIEC 2020 Program Committee is specifically interested in for proposals cover the following topics:

  • looking at other industries to better define our own work practices in international education
  • Indigenous engagement in international education 
  • growing in leadership 
  • work life balance – carers in international education 
  • understanding self 
  • equity and diversity 

Target audience:

  • delegates looking to enhance their personal development 
  • newcomers to international education
  • young professionals


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