Professional development (PD)

This key interest area focuses on sessions designed to provide specific professional learning and skill development opportunities for delegates. 


Topics under this KIA typically cover:

  • career development 
  • leadership 
  • gender and diversity in the workplace 
  • work/life balance 
  • communication and intercultural skills 
  • mentoring programs.


Topics in this key interest area may overlap with all other KIA.

Target audience

This key interest area will be of interest to: 

  • delegates looking to enhance their personal and professional development  
  • newcomers to international education  
  • young professionals, including IEAA Young Professionals Network members.

 Other AIEC key interest areas