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The call for speaker proposals is now open and closes on Wednesday 10 October

Apply to speak at the 2019 Going Global Conference!

Going Global is the world’s largest open forum for international tertiary education leaders and specialists. This interactive conference is an unparalleled opportunity to network, debate and explores collaborative solutions to the challenges facing the sector in the 21st century. 

We now invite you to submit a proposal that meets the conference theme - Knowledge Diplomacy and the Digital World: Does international tertiary education have a role?

 Read more on theme and subthemes. 

We review all submissions to ensure that we maintain the highest quality and include the broad range of learning technology research, practice and policy which will be of interest to our conference audience. Each proposal will be reviewed by tertiary education experts prior to being presented to the Going Global Steering Committee who will decide on the content going forward into the conference programme.  Please review the proposal guidelines (available in PDF format at the bottom of this page) prior to developing your proposal in order to ensure that your proposal content meets our criteria.

There are four types of proposals which can be submitted. See the information below and click on the relevant link to submit your preferred option

Key Proposal Submission Dates
Type of Proposal Description Deadline
Individual Contributor

A response to the Going Global 2019 themes in order to be placed in one of the sessions as a presenter, panelist, table host, or chair.

Wednesday 10 October 2018
Full Session An innovative and interactive session with a diverse range of speakers from around the world. Wednesday 10 October 2018
Workshop Facilitator An interactive participant-led workshop that encompasses the conference theme or subtheme. Wednesday 10 October 2018
Poster - opens Friday 12 October 2018 A poster to be displayed at the conference that engages with the theme in order to discuss with delegates. Opens Friday 12 October 2018 - 21 January 2019