USA: Country of Honour at NZIEC 2017

ENZ is pleased to announce that the United States of America will feature as the inaugural Country of Honour at NZIEC 2017. ENZ has joined with the US Embassy in Wellington and US Consulate General in Auckland to bring about the partnership. It will see the US featured in a number of conference sessions as […]

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General election comes to conference

Occurring just one month before election day, NZIEC 2017 will provide a platform for New Zealand’s two major political parties to outline their vision and priorities for the development of our international education industry. Hon Paul Goldsmith, Minister for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment, and Chris Hipkins, Labour Party Spokesperson for Education, will outline their […]

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Student experience takes centre stage at NZIEC 2017

Transforming international student experiences is at the heart of this year’s conference. Delegates will gain insights from Study Auckland’s student experience transformation project, discover community support mechanisms to enhance your pastoral programmes and learn how to facilitate the successful education transitions of international students. There are also sessions on how to foster collective leadership to encourage student wellbeing, how to challenge and […]

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ISANA’s guide to pastoral care success

Using the latest research, practitioner experience and the voices of international students, ISANA New Zealand’s breakout sessions at NZIEC 2017 will provide delegates with holistic approaches to ensuring the pastoral support of your international students. ISANA NZ President Lesley McDonald says the breakout sessions will equip attendees with strategies, tools and resources to enhance student […]

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BPO Intelligence joins NZIEC 2017 as lead partner

ENZ is pleased to announce that BPO Intelligence will join NZIEC 2017 as lead partner. “We are delighted to be a part of NZIEC for a fourth consecutive year, and excited to be doing so as lead partner,” says BPO Intelligence CEO, Naresh Gulati. “NZIEC is quickly growing into one of the most popular conferences […]

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Crowdsource your NZIEC 2017 experience

There are few things worse than the feeling of ‘death by PowerPoint’ at conferences. So for NZIEC 2017, we’re varying the formats as much as possible, providing a more engaging forum for expert information and advice. Alongside the usual presentations, workshops and panel discussions, we’re introducing crowdsource cafés. Crowdsource cafés are designed to harness the […]

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What you’ll find at NZIEC 2017

With 62 breakout sessions, over 90 presenters and a range of new formats, there’s something for everyone at NZIEC 2017. Here are just a few highlights from this year’s bumper programme. Pre-conference workshops Join us for one of three pre-conference workshops on Monday 21 August. Gain tips and insights on how to recruit school students from China, Japan […]

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Chinese student recruitment takes centre stage

In the context of dramatic technological and societal changes, the future of international student recruitment from China will be under the microscope at NZIEC 2017. Education New Zealand is pleased to announce that Mr Zhou Chenggang, president and chief executive officer of New Oriental Education and Technology Group, will be joining conference as keynote speaker. […]

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Dr Esther Brimmer joins NZIEC 2017

Education New Zealand is delighted to announce that Dr Esther Brimmer, chief executive of NAFSA: Association of International Educators, will be joining us as keynote speaker at NZIEC 2017. With over 10,000 members in over 150 countries, NAFSA is the world’s largest non-profit association dedicated to international education and exchange. At NAFSA, Dr Brimmer is […]

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Lead a quest with Dr Jason Fox

Education New Zealand is excited to announce that this year’s conference will be headlined by motivation strategy and design expert Dr Jason Fox. “Ahoy all, I’m very much looking forward to joining you at NZIEC this August,” says Jason. “Together, we’ll be venturing beyond the default in a quest toward future relevance.” “Jason is world class” – Creative […]

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Miriama Kamo returns as conference MC

We’re pleased to kick off our series of NZIEC 2017 updates with the announcement that award-winning journalist Miriama Kamo will return as conference MC. “I learned so much from NZIEC 2016 that I’m coming back for more!” says Miriama. “I’m looking forward to seeing everyone again at this year’s conference.” Miriama is presenter of TVNZ1’s […]

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