AFS Intercultural Programs and our distinguished partners invite those who share our learning-to-live-together philosophy to the first ever 2018 AFS Global Conference | Global Competence: Our Future, Our Responsibility. Join educators, policymakers, business and community leaders in setting an urgent agenda to meet the growing demand for global competence.
13-27 July: AFS will present at the Summer Institute for Intercultural Communication | Institute for Intercultural Communication (Portland)
16-18 July 2018:
- “The Arab World: Meaning, Identity, and Discovery,” by Sherifa Fayez, national director of AFS Egypt Intercultural Education Programs, and Dr. Jana Holla, a freelance intercultural consultant and trainer with a background in cultural anthropology.
- “Inspiring Curiosity: Fostering Intercultural and Global Competence for Students, Host Families, Faculty, and Staff,” by Sarah Collins, manager of the AFS Intercultural Link Learning Program, and Marcela Lapertosa, director of Education and Intercultural Learning at AFS Intercultural Programs.