The Institute of International Education (IIE) announced last week that it is launching a new course titled “Connecting to the World: International Relations for Higher Educations Institutions.” It is designed to help university representatives as well as Ministry officials to create an effective international relations office. It is piloting in Myanmar this fall in order to “enable universities in Myanmar to connect with institutions in the United States” thereby preparing students to enter the globalized workforce. To read more click here.
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Don’t forget to sign up for the Global Marketing Conference on “Trade Policy and International Marketing: Breakthroughs on the Horizon?” hosted by Georgetown University, the American Marketing Association, and the International Trade Administration of the U.S. Department of Commerce on March 14-15. The first day of the conference will be held at Georgetown University and the second day of the conference will be held in the Rotunda of the Ronald Reagan International Trade Center. Avoid late fees and register before March 1, 2013!
To view the program for the conference, please click here.