University of Illinois Global Education Symposium

October 16-19, 2019

Global Education Symposium

Tentative Schedule

Wednesday, October 16

4:00pm Faculty talk

7:00pm Welcome Reception


Thursday, October 17

9:00am-3:00pm Visits to local schools

4:00pm Campus tour

7:00pm Dinner and Keynote by College of Education Dean James D. Anderson


Friday, October 18

8:30am-3:00pm Half-Day Conference
Poster sessions, panels, and presentations by College of Education faculty, online graduate students, alumni, and international partners.

3:30-4:30pm Hear from Education Abroad Global Fieldwork students

5:00-6:00pm Pizza party

6:00pm Homecoming Parade


Saturday, October 19

8:30-10:30am Professional Development

10:30am Coffee break

11:00am-12:00pm Speed networking

2:30pm Football Game

5:00pm Closing reception

Join the Marching Illini for a traditional tailgate party in front of the College of Education.


To receive the registration form, click here.

Registration Deadline: May 15, 2019


Registration Cost: $150

Includes opening and closing receptions, keynote dinner, and participation in symposium activities listed on the schedule.

Does not include football game tickets.


College of Education

1310 S 6th St

Champaign, IL 61820


Option 1: Fly to Champaign

Willard Airport


Option 2: Fly to Chicago and take a bus to Champaign

Chicago O'Hare International Airport

Bus options:

Peoria Charter

Illini Shuttle


Dress code: business casual

Average temperatures in October are between 45 and 65 degrees Celsius.


To receive the registration form, click here.

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Questions? Contact Allison Witt.