Going Global is the British Council’s conference for leaders of international education to debate the future of further and higher education.

Monday 29 to Tuesday 30 June, London, UK. 


The conference provides a unique platform for knowledge sharing.

  • Connecting local, national, regional and global agendas
  • Providing a global network for policy makers and practitioners working in the field of international education
  • Supporting evidence led policy decisions deriving from research and regional policy dialogues
  • Supporting global thought leadership.


Global learners, global innovation

Going Global 2020 focuses on the global learner of the future, their journey to becoming a global innovator and how this shapes global learning institutions. Find out more here: www.britishcouncil.org/going-global/themes

Who should attend?

If you are a university or college vice-chancellor, president or principal, an adviser, minister or government representative, journalist or policy and strategy maker, or a professional and trade body working in international education, then we look forward to seeing you there.

Key dates

Conference registration opens on Wednesday 5 February 2020.

Register before 1 April to benefit from early bird rates, saving you nearly £150.

The conference will take place on 29 and 30 June 2020 at the QEII Centre, London, UK.

Follow us

Follow all the latest Going Global 2020 news on Twitter - @HEGoingGlobal - and join the conversation using #GoingGlobal2020 

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