2022 Conference Schedule

General Conference Schedule *subject to change

Please Note:
Virtual events are in Eastern Standard Time (EST.) The in-person conference events held in New Orleans, LA are in Central Standard Time (CST).

Register for all events (except the ACE-AIEA Collaborative) through the AIEA Conference Registration website. 

VIRTUAL PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOPS *Additional registration fees apply

Thursday, January 20, 2022
10:00 AM – 12:30 PM EST
Bridging Divides through UNESCO Story Circles

2:00 PM - 4:30 PM EST
Virtual Exchange and Virtual Global Learning Beyond COVID: From Expediency to Strategy

Tuesday, January 25, 2022
10:00 AM – 12:30 PM EST
Using Our Stories and Voices for Social Justice Action to Impact Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

2:00 PM - 4:30 PM EST
Increasing Efficiency of International Business Operations: Considerations and Strategies for SIOs

Thursday, January 27, 2022
10:00 AM – 12:30 PM EST
Developing an Institutional Partnership Strategy

2:00 PM - 4:30 PM EST
Operationalizing Institutional Commitments to EDI through Inclusive Internationalization – Exploring the Diversity of Canadian Experiences

*In-Person Workshops on Sunday, February 20: see details below.

VIRTUAL NETWORKING MEET-UP EVENTS (for registered participants)  *(Eastern Standard Times-EST)

Thursday, January 13 (1:00-2:00PM EST)
Tuesday, February 8 (9:00- 10:00AM EST)
Thursday, March 10 (1:00-2:00PM EST)

ACE-AIEA Internationalization Collaborative (hybrid)
Wednesday, February 23
AIEA and the American Council on Education are pleased to once again be co-hosting the annual ACE/AIEA Internationalization Collaborative on February 23, 2022. All AIEA conference attendees are invited to register and participate. Details and registration for the ACE/AIEA Internationalization Collaborative can be found at the ACE website (Link to: https://www.acenet.edu/Events/Pages/ACE-AIEA-Internationalization-Collaborative-2022.aspx. Note that registration for this event must be done via the ACE website; a link will also be provided during your AIEA Registration process if you indicate interest in participating in the Collaborative.  

The times below are in U.S. Central Standard Time (CST). Schedule subject to change. 

In-person Workshops (Sunday, February 20)
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM CST
Ensuring Health and Safety - the SIO's role in Risk Management

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM CST
Duty of Care and Regulatory Compliance in the Post-Covid Era

Sunday, February 20
Board and Committee Leadership Meetings (morning and afternoon)
Afternoon Workshops  
Opening 40th Anniversary Reception (7 pm)
Women’s Networking Meet-up

Monday, February 21
Opening Plenary                                                                           
Morning and Afternoon 60-minute Concurrent Sessions including Spotlight Sessions
Awards Luncheon
Evening Networking Events (including Senior SIOs, Academy Alumni, SAP and Peer Learning Circle participants)
Exhibit Hall

Tuesday, February 22
AIEA Association Breakfast  
Morning and Afternoon 60-minute Concurrent Sessions
Networking Luncheon
Exhibit Hall

Wednesday, February 23
Networking Breakfast
Unique Conference Feature! Now What? Generative Peer Discussions on Leading Internationalization
ACE-AIEA Internationalization Collaborative (9:00am- 12:00pm CST) *separate registration required
Unique Conference Feature! Community Connections:   Bringing the Global Local – Connecting in Context (afternoon)
Conference Closing (5 pm)

Note: Mardi Gras events in New Orleans begin Wednesday evening

March 10 - Virtual Networking Meetup- (details above)
April 5- AIEA Virtual Partners Day
April 6 & 7- (First Ever) AIEA Virtual Global Summit