Events


Our UA Ruhr office is looking forward to seeing you at the following events & conferences:


NAFSA 2018

NAFSA Annual Conference and Expo "Diverse Voices, Shared Commitment"
May 27-June 1, 2018 | Pennsylvania Convention Center (PPC) | 1101 Arch Street | Philadelphia, PA 19107

Join us at the largest gathering in the field of international education for the 2018 NAFSA Annual Conference & Expo, "Diverse Voices, Shared Commitment." We would like to invite you to visit us at our booth and to attend our panel "Preparing Students for the Global Workforce Through Innovative Partnerships" on Wednesday, May 30 at 8:30 am.

For more info, check out the conference website.


 

GSA 2018 Annual ConferenceGerman Studies Association Annual Conference
September 28-30, 2018 | Wyndham Grand Pittsburgh Downtown | 600 Commonwealth Place | Gateway Center | Pittsburgh, PA 15222-1003

Join us at our panel "Transforming City Regions" at this year's GSA Annual Conference. Our round-table panel brings together experts from the US, the UK and Germany to discuss different approaches to transforming city regions. Topics to be addressed include the role of art in negotiating the impact of the closing of mines and industry on local communities; cross-sectoral regional and local urban planning; the contribution of exemplary projects such as the International Building Exhibition (Internationale Bauausstellung, IBA) and the Emscher Park to a new narrative for the Ruhr Valley; the cultural, social and geographical developments in the Ruhr region compared to those in former industrial regions in Michigan, Ohio and Pennsylvania. Program.