2016 IES Abroad Annual Conference


IES Abroad's 2016 Annual Conference!

 October 5-7, 2016


2016 IES Abroad Annual Conference Schedule Overview

Wednesday evening, October 5th

The official kick-off of the 2016 IES Abroad Annual Conference begins at 5:30 p.m. with registration and a welcome reception at the Union League Club’s Main Lounge on the 2nd floor.

Thursday, October 6th

The day begins with a networking breakfast. This is followed by a morning plenary presentation, and a section of concurrent sessions. Following lunch, and the IES Abroad business meeting, the IES Abroad Centers’ Expo with Center Directors and key IES Abroad staff, followed by another section of concurrent sessions

A reception and awards dinner will be held Thursday evening with the presentation of the Lifetime Achievement Award, the Professional Development Award, and the Volunteer of the Year Award.

Friday, October 7th

The second full day of conference programming begins with a networking breakfast, followed by two more sections of concurrent sessions, lunch, which is followed by a plenary presentation on the IES Abroad Film Festival.


Stay tuned for more details on the IES Abroad 2016 Annual Conference as they become available.

Registration for the October conference will open July 15, 2016.

We look forward to seeing you in Chicago!