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Presentations

A comprehensive list of speaking engagements is listed below.

JASON E. LANE

International

Understanding Quality Assurance in Cross Border Higher Education. (August, 2018). National Seminar on Quality Assurance. National Institution for Academic Degrees and Quality Enhancement of Higher Education. Tokyo, Japan. (Invited Keynote).

Recruiting and Retaining IBCs: Evidence from a Decade of Research. (February, 2018). Forum on IBCs in Egypt. American University in Cairo. Sponsored by the Egyptian Ministry of Education (Invited Keynote).

Embassies of Knowledge: Higher Education, Internationalization, and Public Diplomacy. Presented at the STINT Forum on The Role of Higher Education in Public Policy, Stockholm, Sweden (September, 2015). (Invited Keynote)

Cultivating an Enhanced Public Policy Response: Implications for SUNY and Ireland. Presented at the HEA-Forward Look Forum: Higher Education as a Driver of Sustainable Social, Cultural and Economic Development, Dublin, Ireland (May, 2014). (Invited Keynote)

What is the local impact of international branch campuses? (September, 2013). The Future of Higher Education in the UAE: Innovation and Knowledge Production.   Emirates Center for Strategic Studies and Research: Abu Dhabi.   (Invited Speaker)

Colleges and Universities as Economic Drivers.  International Forum on Education and the Economy. Education Policy Institute. (March, 2013). (Invited Speaker).

How Universities can Help Improve Governance.  United Nation’s Academic Impact.  United Nations. New York, NY. (March, 2013). (Invited Speaker).

Quality Assurance in Cross-Border Higher Education. Presented at the International Network for Quality Assurance Agencies in Higher Education (INQAAHE) Conference, Taipei, Taiwan (April, 2013). (Invited Keynote)

New Roles for International Branch Campuses: A U.S. Perspective. Presented at the International Dialogue on Education, Berlin, Germany (October, 2012). Sponsored by DAAD, British Council, Freie Universitat Berlin, and the Canadian Embassy in Berlin. (Invited Keynote)

Characteristics of International Branch Campuses.  Institutional Management of Higher Education (IMHE)/ Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD).  Paris, France. (September, 2012). (with K. Kinser).  (Peer Review)

Why Governments Engage in the Internationalization of Higher Education. Presented at Rationales for Internationalization, the meeting of the National Training Foundation, Moscow, Russia (May, 2012). (Invited Keynote)

State involvement in the Internationalization of Higher Education: findings from a national survey.  Internationalization for Economic Growth and Job Creation.  State University of New York and the Organization of Economic Cooperation and Development. New York , NY. (April, 2011).

The Role of Governments in Incentivizing Internationalization of Higher Education. Presented at the OECD/IMHE meeting on Internationalization and Higher Education, Lund, Sweden, (December, 2011). (Invited)

The Development of Private Higher Education in Dubai. Presented at the annual meeting of the Gulf Education Comparative Society, United Arab Emirates (March, 2011). (Invited)

The Sometimes Public Nature of Cross-Border Higher Education.  Meeting of Associations, hosted by the International Association of Universities.  New Dehli, India. (April, 2011).  (w/ K. Kinser). (Invited Plenary)

The Development of Private Higher Education in Dubai.  Annual meeting of Gulf Education Comparative Society.  United Arab Emirates.  March, 2011. (Invited)

The Role of International Branch Campuses in Education Sector Development in Bahrain. Presented at the University of Bahrain, Kingdom of Bahrain (February, 2011). (Invited)

Governance of International Branch Campuses in the Gulf Countries. Presented at the Cambridge Roundtable: The Governance of Higher Education in the Gulf Cooperation Region, Cambridge, United Kingdom (July, 2012). Sponsored by the Gulf Research Foundation. (Peer Review)

Public Policy Dimensions of International Branch Campuses. Presented at the World Global Forum on Higher Education, Penang, Malaysia (December, 2009). (Peer Review)

International Branch Campuses: Decoupling the University from Its Geopolitical Base.  Society for Research in Higher Education (SRHE). United Kingdom.  (December, 2009). (with K. Kinser). (Peer Review)

The Regulatory Environment  of Domestic Cross Border Higher Education.  Association for the Study of Higher Education Annual Meeting.  Vancouver, Canada. (November, 2009).  (with K.Kinser & D. Knox). (Peer Review)

National

Managing Labor in International Branch Campuses. Annual Meeting of the National Center for Collective Bargaining in Higher Education. New York, NY. (April, 2017). (Invited Panelist).

The Role of International Branch Campuses in a Changing Geo-Political Context. WES-CIHE Summer Seminar. Boston, MA. (June, 2017). (Invited Plenary Panel).

Transnational Education: Growth at the Expense of Quality? University World News. Webinar. 

Leveraging Systems to Advance Campus Internationalization. Presented at the American Council on Education, Webinar (December, 2016). (Invited)

Alternative Forms of Internationalization: A System’s Approach. Presented at the annual meeting of the American Council on Education, San Francisco, CA (March, 2016). (Invited)

Transnational Education: quality assurance in a maturing phenomenon.  Annual Meeting of the Association of International Education Administrators. Washington, DC. (February, 2015) (Peer Review)

Catalytic Coils: Collective Leadership in a Decentralized Network.   Annual Collaborative, Online, and International Learning (COIL) Conference.  (March, 2015). (Invited Keynote).

The Role of States in Fostering Higher Education Internationalization. Presented at the Council of State Governments, Webinar (January, 2015). (Invited)

How Universities Can Help Improve Governance. Presented at the United Nations Academic Impact, United Nations, New York, NY (March, 2013). (Invited)

Crossborder Higher Education in Latin America. Presented at the book launch for Latin America’s New Knowledge Economy, Institute for International Education, New York, NY (February, 2013). (Invited)

The Impact of International Branch Campuses on Science Diplomacy. Presented at the American Academy of Arts and Sciences Annual Meeting, Boston, MA (February, 2013).

The Role of Systems in Facilitating Internationalization. Presented at Harnessing Systemness; Delivering Performance, New York, NY (November, 2012). Sponsored by the State University of New York.

A Typology of Foreign Educational Outposts. Association for the Study of Higher Education. Las Vegas, NV. (November, 2012). (with K.Kinser) (Peer Review)

Findings from a Global Survey of International Branch Campuses. Association for the Study of Higher Education. Charlotte, NC. (November, 2011). (with K.Kinser) (Peer Review)

Oversight and Governance of International Branch Campuses. Association for the Study of Higher Education. Charlotte, NC. (November, 2011). (with K.Kinser) (Peer Review)

State Involvement in the Internationalization of Higher Education: Findings From a National Survey. Presented at Internationalization for Economic Growth and Job Creation, New York, NY (April, 2011). Sponsored by the State University of New York and the Organization of Economic Cooperation and Development.

Famous Failures: Case Studies of International Branch Campuses. Presented at the American Public and Land Grant Universities Conference, Sedona, AZ (July, 2010). (Peer Review)

International Branch Campuses: Do They Contribute to Local Knowledge Development and Innovation. Presented at the Fulbright Annual Conference, National Press Club, Washington, D.C. (April, 2010). (Invited)

The Role of International Branch Campuses in Economic Development in Developing Nations. Presented at the Fulbright New Century Scholar Meeting, Potomac, MD (May, 2009). (Invited)

The Development of International Branch Campuses. Presented at the Comparative International Education Society Conference, Charleston, SC (March, 2009). (Peer Review)

Researching Transnational Universities: A Proposed Methodology. Presented at the Institute for Qualitative Research Methods, Tempe, AZ (January, 2007). (Peer Review)

Navigating the Murky Waters of International Policy and Structures: A Case Study of a Transnational Tertiary Institution. Presented at the Association for the Study of Higher Education Annual Meeting, Anaheim, CA (November, 2006). (Peer Review)

Transnational Governance: Interpreting the Role of Lay Governance in an Era of Globalization. Presented at the Association for the Study of Higher Education Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA (November, 2005). (Peer Review)

KEVIN KINSER

International

Quality, Innovation and International Rankings: Defining World Class Universities in Egypt. Presentation to Egyptian Universities and Ministry sponsored by U.S. State Department. Alexandria, Aswan, and Cairo, Egypt (December 11-14, 2017) (Invited)

Current Issues in U.S. Transnational Higher Education. Presented at the France Stratégie Working Group on Transnational Education Business Models, Paris, France (March, 2016). (Invited)

Current Trends and Future Directions in Cross-Border Higher Education:
China in Comparative Perspective
. Presented at the 6th Annual Conference on Chinese-Foreign Cooperation in Running Schools, Wenzhou, China (November, 2015). (Invited)

Multinational Universities: Foreign Higher Education Outposts Context and Theory. Presented at the Fifth Worldwide Forum for Comparative Education, Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China (September, 2014).

Managing International Programs: Lessons from the US Case. Presented at the Senior Administrator Training Program, National Academy of Education Administration, Beijing, China (September, 2014). (Invited)

The Rise of the Multinational University. Presented at the BIT 1st Annual Global Congress of Knowledge Economy, Qingdao, China (September, 2014). (Invited)

India’s Place in the Internationalization of Higher Education. Presented at the Hudson-ORF Joint Initiative on India’s Economic Engagements with the World, New Delhi, India (March, 2014). (Invited)

Quality Assurance in Transnational Higher Education. Presented at the International Conference on Quality of Sino-Foreign Cooperation in Running Schools, Xiamen, China (December, 2013). (Invited)

Cross-Border Provision of Massive Open Online Courses. Presented at the APEC Regional Policy Symposium, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (August, 2013). (Invited)

Worldwide Universities Network (WUN): The Benefits and Risks of Internationalisation. Presented at the Asia Pacific Association of International Administrators, Hong Kong (March, 2013).

Privatization in Tertiary Education. Presented at the British Educational Research Association Annual Meeting, Manchester, United Kingdom (September, 2012).

Foreign Education Outposts: Models and Variations of International Branch Campuses. Presented at the Jeju Forum for Peace and Prosperity, Jeju, South Korea (June, 2012). (Invited)

The Observatory’s IBC Report: Summary Findings. Presented at the Observatory for Borderless Higher Education Global Forum, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (April, 2012). (Invited)

Liberalisation, Quality, and Profit: Tensions in Cross Border Delivery of Higher Education. Presented at the Global Higher Education Forum, Penang, Malaysia (December, 2009).

Quality, Profit, and the Public Good: Tensions in the Cross-Border Delivery of Higher Education. Presented at NOKUT (Norwegian Quality Assurance Agency), Bergin, Norway (May, 2009). (Invited)

Sources of Legitimacy: For-Profit Higher Education in the United States. Presented at the Qifang International Conference on Private Higher Education, Xi’an International University, Xi’an, China (December, 2004). (Invited)

National

New Directions in International Higher Education. Symposium at Global Higher Ed in Changing Times (conference sponsored by Inside Higher Ed). Washington, DC: (January 8, 2019) (Invited)

Perspectives on the Internationalization of Higher Education. Keynote presentation at NAFSA Research Symposium. George Washington University (April 6, 2018)

International University Research Ventures: A Faculty-Focused Agenda for Comprehensive Internationalization. Commitment to Internationalization lecture series. University of Iowa, Iowa City. (March 3, 2017) (Invited)

Academic Freedom and Internationalization. Presented in the NAFSA Senior Fellows Symposium: New Internationalization Realities Shaped by Global Demand, Supply, Money and Economies, at the annual meeting of NAFSA: Association of International Educators, Denver, CO (June, 2016). (Invited)

Foreign Higher Education Outposts and International Research Ventures. Presented at the Workshop on International University Research Ventures, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA (April, 2016). (Invited)

Current Issues in U.S. Transnational Higher Education. Presentation at France Stratégie Working Group on Transnational Education Business Models. Paris, France. (March 2016) (Invited)

Current Trends and Future Directions in Cross-Border Higher Education: China in Comparative Perspective. Presentation at The 6th Annual Conference on Chinese-Foreign Cooperation in Running Schools. November 16. Wenzhou, China. (November 6, 2015) (Invited)

Markets and Internationalization. Presented in the NAFSA Senior Fellows for Internationalization Presentation, at the annual meeting of NAFSA: Association of International Educators, Boston, MA (May, 2015). (Invited)

Institutional Accreditation: A Lever for Internationalization?. Presented at the annual meeting of NAFSA: Association of International Educators, Boston, MA (May, 2015). (Refereed)

Educational Sovereignty and Transnational Education in China. Presented at the annual meeting of the Association of International Education Administrators, Washington, DC (February, 2015). (Refereed)

Relevance to Whom: Conducting Practice-Relevant Research in International Higher Education. Presented at the annual meeting of the Association for the Study of Higher Education, Washington, DC (November, 2014). (Refereed)

What We Know: Research About For-Profit Higher Education. Presented at Developing a Research Agenda: Tax Paying Colleges and Universities/For-Profit Higher Education, University of Southern California Pullias Center, Los Angeles, CA (April, 2014). (Invited)

A Research Agenda for the Internationalization of Higher Education in the United States, 2nd Edition. Presented at the Association of International Education Administrators Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C. (February, 2014). (Invited)

The Growing Role of Systemness in Internationalization. Presented at the Association of International Education Administrators Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C. (February, 2014). (Invited)

Trust But Verify: Institutional and International Perspective on Cross-Border Quality Assurance. Association for the Study of Higher Education Annual Meeting, St. Louis, MO (November, 2013). (Invited)

Documenting and Measuring Internationalization. Presented at the Association of International Education Administrators Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA (February, 2013).

Patterns of Operation and Oversight of International Branch Campuses. Presented at the American International Educators Association Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C. (February, 2012).

Trends in Cross-Border Higher Education. Presented at the American Public and Land Grant Universities, Commission on International Programs Conference, Sedona, AZ (July, 2010).

Private Higher Education Access: Who Attends U.S. For-Profit Institutions? Presented at the Comparative and International Education Society Annual Meeting, New York, NY (March, 2008).

A Global Perspective on For-Profit Higher Education. Presented at the Association for the Study of Higher Education Annual Meeting, Louisville, KY (November, 2007).

Sources of Legitimacy in the Private Sector: For-Profit Higher Education in the United States. Presented at the International Preconference to the Association for the Study of Higher Education Annual Meeting, Kansas City, MO (November, 2004).

CHRISTINE A. FARRUGIA

International

Legitimacy of Cross-Border Higher Education: The Case of the United Arab Emirates. Presented at the New Scholars Dissertation Workshop, Annual Meeting of the Comparative and International Education Society, San Juan, Puerto Rico (April, 2012).

Perceptions of “Quality” in Quality Assurance: Policy Contexts for Cross-Border Higher Education in the Gulf. Presented at the Gulf Research Meeting, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom (July, 2011).

National

The Role of Community Engagement in Cross-Border Higher Education Policy. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Association for the Study of Higher Education, Charlotte, NC (November, 2011).

Legitimacy in Cross-Border Higher Education. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Association for the Study of Higher Education, Indianapolis, IN (November, 2010).

 

JILL BORGOS

National

Delivering Quality Cross-Border Education Within a Local Context: Exploring the Roles of U.S. Branch Campus Leadership Interconnectedness Within a Host Country. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Association for the Study of Higher Education International Pre-conference, St. Louis, MO (November, 2013).

JOINT PRESENTATIONS

Dr. Jason E. Lane and Dr. Kevin Kinser

International

Characteristics of International Branch Campuses. Presented at the Institutional Management of Higher Education (IMHE)/ Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) Conference, Paris, France (September, 2012). (Peer Review)

Mobility of Programmes, Off-shore Campuses, Distance Education: Broadening Access to International Opportunities? Presented at the International Association of Universities 4th Global Meeting, New Delhi, India (April, 2011). (Invited, Plenary Session)

Policy Domains for International Branch Campuses. Presented at the Institutional Management of Higher Education (IMHE) Conference, Paris, France (September, 2010). (Peer Review)

International Branch Campuses: Decoupling the University from Its Geopolitical Base. Presented at the Society for Research in Higher Education (SRHE), South Wales, United Kingdom (December, 2009). (Peer Review)

National

The Rise of the Multinational University: A Typology of Foreign Educational Outposts. Presented at the Association for the Study of Higher Education Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, NV (November, 2012). (Peer Review)

Advancing a Classification of International Branch Campuses: The Results of the First Global Survey of IBCs. Presented at the Association for the Study of Higher Education Annual Meeting, Charlotte, NC (November, 2011).

Dr. Jason E. Lane, Dr. Kevin Kinser, and Colleagues

International

The Effects of Interstate Regulations on Cross-Border Public Higher Education. Presented at the Association for the Study of Higher Education Annual Meeting, Vancouver, Canada (November, 2009). With D. Knox.

National

Managing Across Geopolitical Borders: Oversight of Multinational Universities. Presented at the Association for the Study of Higher Education Annual Meeting, Charlotte, NC (November, 2011). With C.A. Farrugia and J. Crombie-Borgos.

The Emergence of a Global Higher Education Marketplace: Successes, Stresses, and Failures in International Branch Campuses. Presented at the Association for the Study of Higher Education Annual Meeting, Indianapolis, IN (November, 2010). With C.A. Farrugia, D. Philips, D.J. Knox, L. Tsevi, and T.E. Enderlein.

On the Ground Overseas: Institutional Experiences with Cross-Border Higher Education. Presented at Cross-Border Higher Education: Policies, Politics, and Practice: Association for the Study of Higher Education Annual Meeting, Jacksonville, FL (November, 2008). With D. Chapman, L. Montoto, and R. Sakamoto. (Peer Review)

Non-Endemic Academics: An Exploratory Study of Cross-Border Supply of Public Higher Education. Presented at the Association for the Study of Higher Education Annual Meeting, Louisville, KY (November, 2007). With J. Goff, L. Montoto, and J. Carlos. (Peer Review)

Dr. Jason E. Lane and Dr. Christine A. Farrugia

National

Managing Multiple Environments for the International Branch Campus: An Emerging Framework of Adaptation in Host Countries. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Association for the Study of Higher Education, Indianapolis, IN (November, 2010).

Dr. Kevin Kinser and Colleagues

International

International Branch Campuses: Trends and Developments, 2016. Presented at the OBHE Global Forum, Brain Gain: Charting the impact and future of TNE, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (November, 2016). With R. Garrett and M. Merola.

National

Accreditation on The Edge. Keynote presentation at annual meeting of the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. Washington DC: (November 28, 2018) (Invited) With S. Phillips.

 Accreditation on the Edge. Council for Higher Education Accreditation annual meeting. Washington, DC (January 30, 2018) (Invited) With S. Phillips.

Politicizing the Reauthorization of the Higher Education Act. Special session presented at the annual meeting of the University Council for Educational Administration. Denver, CO: November 17, 2017) (Invited) With Duvall, J., Hunter-Reed, K., Kvistad, G., and Pollitt, K.

New Players, New Authorities: What Is Driving Internationalization? NAFSA: the Association of International Educators annual meeting. Los Angeles, CA, CO (June 1, 2017) (Invited) With Olds, K.

Challenges and Consequences of Regulating Private Higher Education: The Experience of the United States and Australia. Presented at the Association of Private Sector Colleges and Universities, Dallas, TX (June, 2011). With K. Treloar.

A Tipping Triad: The Status of Accreditation as Self-Regulation. Presented at Regulation, De-Regulation and the Future of Higher Education: Association for the Study of Higher Education Annual Meeting, Jacksonville, FL (November, 2008). With B. Pusser and S. Slaughter.