Conferences

  • NAFSA 2017: Expanding Community, Strengthening Connections

    May 28 – June 2 2017, Los Angeles, California, the United States

    Session: The Impact of Postgraduation Migration Prospects on Institution Enrollment Strategies
    Chair: Timothy Owen – Director-WES Canada, World Education Services
    Presenters: Jessica Brandt – Research Director, World Education Services, Wendy Luther – President and CEO, Edu Nova Cooperative Ltd., Nannette Ripmeester – Director, Expertise in Labour Mobility
    Date and time: 2 June, 13:30 – 14:30
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  • AIEC 2016: Connectivity – at the heart of international education

    18 – 21 October 2016, Melbourne, Australia

    Workshop 02: Connecting the digital dots
    Presenters: Meltem Oktay, StudyPortals, George Hernandez, University of Tasmania, and Nannette Ripmeester, Expertise in Labour Mobility.
    Date and time: 18 October, 09:00 – 12:00
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    IEAA International Research Roundtable 2016: Employment outcomes of international study
    Panelists: Brett Berquist, The University of Auckland, Hiroshi Ota, Hitotsubashi University, Emerita Professor Elspeth Jones, Consultant, Nannette Ripmeester, Expertise in Labour Mobility.
    Date and time: 18 October, 14:00 – 15:30
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    Poster: E-mployability: training intercultural competencies with the help of gamification
    Presenters: Nannette Ripmeester, Expertise in Labour Mobility.
    Date and time: 20 October, 08:45 – 10:00
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    Poster: You’ve got mail: continuous career support at the heart of alumni communication
    Presenter: Nannette Ripmeester, Expertise in Labour Mobility.
    Date and time: 21 October, 11:00 – 12:15
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  • EAIE 2016: Imagine…

    13 – 16 September 2016, Liverpool, the UK

    Session: Imagine: what data can do for international higher education marketing
    Presenters: Nannette Ripmeester, Expertise in Labour Mobility/i-graduate (The Netherlands), Edilio Mazzoleni, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (Italy), Kimmo Kuortti, University of Oulu (Finland), Jessica Winters, Utrecht University (Netherlands).
    Date and time: 14 September, 11:30 – 12:30
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    E-poster: Virtual mobility in facilitating internationalisation: advantages of social media
    Presenter: Veronika Norvaisaite, Expertise in Labour Mobility (The Netherlands).
    Date and time: 14 September, 15:00 – 16:30
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    Session: The game is on: gamification of employability skills
    Presenters: Nannette Ripmeester, Expertise in Labour Mobility/i-graduate (The Netherlands), Edilio Mazzoleni, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (Italy).
    Date and time: 14 September, 16:00 – 17:00
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    Session: Receiving starts at the giving end: why career support shouldn’t stop at graduation
    Presenters: Veronika Norvaisaite, Expertise in Labour Mobility (The Netherlands), Janet Matta, University of Technology Sydney (Australia), Astrid Heuvel, Wageningen University (Netherlands).
    Date and time: 15 September, 09:00 – 10:00
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    Session: From learning to earning: employers’ perspectives on employability
    Presenters: Nannette Ripmeester, Expertise in Labour Mobility/i-graduate (The Netherlands), Jennifer Taylor, IBM UK Ltd (the United Kingdom), Stuart Jehan, Robeco (Luxembourg).
    Date and time: 15 September, 11:00 – 12:30
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    Session: Translating study abroad to 21st century skills
    Presenters: Veronika Norvaisaite, Expertise in Labour Mobility (The Netherlands), Gianluca Samsa, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (Italy), Linda Krokfors, Centria University of Applied Sciences (Finland), Sevasti Christoforou, Expertise in Labour Mobility (the Netherlands).
    Date and time: 15 September, 14:00 – 15:00
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  • Sustainable Cities Conference, hosted by IHS & RSM:

    12-13 July 2016, Roterdam

    Plenary session: Career Opportunities in Sustainable Urban Development
    Speakers: Niels van Geenhuizen, Program Manager – Sustainabillity, Arcadis, Dr. Steve Kennedy, Assistant Professor, Rotterdam School of Management, Nannette Ripmeester, Director and founder at Expertise in Labour Mobility.
    Date and time: 13 July , 11:30 – 12:30
  • NAFSA

    29 May – 3 June 2016, Denver

    Session: The Employability Value of a Global Experience: An International View
    Speakers: Charlotte West, Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola, Peru, Edilio Mazzoleni, Università Cattolica Sacro Cuore, Italy, Brett Berquist, University of Auckland, New Zealand, and Nannette Ripmeester, Expertise in Labour Mobility, The Netherlands.
    Date and time: 2 June , 8:00 – 9:00
  • The Student of the Future

    4 – 5 April 2016, Groningen

    Session: HE, you’re fired
    Speakers: Sara Custer, The Pie News, Nannette Ripmeester, Expertise in Labour Mobility
    Date and time: 5 April , 14:30 – 15:20
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  • INTED2016

    7 – 9 March 2016, Valencia

    Session: Gamification and the Quest for Employability: Game on!
    Speakers: Nannette Ripmeester, Expertise in Labour Mobility
  • AIEC

    6 – 9 October 2015, Adelaide

    Session: Game on: gamification and the quest for employability
    Speakers: Edilio Mazzoleni, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (Italy); Nannette Ripmeester, Expertise in Labour Mobility (Netherlands).
    Date and time: 7 October, 10:45 – 12:00
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    Poster session: Transferring cultural interactions into the digital realm: gamification in student internationalisation
    Presenter: Veronika Norvaisaite, Expertise in Labour Mobility (Netherlands)
    Date and time: 8 October, 16:10 – 17:25
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    Poster session: Global trends in employability: what helps your graduates find employment?
    Speakers: Nannette Ripmeester, Expertise in Labour Mobility (Netherlands); Kevin Brett, i-graduate (Australia)
    Date and time: 7 October, 13:00 – 14:15
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    Session: Key drivers of internationalisation – a comparison between ‘cathedrals of learning’ and ‘cathedrals of earning’
    Speakers: Nannette Ripmeester, Expertise in Labour Mobility (Netherlands); Irene Jansen, DAAD (Indonesia)
    Date and time: 8 October, 14:25 – 15:40
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  • EAIE 2015: A Wealth of Nations

    15 – 18 September 2015, Glasgow

    Poster session: Two birds, one stone: creating global citizens and increasing employability
    Presenter: Veronika Norvaisaite, Expertise in Labour Mobility, (The Netherlands)
    Date and time: 16 September, 15:00 – 16:30
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    Session: Wealth of knowledge: fostering employability skills for incoming and outgoing international students
    Speakers: Katie Orr, Nova Scotia Community College, Canada; Kimmo Kuortti, University of Oulu, (Finland); Nannette Ripmeester, Expertise in Labour Mobility, (The Netherlands)
    Date and time: 16 September, 17:00 – 18:00
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    Session: Are you supporting or coddling your international students?
    Speakers: Lea Senn, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, (Italy); Veronika Norvaisaite, Expertise in Labour Mobility, (The Netherlands); Jaana Severidt, University of Lapland, (Finland); Nannette Ripmeester, Expertise in Labour Mobility/i-graduate (The Netherlands)
    Date and time: 17 September, 10:00 – 11:00
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    Session: Social media and technology in providing career services
    Speakers: Selene Siregar, Expertise in Labour Mobility, (The Netherlands); Claire O’Leary, University of Warwick, (United Kingdom); Katie Orr, Nova Scotia Community College, (Canada)
    Date and time: 17 September, 11:30 – 12:30
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    Session: Beyond intercultural skills: exploring the real and understood value of internationalisation
    Speakers: Robert Coelen, Stenden University, (The Netherlands); Mika Saarinen, Centre for International Mobility (CIMO), (Finland); Nannette Ripmeester, Expertise in Labour Mobility (The Netherlands)
    Date and time: 17 September, 14:00 – 15:00
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    Session: Maximizing the advantage of an international classroom for a wealth of knowledge
    Speakers: Darla Deardorff, AIEA (Association of International Education Administrators), (USA); Betty Leask, La Trobe University, (Australia); Selene Siregar, Expertise in Labour Mobility, (The Netherlands)
    Date and time: 18 September, 09:00 – 10:00
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  • CASE Europe Annual Conference 2015

    31 August – 4 September 2015, Manchester

    Session: Bring in Gamification to Enhance Employability and Alumni Relations
    Speakers: Paul Redmond, The University of Manchester and Nannette Ripmeester, Expertise in Labour Mobility
    Date and time: 3 September 2015, 13:45 – 14:45
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  • CBIE Atlantic Regional Meeting “The Value of Global Experience”

    15 June 2015, Halifax

    Key note: Best Practices in Communicating the Value of Global Experience
    Speakers: Nannette Ripmeester, Expertise in Labour Mobility
    Date and time: 15 June 2015, 9:15 – 10:00
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  • CASE Lowlands

    1 – 2 April 2015, Brussels

    Session: Bring in Gamification to Enhance Employability and Alumni Relations
    Speakers: Veronika Norvaisaite and Nannette Ripmeester, Expertise in Labour Mobility
    Date and time: 2 April, 11:00 – 12:00
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  • NAFSA

    28 May – 3 June 2015, Boston

    Session: Assessing and Evaluating the Impact of Education Abroad
    Speakers: Scott Blair, Dana Petrova, Diana Yefanova, Nannette Ripmeester
    Date and time: 27 May, 8:45 – 9:45
    Session: Examining Diversity in the Intercultural Classroom
    Speakers: Nannette Ripmeester, Experise in Labour Mobility; Darla Deardoff, AIEA (Association of International Education Administrators)
    Date and time: 27 May, 8:45 – 9:45
  • EAIE 2014: Stepping into a New Era

    16 – 19 September 2014, Prague

    Session: Handling internationals: the debate over spoon-feeding students.
    Speakers: Nannette Ripmeester, Expertise in Labour Mobility (the Netherlands); Lea Senn, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (Italy); Maria Johansson, Lund University (Sweden); Archibald Pollock, Expertise in Labour Mobility (The Netherlands)
    Date and time: 18 September, 08:30 – 09:30

    Session: Student employability and social media: a match made in heaven?
    Speakers: Katie Orr, Nova Scotia Community College, Canada; Jessica Winters, University of Groningen, (The Netherlands); Nannette Ripmeester, Expertise in Labour Mobility, (The Netherlands)
    Date and time: 18 September, 13:30 – 14:30

    Session: Transforming study abroad into a global employability statement
    Speakers: Alexander Haaxman, Murdoch University (Australia); Selene Siregar, Expertise in Labour Mobility (The Netherlands); Nannette Ripmeester, Expertise in Labour Mobility (The Netherlands)
    Date and time: 19 September, 08:30 – 09:30

    Session: Convincing domestic students to integrate.
    Speakers: Archibald Pollock, Expertise in Labour Mobility (The Netherlands); Pamela Spokes, Aalto University (Finland); Claire O’Leary, Warwick University (UK); Karin Paardekoper, University of Twente (The Netherlands)
    Date and time: 19 September, 12:00 – 13:00

  • NAFSA

    28 May – 3 June 2014, San Diego

    Session: Social Media Across Borders: International Student Recruitment, Advising, and Study Abroad
    Speakers: Charlotte West, Edmonds Community College (Canada); Katie Orr, Nova Scotia Community College (Canada); Jessica Winters, University of Groningen (The Netherlands); Nannette Ripmeester, Expertise in Labour Mobility (The Netherlands)
    Date and time: 30 May, 08:00 – 09:00
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  • EAIE 2013

    10 – 13 September 2014, Prague

    Session: Social media across borders: the impact of cultural differences on student recruitment
    Speakers: Nannette Ripmeester, Katie Orr, Joachim Ekström, Jessica Winters
    Date and time: 12 September, 09:15 – 10:15

    Session: Engaging in the debate: what do international students want and need?
    Speakers: Kimmo Kuortti, Dr Nico Jooste, Archibald Pollock, Nannette Ripmeester
    Date and time: 12 September, 14:00 – 15:15

    Session: How can career services truly contribute to students’ development?
    Speakers: Nannette Ripmeester (Expertise in Labour Mobility, Caroline Scheepmaker (Technical University Delft) & Per Christian Andersen (University of Southern Denmark)
    Date and time: 13 September, 13:30 – 14:45