Founder and President, NL alumni network-Netherlands and Senior Expert for EU ALUMNI
With the global competition for talent in the knowledge economy, many higher education institutions face common challenges: Branding and reputation abroad, tight institutional budgets and uncertain future brought by the COVID-19 pandemic. Engaging alumni abroad matter now more than ever. International alumni can play a strategic role not only in helping universities advance their internationalization strategy, but also their service mission. This session explores why and how to start an international alumni relations program.
Recognize why developing a strategy is important for a successful alumni relations
Using the LEARN model, identify and apply essential building blocks for an alumni relations strategy
Learn how international alumni relations can support, enhance and advance comprehensive internationalization