Going Global is a series of international educational conferences hosted by the British Council, offering an open forum for policy makers and practitioners from around the world to discuss issues facing the international education community.

Since its inception in 2004, Going Global has grown from a bi-annual event in the UK to an annual event traveling the globe. Each year, it attracts over 1,000 registered delegates from across the further and higher education sectors and a variety of other industries with perspectives on international education. Over 10 per cent of delegates come from the US.


Going Global 2017 - London, UK

The 2017 conference took place in London from May 22-24, 2017 on the theme of Global cities: connecting talent, driving change. Explore our main Going Global website for more information.

Going Global 2016 - Cape Town, South Africa

The 2016 conference took place in Cape Town, South Africa from May 3, 2016 - May 5, 2016. The theme was Building nations and connecting cultures: education policy, economic development and engagementExplore our main Going Global website.

See the Uni World News report previewing the conference.

Going Global 2015 - London, UK

In 2015. Going Global returned to London, UK on the theme of Connecting cultures, forging futures.

Going Global 2014 - Miami, USA

Our USA team was proud to host Going Global 2014 in Miami, Florida.

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