In October and November, 2014 the Association of Russian Educational Advisors has participated in a number of public and industry events. We are happy to share a digest report of what events took place this Fall.
October 07-09, 2014, Moscow. Moscow International Education Fair took place at Expocenter in Moscow. It was organized by the Ministry of Education and Science and Russia and Government of Moscow with the support of the Chumber of Commerce and Industry of Russian Federation. One of the aims of AREA is to transfer the consolidated views and opinions of AREA members to the governmental bodies of different levels. The Board of the Association participated in the Forum and business program, as well as AREA was represented as one of the exhibitors. In frame of the business program AREA was a member of the conference "Export of education" that took place on October 08 with the participation of Pavel Antipov, Board member of AREA (Optima Study), Sergey Krasnyanskiy, CIS Director of ICEF, Valery Zhelezov, Director of International Department of Ministry of Education and Science of Russia. The main audience were Russian higher education institutions, interested in receiving foreign students from abroad.
October 23 2014 г., Saint Petersburg - reception with the representatives of Canadian higher institutions - Fanshawe College, Algonquin College, Wilfrid Laurier University.
October 24, 2014, Saint Petersburg – AREA presentation for the agencies participating in the seminar held by Fanshawe College and ILAC language school (Canada).
October 24-25, 2014, Saint Petersburg – the representatives of AREA worked at the talbe of the Association, and the Russia angecies who are not the members of AREA yet, could ask the questions about the terms & condistions of membership in the Association, as well as its activities.
November 02. 2014, Berlin – AREA meeting at ICEF Berlin. During the short briefing the issues regarding the public promotion of AREA сand further collaboration with ICEF in terms of the educational program for agents have been discussed.
November 07-09, 2014, Moscow – participation of AREA in the Fair "Education and Career". On the 07th of Novebmer Anna Ryzhova, Chair of the Board member of AREA, delivered a presentation regarding the activities of AREA.
November 12, 2014, Moscow – participation of AREA and members of the Association in the information session devoted to the governmental program "Global education", that was organized at Moscow school of Management "Skolkovo". As the result, during the AREA Board meeting a decision has been made to actively participate in the program by means of advising and consultations as well a plan of the collaboration with the authorities resonsible for delivery of this program has been worked out.