Past Events

HYBRID

ICEF Higher Education

September 10 - 12, 2022

Barcelona, Spain

HYBRID

ICEF Higher Education is a dedicated networking event specifically designed to meet the needs of the international higher education sector. In 2022, the event returns in a hybrid format, offering delegates, participating in-person and virtually, exclusive access to high-quality, ICEF-screened agents from around the world.

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VIRTUAL

ICEF Virtual Africa

July 12 - 14, 2022

ONLINE

VIRTUAL

ICEF Virtual Africa returns in 2022 as a virtual networking event focused on the needs of international education institutions, and relevant service providers, interested in recruiting students from this dynamic and vibrant continent.

The event is a valuable resource to access these emerging student markets, and provides a unique opportunity to proactively network with pre-screened potential recruitment partners.

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ICEF Asia

June 28 - July 01, 2022

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

HYBRID

ICEF Asia 2022 is an exciting and greatly anticipated event providing a first-rate networking environment for professionals with an interest in over 20 outbound student countries in Asia, including Vietnam, South Korea, China and India.

Hosted over four days, this hybrid event welcomes participants in-person, at the InterContinental Saigon Hotel, in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, and online.

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ICEF ANZA

June 14 - 17, 2022

Adelaide, Australia

HYBRID

The 15th annual ICEF Australia New Zealand (ANZA) gives you the opportunity to meet the top international student recruitment agents from around the world who have a focus on Australia and New Zealand, as well as leading educators and service providers from this exciting and vibrant study destination.

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PHYSICAL

ICEF French Education

May 17 - 18, 2022

Montréal, Canada

IN-PERSON

ICEF French Education finally took place in Montréal, providing a rare opportunity for B2B networking between French & Canadian educational institutions, study abroad advising organisations from 31 countries and service providers from four related sectors.

HYBRID

ICEF Toronto

May 13 - 16, 2022

Toronto, Canada

HYBRID

ICEF Toronto 2022 - our largest North American event ever! There was a great deal of excitement leading up to ICEF Toronto, with many in our community looking forward to catching-up with friends and colleagues in-person after such a long period apart. And the event certainly did not disappoint.

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PHYSICAL

ICEF Spanish Education

April 19 - 21, 2022

Seville, Spain

IN-PERSON

ICEF Spanish Education provided a rare opportunity for B2B networking between Spanish education providers and agents from 37 countries who travelled to Seville to meet with them and join fam trips around Andalusia and to Madrid.

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ICEF Virtual Eurasia

March 22 - 24, 2022

ONLINE

VIRTUAL

ICEF Virtual Eurasia provided an opportunity for focused B2B networking between educators, agents and industry-related service providers, interested in recruiting students from across Eurasia.

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ICEF Virtual Secondary Education

February 22 - 24, 2022

ONLINE

VIRTUAL

As travel restrictions begin to lift, it was encouraging to see so many professionals coming together to connect with new and existing business contacts, in preparation for the return of international students to campuses across the globe.

Participants were able to make use of our flexible 24hrs scheduling system to accommodate all time zones.

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ICEF Dubai

February 07 - 10, 2022

Dubai, UAE

HYBRID

With restrictions gradually lifting, the phenomenal success of ICEF Dubai 2022 was no surprise. The in-person format of this popular event was sold out weeks before - reflecting great anticipation for our industry’s recovery. Attendance was a huge 67% increase over the previous edition.

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ICEF Virtual Miami

December 14 - 16, 2021

ONLINE

DESTINATION EVENT

ICEF Virtual Miami, like our Virtual Americas event held earlier this year, focused on sending international students to the Americas. The success of both events demonstrates both a high level of activity in this market segment and the industrys’ confidence in the ICEF networking strategy.

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HYBRID

ICEF Berlin

October 31 - November 03, 2021

Berlin, Germany

GLOBAL EVENT

Bringing the global education community together during the uncertainty of the pandemic, ICEF Berlin 2021 provided a unique solution to the challenges of rebuilding the industry.

Over the course of four days 1,767 individuals representing 1,444 industry organisations from 120 countries held a total of 22,535 in-person and virtual meetings.

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ICEF Virtual China

October 13 - 15, 2021

ONLINE

ORIGIN EVENT

In 2021, ICEF Virtual China successfully hosted 220 international education professionals over three days. Participants from 25 countries across five continents conducted 1,271 meetings, demonstrating a strong, interest in the world’s largest source of international students.

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ICEF Virtual Latin America

September 28 - 30, 2021

ONLINE

ORIGIN EVENT

Over the course of the three days, 463 participants from 39 countries across five continents conducted 4,166 meetings, demonstrating that ICEF Virtual Latin America is unquestionably the best way for international student recruitment professionals to grow their business networks within this exciting region.

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ICEF Virtual Higher Education

September 14 - 16, 2021

ONLINE

GLOBAL EVENT

In 2021, ICEF Higher Education returned for its 14th edition and second virtual edition, to successfully connect international universities with ICEF- screened higher education-focused agents. Over the three day event, 331 participants from 87 countries across six continents conducted 2,393 meetings, demonstrating continued zeal and ardour for growth across the industry, in spite of the ongoing global travel restrictions.

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ICEF Virtual Asia

June 22 - 24, 2021

ONLINE

ORIGIN EVENT

In 2021, ICEF Virtual Asia marked it’s inaugural event, successfully hosting 589 international education professionals over three days. Participants from 50 countries across four continents conducted 5,945 meetings, showing tremendous appetite and enthusiasm for continued networking across the industry, despite ongoing global travel restrictions.

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ICEF Virtual Africa

June 08 - 10, 2021

ONLINE

ORIGIN EVENT

ICEF Virtual Africa successfully hosted 338 international education professionals over three days. Participants from 54 countries across five continents conducted 3,700 meetings, demonstrating a strong, international interest in the dynamic and vibrant African student market. It was ICEF’s third Africa-focussed event and also its largest by far, with agency representation growing by a staggering 85% compared to the last edition in Cape Town.

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ICEF Virtual Americas

May 11 - 13, 2021

ONLINE

DESTINATION EVENT

ICEF Virtual Americas successfully hosted 759 international education professionals over three days with participants drawn from 92 countries across six continents, demonstrating a strong, international interest in education programmes across the Americas. In 2021, this event had an expanded focus to include French education in North America.

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ICEF Virtual Eurasia

March 23 - 25, 2021

ONLINE

ORIGIN EVENT

ICEF Virtual Eurasia successfully hosted 391 international education professionals over three days with participants drawn from 42 countries across four continents, demonstrating a strong, international interest in recruiting students from Eastern Europe, Russia, Turkey, the Caucasus and Central Asia for education programmes around the world.

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ICEF Virtual Secondary Education

February 23 - 25, 2021

ONLINE

GLOBAL EVENT

ICEF Virtual Secondary Education successfully hosted 569 international education professionals over three days with participants drawn from 84 countries across three continents, demonstrating a strong, international interest in recruiting students for secondary education programmes around the world. Marking our largest ever secondary-focused event, ICEF Virtual Secondary education welcomed a huge 63% more organisations than ever before.

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ICEF Virtual MENA

February 09 - 11, 2021

ONLINE

ORIGIN EVENT

In 2021, ICEF Dubai returns as a virtual event: ICEF Virtual MENA. This time, the event enhances its focus specifically on the territories of the Middle East and North Africa, helping education institutions target expert recruitment agent partners within this region.

MENA represents an attractive source of students for leading education institutions and it’s easy to see why many are looking to expand their recruitment efforts within the region.

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ICEF Virtual South Asia

January 19 - 21, 2021

ONLINE

ORIGIN EVENT

ICEF Virtual South Asia 2021 successfully hosted 226 international education professionals over three days with participants drawn from 19 countries across four continents, demonstrating a continued interest in maintaining and developing connections as educational institutions look to attract students from this important region.

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