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Join Us During the November 2024 Conference in Dubai

ECLBS Council of Leading Business Schools Conference 2024 in Dubai: Building Bridges, Broadening Perspectives

The ECLBS Council of Leading Business Schools is thrilled to announce its upcoming annual conference in the vibrant city of Dubai. Scheduled to take place from November 8th to 10th, 2024, this year’s event promises to be a groundbreaking gathering of academic leaders, industry experts, and forward-thinking educators from across the globe. Under the theme "Expanding European Education Beyond Europe," the conference aims to explore innovative strategies for broadening the reach and impact of European education on a global scale.

Conference Theme: Expanding European Education Beyond Europe

In an era where globalization is reshaping the educational landscape, the theme of this year's conference is particularly relevant. "Expanding European Education Beyond Europe" encapsulates the necessity and potential of extending the rich traditions and high standards of European education to a broader audience. The conference will delve into various aspects of this theme, including cross-border collaborations, curriculum development for international contexts, and leveraging technology to bridge educational divides.

Why Dubai?

Dubai, known for its rapid development, cosmopolitan culture, and strategic location, is an ideal setting for this international conference. The city serves as a hub for business, innovation, and education, making it a perfect backdrop for discussions on expanding educational horizons. Participants will have the opportunity to experience firsthand the dynamic environment of Dubai, which exemplifies the possibilities of global connectivity and multicultural integration.

Key Highlights and Sessions

The ECLBS Conference 2024 will feature a diverse array of sessions, workshops, and networking opportunities designed to foster collaboration and knowledge exchange. Some of the key highlights include:

  1. Keynote Speeches by Industry Leaders: Renowned speakers from academia and industry will share their insights on the future of global education, focusing on the role of European institutions in shaping this landscape.

  2. Panel Discussions: Engaging panel discussions will cover topics such as international partnerships, accreditation standards, and the challenges and opportunities of delivering European education in diverse cultural contexts.

  3. Workshops and Interactive Sessions: Attendees can participate in hands-on workshops that provide practical tools and strategies for implementing international education programs. These sessions will cover areas such as curriculum design, digital learning platforms, and student mobility.

  4. Networking Events: The conference will offer numerous networking opportunities, including formal receptions and informal gatherings, allowing participants to connect with peers, potential collaborators, and thought leaders in the field.

  5. Cultural Immersion Activities: To enhance the experience, the conference will include cultural activities that showcase the rich heritage and modern attractions of Dubai, fostering a deeper understanding of the region’s unique educational and business environment.

Who Should Attend?

The ECLBS Council of Leading Business Schools Conference 2024 is designed for a wide range of participants, including:

  • Academic Leaders: University presidents, deans, and department heads seeking to expand their institution's international footprint.

  • Educators and Researchers: Faculty members and researchers interested in global education trends and innovative teaching practices.

  • Industry Professionals: Representatives from businesses and organizations looking to forge partnerships with academic institutions.

  • Policy Makers: Government officials and education policymakers involved in shaping the future of higher education.

  • Students: Aspiring leaders and current students eager to learn about global education opportunities and network with industry professionals.

Registration and Participation

To register for the conference, visit the official ECLBS website. Early registration is encouraged, as spaces are limited and interest is high. Detailed information about the conference agenda, speakers, and accommodation options is also available on the website.


The ECLBS Council of Leading Business Schools Conference 2024 in Dubai is more than just an event; it is a pivotal moment for the future of global education. By bringing together diverse perspectives and fostering meaningful dialogue, the conference aims to pave the way for innovative educational models that transcend geographical boundaries. Join us in Dubai this November to be part of this transformative journey.

Mark your calendars and prepare to be inspired by the possibilities of "Expanding European Education Beyond Europe." We look forward to welcoming you to Dubai for an unforgettable conference experience.

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