Main Conference: 20 - 21 November | Workshop: 19 & 22 November
Le Méridien Dubai Hotel & Conference Centre,
Higher Education MENA
Improving higher education for greater relevance across labour markets, economies and generations
Higher Education MENA focuses on improving the quality of higher education in the region by uniting institution leadership, regulators, investors and solution providers to explore how they can leverage technologies, strategies and management models to ensure world-class teaching and research. Bringing together the entire higher education sector including universities, colleges, vocational and technical training centres and online education providers, this is a pivotal event for industry leaders seeking high-level dialogue and strategies to shape the industry as the region works towards becoming a world class education hub.
Agenda at a glance
Creating a dynamic regional higher education ecosystem for improved global competitiveness
The expectations of the higher education institution in a knowledge economy
Focusing on how to align higher education to national & regional economic and social needs
A part of EdEx MENA
The region's largest platform dedicated to the private education industry
Higher Education MENA is a part of #EdEx MENA, which hosts 4 other focussed events on Education Investment, EdTech, K-12 Leaders Forum & Special Education Needs.
WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND
Meet higher education leaders from the region and beyond who are leading the change in higher education for improved graduate outcomes
Discover new business contacts from universities, colleges, vocational training centres, professional education, Ministries, regulators, online education providers, curriculum developers & technology providers
Learn about the latest in education technology and curriculum development to position your institution ahead of the pack
Participate in roundtable and panel discussions and get insights from your peers on best practice in improving education delivery in the region
Hear from international and regional speakers on global best practice in ensuring robust higher education ecosystems
Network with your peers in our improved informal networking forums including our Hosted Networking and Pre-Event Mixers
WHO YOU WILL MEET
Higher Education MENA unites the entire community involved in the leadership and strategic management of higher education facilities in the region.
Ministries & Authorities
- Education & Higher Education
- Vocational & Technical Training
- Professional Education
- Online Educators
Professional Service Providers
- Staff Development
- EdTech Providers
- Student Accommodation Providers
- Education Cities
Consulting and Advisory
- Research Organisations
- Curriculum Advisors
SEE WHAT'S IN STORE
Get a glimpse at the insightful conferences, practical seminars and countless networking opportunities as they unfolded at EdEx MENA 2016.
Watch our video to get a taste of what captivated our audience last year and what you can expect this year.
I enjoyed the interaction with the participants and with those attending the other events that took place at the same time.
International Advisor - Higher Education
The Leadership Foundation for Higher Education, UK
EdEx MENA is a must-attend event for every higher education leader in the MENA region.
Dr Senthil Nathan
Edu Alliance, UAE
Well organised, good topics, knowledgeable speakers.
Sahar Al Masri
Specialist - Planning & Market Research
Abu Dhabi Education Council (ADEC)
The conference was very well organized and the variety of speakers and participants was great. To meet so many people from all over the World who share our passion for education was very inspiring.
Nordic Schools, Denmark
It was a pleasure again to be involved and I look forward to next year!
Founder & Professional Development Consultant
Global Education Consultancy