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GMA and IAU 2017 International Conference

Global Meeting of Associations (GMA VII) and IAU 2017 International Conference: Leadership for a changing public-private funding higher education landscape

IAU 2017 International Conference (18-20 October 2017)  

The conference will take place in Accra, Ghana from 18-20 October 2017 and it is open to all interested participants. Theme: Leadership for a changing public-private funding higher education landscape

Call for case studies

Interested in sharing your experience during the IAU 2017 International Conference ? IAU has launched a call for case studies on institutional experiences in relation to the theme. Click here for more detailed information. Deadline 1 May 2017. 

Contact: Trine Jensen ( Trine Jensen (


Global Meeting of Associations  - GMA VII (17-18 October 2017)

The GMA will be held as a pre-event to the conference. This meeting is open exclusively to leaders of national, regional and international associations/organizations of higher education institutions. The GMA will start in the evening of 17 October and a full day programme on 18 October before the opening of the IAU 2017 International Conference. 

Both events will be hosted by the University of Ghana and the Association of African Universities.

Registrations will open in April 2017 and more information will be made available in due course.

Do not hesitate to contact Trine Jensen ( should you need additional information.