FIE Leadership London and Student Global Leadership Conference Site Visit

 

Wednesday, April 3 - Sunday, April 7, 2019

For FIE Current and Prospective Partners

FIE: Foundation for International Education invites you to London to experience a specially-targeted site visit program focused on Leadership and to see FIE in action through its unique offerings.   This special opportunity is designed to provide you with the chance to attend FIE’s annual Student Global Leadership Conference, learn about and experience our Leadership London program track through field visits, as well as the opportunity to visit and tour FIE’s Kensington Campus, meet our staff,  and see and experience exactly what your students do when undertaking our Leadership offerings in London. In addition, you’ll get to experience a bit of London’s world-famous culture, sights, and food.  FIE will provide your accommodation and a variety of meals, tours, and activities so you will have a robust and packed FIE London experience. 

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TENTATIVE SCHEDULE

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

  • Arrive anytime, check in to accommodation
  • Evening: Optional no-host welcome drinks/dinner

Thursday, April 4, 2019

  • Welcome and Tours of FIE Kensington Campus, including Foundation House, Metrogate House, student and faculty residences
  • Presentation: Leadership London and the Student Global Leadership Conference, by FIE staff and Ethical Leadership course faculty
  • Lunch with FIE Senior Management Team
  • Meet with FIE staff and departments. Possibilities include Experiential Education, Student Life, Academics, Admissions and more.
  • Evening theatrical performance

Friday, April 5, 2019

  • Half-day field visit within London with British Life and Culture course faculty
  • Lunch with FIE Managers/Support Staff
  • Meet with FIE staff and departments. Possibilities include Experiential Education, Student Life, Academics, Admissions and more.
  • Kick-off to the Student Global Leadership Conference, including welcome keynote and opening conference reception

Saturday, April 6, 2019

  • Attend and participate in the Student Global Leadership Conference
  • Optional Sustainability Walking Tour following the conclusion of the day’s conference event

Sunday, April 7, 2019

  • Attend the final ½ day of the Student Global Leadership Conference
  • Free afternoon to explore London or onward travels
  • Accommodation/travel/meals on own

OPTIONAL VISITS FOR THE FOLLOWING WEEK

Visit FIE in Dublin – contact us if you are interested in extending your trip

Included

  • Hotel accommodation, with breakfast,  in South Kensington for 4 nights. Check-in Wednesday, Departure Sunday
  • London Public Transport Pass – “Oyster Card”
  • Some meals as indicated in the schedule
  • Attendance at the Student Global Leadership Conference
  • Half-day field visit with an FIE faculty member
  • Opportunities to meet with key FIE staff and management
  • Overview of FIE programs in other locations – Dublin, Amman

Not Included

  • Airfare
  • Airport transfers
  • Meals not provided as part of the program 

We encourage you to share this opportunity with the advisors in your office responsible for advising on FIE London programs and UK programs in general.

For more information (without commitment!) please fill out our online Interest Form and we will get back to you with more details and dates. 

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