Welcome!

We are pleased to announce our first OpenApply Admissions Conference in Europe, which will be held at Benjamin Franklin International School on October 14 - 15, 2016.


The conference provides an opportunity for admissions officers to network and learn from each other. Discover best admissions practices at leading international schools in Europe and beyond and discuss common challenges facing admissions professionals in an international school environment.


CONFERENCE PROGRAMME
Friday, October 14, 2016
Pre-Conference - an opportunity to hear from experienced OpenApply schools and learn more about the system.

Saturday, October 15, 2016
Main Conference - features speakers from leading international schools on themes of managing enrollment, interacting with the business office, and insights into broader industry trends.

An online schedule is available here: 


SPEAKERS
Our speakers include:
1. Colin Boudreau | Head of School at Benjamin Franklin International School
2. Mona Stuart | Director of Admissions at Singapore American School
3. Mary Langford | Admissions Director at Dwight School London 
4. David Edwards | Head of School at GEMS World Academy (Singapore)
5. Catalina Gardescu | Manager of Admissions and External Relations at American International School of Bucharest
6. James Teasdale | Marketing and Development Manager at International School of the Gothenburg Region
7. Claudine Hakim | Dean of Students at International School of London, London
8. Brit Beckers | Admissions Secretary at International School of London, Surrey
9. David Willows | Director of Admissions and Advancement at The International School of Brussels
10. Robin Berting | Admissions Manager at The International School of Brussels
11. Sorcha Dempsey | Admissions at The International School of Brussels
12. Sara Sulaimani | Admissions at The International School of Brussels


CONFERENCE REGISTRATION FEE
[CLOSED] Pre-Conference + Main Conference: USD $199 (excludes flights and accommodation)

Registrations will close on Thursday, September 22, 2016.


ACCOMMODATION
[CLOSED] We have reserved a limited number of rooms at Hotel SB Plaza Europa.
- Single Use Room: EUR 132 + City Tax / per room, per night
- Double Use Room: EUR 145 + City Tax / per room, per night
Rates include breakfast, WiFi and VAT.

Please book the room before Thursday, September 22, 2016.

A shuttle to and from Benjamin Franklin International School will be organised.


PARTICIPATING SCHOOLS
We look forward to welcoming nearly 60 participants from the following international schools:


READ ABOUT OUR PAST CONFERENCES IN ASIA-PACIFIC
2016 in Singapore
2015 in Bangkok, Thailand
2014 in Taipei, Taiwan