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The Tenth Annual Conference on Global Higher Education
at Lakeland University Japan

Date: Saturday June 1, 2024   •   Lakeland University Japan Campus (Ryogoku, Tokyo)

Call for Papers

The More Things Change

A decade ago, we lived in a world where no one had yet heard terms like breakout room, Chat GPT, and social distancing. Despite the enormous disruption of the past 10 years and the resulting changes to how we do our jobs, we educators all go to work every day with the same core objective as we did when we first chose this path: to best serve our students. How can we get “back to basics” in teaching and connecting with students in a way that is relevant in today’s changing and expanding educational world?

As we mark the 10th edition of the Conference on Global Higher Education, join us for a day of diverse discussion of these and other questions related to education with a global perspective in Japan and around the world.

Presentations should be on topics relevant to global higher education, including global competency, foreign language education, classroom diversity, cross-cultural communication, student advising, foreign student recruiting, study abroad, CLIL, area studies, environmental education, or related issues.

Presentations will be held at Lakeland University’s campus in Ryogoku, Tokyo.

Deadline Extension!

Please submit proposals to by February 1, 2024 (extended from previous deadline). Abstracts (MS Word preferred) should be no more than 250 words.

General Pre-registration (Online Payment):
On-site registration:
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Important Dates:
Submission deadline (Extended!)
General Registration Deadline
Conference Deadline
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February 1, 2024

For more details, email: ( mailto link to open email in client ).

View the Schedule of Presentations for: the 2023 Conference
the 2022 Conference
the 2021 Conference
the 2019 Conference
the 2018 Conference
the 2017 Conference
the 2016 Conference
  the 2015 Conference
  the 2014 Conference

Many of the past conferences' presentations can be viewed on the Lakeland University Japan YouTube Channel.

Join the discussion via the Global Higher Education in Japan Facebook Group.