International Education Week (IEW), November 18-22, 2019, is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education worldwide. This year in celebration of IEW, AMIDEAST is hosting a conference and would like to personally invite you to attend.
This joint initiative of AMIDEAST and EducationUSA is part of our efforts to promote programs that prepare Saudi students for a global environment and attract future leaders of KSA to study, learn and exchange experiences.
The conference will be held Friday, November 22, 2019 at Kingdom Schools Auditorium in Riyadh. A series of presentations will be dedicated for high school students interested in higher education and scholarship opportunities in Saudi Arabia, American Colleges and Universities abroad. The conference will host presentations from experts with experience in the field of education and scholarship management. Following the presentations there will be an opportunity for students to ask the panel of expert’s questions of their choice. The theme of the conference covers a wide range of topics including but are not limited to the following:
Benefits of International Education
The YES Alumni experience as U.S. high school exchange students
EducationUSA and the steps needed for study in the U.S.
Undergraduate and Graduate Degrees process in the U.S.
Financial Aid, Scholarship Opportunities, and Application requirements
Test preparation and exam structure
Mr. Paul Sanders
Executive Director, International Division, College Board
Ms. Ishraq Al ZU'BI
Academic Relations and Marketing Manager, ETS Global
Razan Al Ageel
Master of Ceremonies, YES Alumna
Fellowships & Traineeship Director, Misk Initiative Center
Lama Al Nasser
Senior Advisor, YES Alumni
Mr. Ahmed Aburas
Director, Academic Programs & Partnerships Department, Saudi Aramco
Project Manager, International Enrichment Programs
Dr. Walid Abediseid, KSA
Senior Scholarship Officer, KAUST
Ms. Eshraq Al Khabbaz
Senior Education Advisor, EducationUSA
Ms. Faten Al-Twaim
Tamayuz Program (Applying to Top US Universities), Project Manager, MAWHIBA
Ms. Abeer Hassanain
YES Program Officer, AMIDEAST Saudi Arabia
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