View materials from our past conferences below. Follow corresponding links listed for information ranging from biographies of presenters to presentations from keynote speakers.
Wednesday – Friday | February 4 – 6, 2015
WISE 2015 began with four pre-conference workshops on Wednesday, February 4, 2015 facilitated by leading intercultural educators. The 2015 conference scheduled featured two keynote speakers and 28 dynamic concurrent sessions for participants to attend.
Dr. Janet Bennett
Executive Director and Co-Founder of the Intercultural Communication Institute and the Summer Institute for Intercultural Communication
Dr. Mark Sheid
President and CEO, Institute for Study Abroad
Wednesday – Friday | February 5 – 7, 2014
WISE 2014 began with a pre-conference workshop held on Wednesday, February 5, 2014 by Dr. Michael Vande Berg entitled “Facilitating Student Learning Abroad: A Development and Experiential Approach.” The 2014 conference hosted one keynote speakers and 27 concurrent sessions for participants to attend.
Dr. Michael Vande Berg
Principal at MVB Associates, International Affairs
Thursday – Saturday | January 31 – February 2, 2013
WISE 2013 began with a pre-conference workshop held on Thursday, January 31, 2013 by Dr. Michael Vande Berg entitled “From Theory & Research to Practice: A Workshop for Intercultural Skills Enhancement.” The 2013 conference hosted two keynote speakers, 24 concurrent sessions, and multiple vibrant group discussions for participants to attend.
Dr. Penelope Pynes
University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Dr. Terry Baker
Associate Professor of Accountancy
Wake Forest University