The PIE Live Student Journey is a dynamic, virtual conference from The PIE News team, offering exceptional learning and global networking opportunities. 

Running 18-22 October 2021, our program offers:

  • Seven panel debates exploring the student journey, from next generation marketing and recruitment, remote delivery of education and cyber security, through to student support and mental health, and employability
  • Four country spotlight panels offering the latest insight into national policy and operating outlook in the UK, US, Canada and Australia
  • Q&A interviews 
  • Video networking throughout - pre-schedule meetings at times that suit you
  • Group networking hours - make new connections in International Ed
  • Expert global insight with panels curated by The PIE News team
  • AI-backed networking suggestions facilitated by our event platform
  • Content run in two timezones - for UK, Europe and the Americas, and again for Asia-Pacific
  • All content available on demand for four weeks after the event

If you are keen to get your brand in front of our global audience of international education decision makers and influencers, email to find out more about sponsorship opportunities - we have a small number remaining.

Country spotlight: UK

The latest insight from on-the-ground experts into national policy and the operating outlook in the UK.

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Country spotlight: US

The latest insight from on-the-ground experts into national policy and the operating outlook in the US.

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Country spotlight: Canada

The latest insight from on-the-ground experts into national policy and the operating outlook in Canada.

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Country spotlight: Australia

The latest insight from on-the-ground experts into national policy and the operating outlook in Australia

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Next generation marketing and recruitment

We look at how student marketing and recruitment has evolved during the Covid pandemic and how organisations across the global education sector should be approaching their activities now.

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Maintaining student mental health and wellbeing

Discover new innovations in student wellbeing and mental health.

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International student support

How are organisations innovating in the student support space, to ensure students feel welcome and supported, and can thrive throughout their study experience

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Video networking

Virtual meetings will be available throughout our five-day program. Pre-schedule meetings to fit your diary and make valuable global connections. 

New models of education

What methods of online and virtual delivery really work, and what do hybrid models look like? We uncover success stories from around the world.

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Remote delivery and cyber security

The latest insights into how organisations are successfully delivering online learning and how to approach cyber security.

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Discover how institutions and organisations working in global education are ensuring international students’ employability prospects are truly enhanced through their studies.
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Q&A huddles

15-minute interviews focusing on company innovation, followed by a 15-minute virtual roundtable where you can put your questions directly to the speakers.

Language teaching sector - where next?

The language teaching sector has been hit extremely hard through the Covid pandemic. We discuss what the future looks like for language providers around the world and what can be done to secure the long-term viability of their businesses.

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Quickfire questions!

Ask your questions live to our panel of experts and put them on the spot!

Student roundtable

Meet international students from around the world and discover their perspectives on their student journey, what they’ve been impressed by and what hasn’t worked.

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Networking hour: Connect with our global audience

An engaging group networking hour where you can meet people from around the world and chat all things international education!