The WLSA Foundation is a non-profit organization that bridges where east meets west in international education. It is a joint educational foundation which aims to promote cooperation and academic exchange between leading secondary schools in the world as well as experts in the field of higher education. We promote a holistic education standing on the WLSA principles of; diversity, inclusion, empathetic leadership and personal student growth.
The 2017 WLSA & College Admission Network (CAN) Conference takes place July 7-10 in Shanghai under the theme International Education: Exploring & Expanding its Relevance, will unite the leaders in international education, admissions and college counseling using our WLSA platform to discuss the best practices for internationally minded institutions and students. The conference is open to anyone interested in global education, and will address critical issues facing international students with an emphasis on providing international experiences for mobile and immobile students, managing an international team, new trends in global admissions, holistic student development, marketing and social media and curriculum development.
The conference will be broken down into two parts; the first two days, July 7-8 will be dedicated to the international admissions process, the following two days July 9-10 will be dedicated to advancements in international education. All four days will be an exploration into education for the internationally minded institution and student. It's an event not to be missed!