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Going Global, Global Education - knowledge based economies for 21st century nations

Going Global, Global Education - knowledge based economies for 21st century nations.


Mary Stiasny OBE, University of London, UK
Tim Gore OBE, University of London, UK


The chapters are a rich collection of case studies, concepts, projects, experience and interpretations from policy makers, practitioners and institution leaders right at the forefront of international education developments.

Edited by Mary Stiasny OBE and Tim Gore OBE of the University of London the book arises from the presentations, discussions and sessions held at the highly successful Going Global 2013 conference in Dubai, attended by over 1,300 world leaders in international education.

In keeping with the themes they explore how international collaboration facilitates the following: research and innovation, increased skilled knowledge workers and internationalised education structures and systems.

Read the full Table of Contents

Read sample chapter: Chapter 1.2, Raising innovators as a major task of leading universities

Additional Information:

Going Global is a series of international educational conferences hosted by the British Council, offering an open forum for policy makers and practitioners from around the world to discuss issues facing the international education community.For information on this year's conference visit

Watch the promotional video for Going Global 2014