International conference

ICDE Leadership Summit 2024

Lake Geneva, Switzerland - ICDE Leadership Summit 2024 hosted by Globethics
Location Campus Biotech, Geneva, Switzerland
5 - 7 Jun 2024

Engage with high-level experts and policymakers on AI in Higher Education​

The ICDE Leadership Summit is a leadership-focused international conference that explores contemporary challenges and opportunities facing today’s educational leaders and innovators in the globally connected digital era. With delegates attending from around the world, the Summit offers a vibrant, inclusive space for unique networking and development opportunities.

Hosted by Globethics at the Campus Biotech in Geneva, Switzerland, the ICDE Leadership Summit 2024 will focus on the theme "Ethical Leadership in the Age of AI: Rethinking Futures of Education".

Learn more about how AI is shaping the future of education with keynote lectures by leading stakeholders in global education and panel discussions exploring AI, teaching and learning, and ethical frameworks for AI in education.

Call for contributions

Share your institution's best practices and contribute to the development of policy recommendations for global and national educational authorities by submitting your work for presentation in dynamic workshops on the three thematic tracks:

  • AI Opportunities and Challenges for Leadership in Higher Education
  • Higher Education Leadership for Social Justice in the Age of AI
  • Praxis of AI in Building the Future(s) of Higher Education

You are invited to submit your work in one of the following formats:

  • Poster Presentation
  • Concise Talk (also as panel contribution)
  • Full Academic Paper

Read the full Call for Contributions and submit your abstract before 8 April 2024.

Register and find more information about the speakers, programme, sponsors, FAQs and more on the event app.

ICDE Leadership Summit 2024 Early Bird Discount

Save money on travel and hotels in Geneva

Travelling to Geneva, Switzerland - Special Lufthansa Group Airlines fares

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Globethics is working with Lufthansa Group Airlines to offer a discount on flights booked with them to the event.

The Lufthansa Group airlines bring people together – every day, all around the world. The global route network of Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa, SWISS, Brussels Airlines and Eurowings offers optimal connection and combination options, so you will benefit from quick and direct flights to the ICDE Leadership Summit 2024. Access the booking platform or book through your IATA travel agency and use the event code CHAPMSC.

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Book discounted hotels in Geneva

We have secured discounted group rate room blocks for the ICDE Leadership Summit 2024 at a number of hotels within 1.2 km of the event venue, Campus Biotech: Hotel Eden Genève, Hotel Mon Repos, Hotel Warwick Geneva, Novotel Genève Centre, Manotel Royal, Intercontinental Geneva, and Hotel President Wilson. Rooms are available to book via the Resiada housing platform at the discounted rates until 5 May 2024. Please note that hotel bookings are the responsibility of ICDE Leadership Summit 2024 participants.

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Support for accommodation by CAGI

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In collaboration with Globethics, CAGI supports the accommodation of government representatives from Least Developed Countries, and civil society representatives (including members of ICDE and Globethics partners) residing in low-and-middle-income countries. Applications for accommodation support are made online via the "Visiting Delegates App" accessible from a web browser: Please check the user guide for individual applications.

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Sponsor the ICDE Leadership Summit 2024

We are pleased to open the call for submissions to become a Gold, Silver, or Bronze Sponsor or an Event Partner of the Summit, an opportunity in Geneva for global outreach to inspire education leaders to empower future generations. Learn more about the benefits of each sponsorship package and get in touch with us at [email protected]​ to discuss the opportunity.

About Globethics and ICDE

The ICDE Leadership Summit 2024 will be hosted by ICDE Institutional Member, Globethics. Globethics is an international non-governmental organisation working for ethical leadership through academic and public engagements. The International Council for Open and Distance Education – ICDE is the leading global membership organisation for open, flexible and distance learning.

Requests for visa invitations are accepted only after registration. For these and travel authorisation requests, please contact [email protected]​.