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Empowering young women through study abroad

Wednesday, 19 September – 11:00 – 12:00
Fintry Room

Women being in control of their employment, assets, and family planning has notable positive effects on economies around the world. As more women from more countries decide to travel solo or move abroad for education or work, we should be considering what role study abroad programmes can play in these trends related to young women. Join Michelle Lomeña as she shares examples of language students and internship participants abroad, and how conscious efforts to raise awareness about women’s empowerment are affecting their experience and their future.

Moderator

Terri Hamilton

International Studies Travel Specialist,
David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies, Brigham Young University

Speaker

Michelle Lomeña

International Programme Coordinator
AIP Language Institute

Why attend

  • Over 650 attendees from the global youth and student travel industry
  • 200+ pre-selected buyers
  • Up to 48 pre-scheduled business appointments
  • 92% senior management attendees
  • 30 seminars and workshops
  • Up to 7 networking events