To mark our 50th anniversary, we have events taking place all over the world that celebrate international education and the entire IB community.
African Education Festival 2018
The IB will host the first African Education Festival with the theme "Leading and learning in the 21st century" on 16 February 2018. This event is a great opportunity for thought leaders in education to discuss current education trends.
IB Global Conference Singapore
The IB Global Conference Singapore takes place from 25 to 27 March 2018, and will celebrate 50 years of the IB in an inspiring way for educators gathered from across the world. Join us across Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to follow exciting and inspirational developments as they happen.
IB Heads World Conference 2018
The IB Heads World Conference, Singapore 2018 will take place from 25 to 27 March at Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre. After the success of the concurrent Global and Heads Conferences in 2015, we will once again hold the IB Heads World Conference concurrently, and in the same venue, with the IB Global Conference.
IB Educator Certificate Conference 2018
The University of Bath will host the 2018 IB Educator Certificate Conference with the theme 'International education: the intersection of research and practice' from 18 to 20 June. This conference will engage participants in discussions on emerging themes associated with offering internationalized teacher education.
World Student Conferences 2018
The three World Student Conferences in 2018 will take place from 8 to14 July, from 22 to 28 July and from 31 July to 6 August. These conferences bring together Diploma Programme (DP) and Career-related Programme (CP) students from around the world to explore and experience what it means to be globally engaged.
IB Global Conference San Diego
The IB Global Conference San Diego will take place from 26 to 29 July 2018. The theme of the conference is ‘Shaping the Future’ and provides the ideal opportunity to meet and collaborate with IB educators from North, Central, and South America, as well as from all over the world.
IB Global Conference Vienna
The IB Global Conference Vienna will take place from 4 to 6 October at the Austria Center Vienna. Join us for the last global conference of 2018 to celebrate 50 years of the IB, attend engaging events and connect with fellow educators.