The Importance of Innovative Alumni Relations in Internationalisation of Higher Education

Johana Čanda Fišerová, Aluminati Network Group, Advancement, strategic engagement consultant An absence of a successful alumni relations engagement programme is detrimental to your institution as the costs of undervaluing graduates’ contributions in the current climate are becoming much clearer. Whether your institution has an alumni relations engagement programme or not, this session will address the needs of having one and provide insight into successful and practical methods as well as benefits of effective alumni relations which extend beyond fundraising. You will find out how alumni can contribute to a wide range of programmes that can add value to your institution’s international efforts in meaningful and innovative ways.