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Call for Contributions Deadline for the OECD Programme on Institutional Management in Higher Education Date 01/04/2012 City Paris Country France Summary The '''OECD Programme on Institutional Management in Higher Education''' has launched a call for contributions for its General conference on "Attaining and Sustaining Mass Higher Education" (17-19 September 2012). The Conferences will focus on the challenges of attaining and sustaining mass higher education, in an increasingly competitive and international context. Contributions are open to policy makers, institutional leaders and managers, civil society representatives and academic researchers. You are invited to submit your latest research on: *The Globalisation of Higher Education *Funding & Financing *Quality & Accountability *System Management & Institutional Diversity *Exploiting Technology for Learning *The Academic Workforce The deadline for submission has been extended to '''4 January 2012'''. '''[http://www.oecd.org/edu/imhe/generalconference Click here to contribute!]''' "What Works" Conference Date 04/12/2011 City New York Country United States Summary "What Works" Conference on '''Internationalisation for Job Creation and Economic Growth: Increasing Coherence of Government and System Policies at a Time of Global Crisis''', organised with the State University of New York. This two day conference will examine the key role multiple actors play together in tackling the effects of the global financial crisis and fostering recovery policies, especially job creation, innovation, and wealth generation.'''[http://www.oecd.org/edu/imhe/whatworks More information]; contact: [mailto:Fabrice.Henard@oecd.org Fabrice.Henard@oecd.org] or [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com] Third Annual Gender Justice and Local Government Summit and Awards Date 16/04/2012 City Johannesburg Country South Africa Summary The Regional Summit will be held on April 16-18, awards will showcase local level efforts to end gender violence and empower women in the Southern African Development Community (SADC). Diversity, Inclusiveness and Deep Democracy Date 24/04/2012 City Turin Country Italy Summary Find out how you can use deep democracy to avoid exclusion and indirect discrimination in your organization.