“We are really looking forward to next year and to building upon the excellent relationships we formed in Boston.”
~Richard Walton, Chief Executive, Global Vision International
“The partner marketplace was a fantastic opportunity to forge new relationships with a diverse array of EIL’s global partners, generating new business ideas while delving into relevant responsible tourism topics.”
~Jessemin Sage Sheyda-Losick, Director of Global Sustainability, Rustic Pathways
Preceding this year’s General Assembly, Federation EIL organized a one day “Partner Marketplace” to promote future partnerships and to facilitate the sharing of information and development of new opportunities.
Held at the headquarters of Road Scholar in Boston, the marketplace brought GA delegates together with a select group of organizations representing diverse sectors of the international education and exchange community.
The program included exhibit time, pre-arranged business meetings and round table discussions. Participating in the Partner Marketplace were:
- Awesome Work and Travel
- CIEE High School Abroad
- Educatius International
- ELS Language Centers
- Gap Year Guru
- Global Citizen Year
- Global Vision International
- InterExchange Working Abroad
- Kings Colleges
- Road Scholar
- Rustic Pathways
- SAGE Program
- STA Travel
- Thinking Beyond Borders
*To see additional photos of the 2013 Partner Marketplace in Boston, check out Federation EIL on Pinterest.