When: 2016-04-21 15:00 - 2016-04-21 16:45
Where: Americké centrum, Tržiště 13, Praha 1 – Malá Strana
Entry fee: Free
Discussion with Sabeen Altaf, Senior Program Officer for Science and Technology and Private Programs at the Institute of International Education (IIE).
Her portfolio consists of study abroad exchange programs and overseas fellowships for U.S. based students including the Whitaker International Program which sends emerging U.S.-based biomedical engineers abroad to study and/or undertake a self-designed research project, the Global Engineering Education Exchange (Global E3) Program, a leading international consortium for undergraduate engineering exchange, Freeman Awards for Study in Asia, and the Confucius China Studies Program Fellowships.
Sabeen has worked in the non‑profit sector since 2002, focusing on education and international development. Sabeen earned her Master´s degree in Public Policy from the University of Minnesota.