China – The Largest Untapped Market for Outbound International Students

Some 40 years ago, China accounted to 0.5% of global trade. Today, China is the world’s leading economic power and home to nearly 600 billionaires. In recent years, China’s middle class has experienced a booming growth with more than 27 million families earning annual income...

Top 11 Countries for International Student Recruitment

Which countries around the world will become the perfect destinations for international students in the years to come? Knowing the general regional statistical data is not enough for making an informed choice about partner institutions and building an extensive portfolio of...

Andrés Cardemil Oliva: Can Work Make Our Dreams Come True?

The so-called Fourth Industrial Revolution is transforming workforces and labour markets globally in ways we are yet to see and fully understand, and the relationship between education and the future of jobs is becoming more important than ever. When we start thinking abou...

Prof. Avid Roman-Gonzalez: Technology Could Help Us Leap Forward

Could Latin America see the emergence of a new Silicon Valley? If so, how far off could we expect this to happen? How does the current education system prepare local students for a successful entry into the challenging and rapidly growing tech sector? Does it give them the...

Patricia Maldonado: Studying Abroad Means Sharing Knowledge

Latin America is a land full of untapped resources and opportunities, and Bolivia is no exception. In 2008, The Global Entrepreneurship Monitor revealed that in spite of being one of the region’s poorest countries, Bolivia had the highest entrepreneurship potential in the...

The Future of Work: Impact of the Fourth Industrial Revolution

A report published by the World Economic Forum in the beginning of this year looks at how recent developments in genetics, artificial intelligence, robotics, bio- and nanotechnology, the Internet of Things and 3D printing, to name but a few, have impact on the dynamics of...
Posted On 04 Jul 2016

Minister René Ramírez Gallegos: We Must Overcome the Cognitive Gap

Ecuador is one of the countries in the Latin American region that have demonstrated the most rapid growth and notable improvement in the access to and quality of education. Over the last decade, the country has put educational reforms among its top priorities and as ...

Dr. Renetta Garrison Tull: The Jessica Effect and Gender Equity in STEM

Quality of education is fundamental to the continued growth and achievement of Latin America. The future progress and prosperity of the region are in the hands of today’s students. In a global economy increasingly driven by technological development, cultivating a local...

The Future of Education: How Many People Go Studying Abroad?

In 2015, global leaders gathered in South Korea and discussed the future of education. Together, they prepared the Incheon Declaration for Education 2030, which provides a holistic view on the upcoming years of all lifelong learning opportunities and possibilities for quality...

Introducing ETN Talks: Latin America

The landscape of education has been changing tremendously over the past five to ten years and all of us involved in the process of student recruitment have recognised the necessity to adapt quickly in order to stay relevant in this environment. To make sure you are informed about...
Posted On 21 Jun 2016

Álvaro Quijandría: Entrepreneurship Is a Fundamental Driver of Growth

Are you curious about the changing economic landscapes in Latin America? How entrepreneurship and the rapidly evolving needs of LATAM future workers are stimulating the development of local economies? These and more answers to other pertinent questions will be given to you by the...

Emerita Bañados: English Proficiency Will Increase Chile’s Global Competitiveness

Today we start to announce the impressive array of speakers who will lead an exclusive series of ETN Talks as part of the four upcoming ETN Focus Workshops in Latin America. During each workshop, the specially designed Focus Talk featuring local experts will shed light on some of...