2017 NAFSA Annual Conference & Expo in Los Angeles, CA

This was my sixth year photographing theNAFSA Annual Conference & Expo.  NAFSA: Association of International Educators is the leading organization committed to international education and exchange, working to advance policies and practices that build global citizens with the knowledge and skills they need to succeed in today's interconnected world.

Given recent changes to immigration policies, this was a very interesting and busy year for this year's attendees.  The plenary keynote speakers came from a very diverse background such as Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Abigail Disney, and the first Muslim woman to win the Nobel Peace Prize, Shirin Ebadi,

NAFSA - St. Louis 2013 Event / Conference

 

More than 8,000 professionals from around the globe met for the premier event in the field of international education, the NAFSA 2013 Annual Conference & Expo.  I photographed the event in St. Louis, MO in May of this year.  

Among the keynote speakers were: Scheduled keynote speakers are:

  • Kofi Annan, former UN Secretary-General and Nobel Peace Laureate
  • Oscar Arias, two-time Costa Rica President and Nobel Peace Laureate
  • Dr. Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa, world renowned brain surgeon and former migrant farm worker
  • Rye Barcott, founder of Carolina for Kibera, peace activist, and former marine

 

Washington DC Event Photographer

 

Washington DC Event Photographer

Washington DC Event Photographer

Washington DC Event Photographer

Washington DC Event Photographer

 

 

 

 

Posted by Washington, DC Event Photographer - Len Spoden