SPEAKERS

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2019 Conference Theme
Finding the Elusive Fit: Navigating Domestic and Global Opportunities

The 2019 Annual IC3 Conference includes the following sub-themes:

The Counseling Office: Economics, Operation and Continuous Improvement

Ethics, Diversity, Access & Equity

Student Recruitment in Turbulent Times: Changing Mobility and Best Practice

Careers 2040: Learning in the New Age

Succeeding in the First Few Years as a Counselor

2018 Keynote Speaker

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Mr. Karthik Krishnan

Britannica Group, U.S., Global Chief Executive Officer

Karthik grew up in a home (both his parents were educators) that was a center of knowledge and transformation. From his parents he developed early on a love for learning, and happiness in enabling and seeing people succeed. He firmly believes in the transformative power of education and the need to transform education globally to meet the needs of the new world. He is currently the Global CEO of Britannica Group of companies (Britannica, Merriam-Webster, Britannica Knowledge Systems, and Melingo) and an adjunct Professor at New York University — Stern Business School. He serves on the board of Urban Upbound, an organization focused on transforming the lives of people in public housing in New York City through job training, financial fitness, and college access programs. He has been involved in a number of transformative initiatives including doubling India’s agricultural production, transforming Harlem (New York City) into a vibrant business community and tourist destination, and establishing New York University (Stern Business School) as the pioneer and top destination for entertainment, media and technology specialization.

2018 Sessions Speakers Include:

I am Dr. Lindsay Addington —

Associate Director, International Initiatives, National Association for College Admission Counseling

I am Bridget Herrera —

High School/College Counselor, American International School of Dhaka

I am Frieda Dietrich —

Counselor, American Embassy School in Delhi

I am Vanita Uppal —

Director, The British School

I am Vicki Seefeldt West —

Senior Assistant Director of International Recruitment, Ohio University

I am Praseeja Nambiar —

Career and Guidance Counselor, Stonehill International School, Bengaluru

I am Hemalathaa Yuvaraj —

Career Counselor and IB MYP Personal Projects Head at Oakridge International School, Bengaluru Campus

I am Christopher Coupland —

Director, International Undergraduate Enrolment, Queen’s University, Canada

I am Anuj Bhasin —

Trade Commissioner, Education, High Commission of Canada to India

I am Alisha Koumphol —

Recruitment Officer at Ryerson University in Toronto, Canada

I am Vivek Mansukhani —

Head, Institute of International Education, India

I am Siddharth Singh —

Director, The Emerald Heights International School

I am Jayshree Periwal —

Jayshree Periwal International School

I am Lata Vaidyanathan —

Director, Ed CIL

I am Geeta Gandhi Kingdon —

President, City Montessori School

I am Michelle Whittingham —

Associate Vice Chancellor, Enrollment Management, University of California, Santa Cruz

I am Dr. Raja Guha Thakurta —

Professor/Astronomer, UCO/Lick Observatory, Dept. of Astronomy and Astrophysics, University of California, Santa Cruz

I am Dr. John Wilkerson —

Director of International Admissions, Indiana University

I am Shikha Vij —

Career Counsellor, Step by Step School

I am Roxana Tunc —

Assistant Director International Admissions and Recruitment, California Polytechnic State University

I am Terry Crawford —

CEO, InitialView

I am Darryl Tynen —

Assistant Director, Northeastern University

I am Nicole More —

Associate Director of International Admissions, Washington and Lee University

I am Swaraj Nandan —

Director, KIC UnivAssist

I am Sarah Noppen —

Director, International Admissions, Florida International University

I am Dr. John McWilliams —

Professional Liaison Manager, University of Bristol

I am Ganesh Kohli —

Chair, IC3 Conference

I am Abhinav Bharadwaz Gogoi —

Head of Careers, The Assam Valley School

I am David Hawkins —

Director and College Counselor, Hawkins Global Education

I am Sheena Mehta —

Director: UK, Ireland and Channel Islands, IE University

I am Angelique Saweczko —

University Registrar, University of Calgary

I am Trika Harms zum Spreckel —

International Outreach, Erasmus University Rotterdam

I am Mamta Sharma —

Private consultant/student counselor, Delhi Public School R.K.

I am Ikerne Azpilicueta —

Admissions and Recruitment Director, Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne

I am Carl Tang —

Manager, International Affairs Office, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

I am Sophia Prabhakar —

International Admission Coordinator, Nagoya University

I am David Royster —

Senior Admissions Counsellor, Admissions and Financial Aid, Yale-NUS College

I am Amber Longtin —

International Admissions Counselor, Michigan State University

I am Paul Kelly —

Pro-Director with responsibility for International Partnerships and E. Asia and Prof. of Political Theory, (LSE)

I am Dr. Girdhari Tayal —

Dean, Academics, Indian School of Business and Finance

I am Pawan Adhikari —

Regional Business Development Director-Asia, ACT, Inc.

I am Smriti Singh —

Study Abroad Coordinator, CMS Lucknow

I am Vandana Murjani —

Guidance Counselor, The Emerald Heights International School, Indore

I am Claire Edge —

(Student Recruitment Manager (International), University of Cambridge

I am Professor Pavak Vyas —

Chair Admissions, Undergraduate Programmes, Ahmedabad University

I am Lisa Jain —

Market Manager - India, College Board

I am Amrita Ghulati —

Head of Career Counselling, The Shri Ram School

I am James McLaughlin —

Associate Director, International Admissions, Drexel University

I am Edna Selvanayagam —

EducationUSA Adviser, United States - Sri Lanka Fulbright Commission

I am Jessica Reeves —

Senior International Relations Manager, The University of Nottingham

I am Oliver Quick —

Faculty of Law, University of Bristol

I am Robin Reeves —

Regional Manager, Loughborough University

I am Chanchaljeet Beasley —

India Regional Adviser, University of Portsmouth

I am Lakshmi Iyer —

Executive Director & Head of Education, Sannam S4

Dr. Lindsay Addington

Associate Director, International Initiatives, National Association for College Admission Counseling

Bridget Herrera

High School/College Counselor, American International School of Dhaka

Frieda Dietrich

Counselor, American Embassy School in Delhi

Vanita Uppal

Director, The British School

Vicki Seefeldt West

Senior Assistant Director of International Recruitment, Ohio University

Praseeja Nambiar

Career and Guidance Counselor, Stonehill International School, Bengaluru

Hemalathaa Yuvaraj

Career Counselor and IB MYP Personal Projects Head at Oakridge International School, Bengaluru Campus

Christopher Coupland

Director, International Undergraduate Enrolment, Queen’s University, Canada

Anuj Bhasin

Trade Commissioner, Education, High Commission of Canada to India

Alisha Koumphol

Recruitment Officer at Ryerson University in Toronto, Canada

Vivek Mansukhani

Head, Institute of International Education, India

Siddharth Singh

Director, The Emerald Heights International School

Jayshree Periwal

Jayshree Periwal International School

Lata Vaidyanathan

Director, Ed CIL

Geeta Gandhi Kingdon

President, City Montessori School

Michelle Whittingham

Associate Vice Chancellor, Enrollment Management, University of California, Santa Cruz

Dr. Raja Guha Thakurta

Professor/Astronomer, UCO/Lick Observatory, Dept. of Astronomy and Astrophysics, University of California, Santa Cruz

Dr. John Wilkerson

Director of International Admissions, Indiana University

Shikha Vij

Career Counsellor, Step by Step School

Roxana Tunc

Assistant Director International Admissions and Recruitment, California Polytechnic State University

Terry Crawford

CEO, InitialView

Darryl Tynen

Assistant Director, Northeastern University

Nicole More

Associate Director of International Admissions, Washington and Lee University

Swaraj Nandan

Director, KIC UnivAssist

Sarah Noppen

Director, International Admissions, Florida International University

Dr. John McWilliams

Professional Liaison Manager, University of Bristol

Ganesh Kohli

Chair, IC3 Conference

Abhinav Bharadwaz Gogoi

Head of Careers, The Assam Valley School

David Hawkins

Director and College Counselor, Hawkins Global Education

Sheena Mehta

Director: UK, Ireland and Channel Islands, IE University

Angelique Saweczko

University Registrar, University of Calgary

Trika Harms zum Spreckel

International Outreach, Erasmus University Rotterdam

Mamta Sharma

Private consultant/student counselor, Delhi Public School R.K.

Ikerne Azpilicueta

Admissions and Recruitment Director, Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne

Carl Tang

Manager, International Affairs Office, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Sophia Prabhakar

International Admission Coordinator, Nagoya University

David Royster

Senior Admissions Counsellor, Admissions and Financial Aid, Yale-NUS College

Amber Longtin

International Admissions Counselor, Michigan State University

Paul Kelly

Pro-Director with responsibility for International Partnerships and E. Asia and Prof. of Political Theory, (LSE)

Dr. Girdhari Tayal

Dean, Academics, Indian School of Business and Finance

Pawan Adhikari

Regional Business Development Director-Asia, ACT, Inc.

Smriti Singh

Study Abroad Coordinator, CMS Lucknow

Vandana Murjani

Guidance Counselor, The Emerald Heights International School, Indore

Claire Edge

(Student Recruitment Manager (International), University of Cambridge

Professor Pavak Vyas

Chair Admissions, Undergraduate Programmes, Ahmedabad University

Lisa Jain

Market Manager - India, College Board

Amrita Ghulati

Head of Career Counselling, The Shri Ram School

James McLaughlin

Associate Director, International Admissions, Drexel University

Edna Selvanayagam

EducationUSA Adviser, United States - Sri Lanka Fulbright Commission

Jessica Reeves

Senior International Relations Manager, The University of Nottingham

Oliver Quick

Faculty of Law, University of Bristol

Robin Reeves

Regional Manager, Loughborough University

Chanchaljeet Beasley

India Regional Adviser, University of Portsmouth

Lakshmi Iyer

Executive Director & Head of Education, Sannam S4

I am Josiah Laposky —

High School Counselor American International School Chennai

I am Dr. Yu-wan Wang —

Associate Dean of International Admissions, Stony Brook University

I am Neeta Dagar —

Head Admissions, BML Munjal University

I am Moyin Kwok —

Senior International Recruitment and Development Officer, Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health, University of Manchester

I am Dolan Mitra —

Country Adviser-India, King's College London

I am Amita Mishra —

Principal, DPS International, New Delhi

I am Dr. Shalini Advani —

School Director, Pathways School Noida

I am Seema Sapru —

Principal, The Heritage School Kolkata

I am Vinayak Sudhakar —

IB Recognition and Development Manager India, The International Baccalaureate Organisation

I am Vineet Sabharwal —

Director of Admissions and Financial Aid, Ashoka University

I am Joan Liu —

University Advisor, United World College of South East Asia, East Campus

I am Jamie Kanki —

Head of Student Engagement and Partnerships, Concourse Global

I am Dr. Amrita Dass —

Founder Director, Institute for Career Studies

I am Maya Norula —

Principal, Hopetown Girls School, Dehradun

I am Samantha de Leon —

Associate Director of International Enrollment, Illinois Institute of Technology

I am Dakota Horn —

International Admissions Counselor, University of Oklahoma

I am Minakshi Batra —

Director, India for University College Cork, Ireland

I am Geeta Jayanth —

Vice Principal, Legacy School Bangalore

I am Rohit Kandari —

Assistant Director of Outreach, KIC UnivAssist

I am Cuca Acosta —

Associate Director, School Services, University of California, Santa Barbara

I am Lindsay Skeens —

Assistant Director of Recruitment & Outreach, The George Washington University

I am Arjun Puri —

Director of Development, Woodstock School

I am Lisa Anthony —

Sr. International Admissions Counselor, University of Rochester

I am Mushfiq Hassan —

EducationUSA Student Adviser and Outreach Coordinator, U.S. Embassy in Dhaka, Bangladesh

I am Simmy Ziv-el —

Vice President, Global Business Development, ACT Inc.

I am Soumithra Ramdas Nagendran —

Guidance Counselor, Greenwood High School

I am Priya Gupta —

Senior Guidance and Higher Education Counselor, The International School of Bangalore

I am Dr. Zina L. Evans —

Vice President for Enrollment Management and Associate Provost, University of Florida, U.S.

I am Sean Bala —

Assistant Professor and Director, Admissions and Outreach, O.P. Jindal Global University, India

I am Kathleen Modrowski —

Professor and Dean, Jindal School of Liberal Arts and Humanities, O.P. Jindal Global University, India

I am Candy Chouk —

Associate Director (External Liaison), Global Services Office, City University of Hong Kong

I am Sachin Jain —

President, Bennett University, India

I am Natasha Bijelich —

Assistant Director, International Student Recruitment, University of Toronto, Canada

I am Ganesh Datt Bhatt —

College Head, GEMS Group, Nepal

Josiah Laposky

High School Counselor American International School Chennai

Dr. Yu-wan Wang

Associate Dean of International Admissions, Stony Brook University

Neeta Dagar

Head Admissions, BML Munjal University

Moyin Kwok

Senior International Recruitment and Development Officer, Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health, University of Manchester

Dolan Mitra

Country Adviser-India, King's College London

Amita Mishra

Principal, DPS International, New Delhi

Dr. Shalini Advani

School Director, Pathways School Noida

Seema Sapru

Principal, The Heritage School Kolkata

Vinayak Sudhakar

IB Recognition and Development Manager India, The International Baccalaureate Organisation

Vineet Sabharwal

Director of Admissions and Financial Aid, Ashoka University

Joan Liu

University Advisor, United World College of South East Asia, East Campus

Jamie Kanki

Head of Student Engagement and Partnerships, Concourse Global

Dr. Amrita Dass

Founder Director, Institute for Career Studies

Maya Norula

Principal, Hopetown Girls School, Dehradun

Samantha de Leon

Associate Director of International Enrollment, Illinois Institute of Technology

Dakota Horn

International Admissions Counselor, University of Oklahoma

Minakshi Batra

Director, India for University College Cork, Ireland

Geeta Jayanth

Vice Principal, Legacy School Bangalore

Rohit Kandari

Assistant Director of Outreach, KIC UnivAssist

Cuca Acosta

Associate Director, School Services, University of California, Santa Barbara

Lindsay Skeens

Assistant Director of Recruitment & Outreach, The George Washington University

Arjun Puri

Director of Development, Woodstock School

Lisa Anthony

Sr. International Admissions Counselor, University of Rochester

Mushfiq Hassan

EducationUSA Student Adviser and Outreach Coordinator, U.S. Embassy in Dhaka, Bangladesh

Simmy Ziv-el

Vice President, Global Business Development, ACT Inc.

Soumithra Ramdas Nagendran

Guidance Counselor, Greenwood High School

Priya Gupta

Senior Guidance and Higher Education Counselor, The International School of Bangalore

Dr. Zina L. Evans

Vice President for Enrollment Management and Associate Provost, University of Florida, U.S.

Sean Bala

Assistant Professor and Director, Admissions and Outreach, O.P. Jindal Global University, India

Kathleen Modrowski

Professor and Dean, Jindal School of Liberal Arts and Humanities, O.P. Jindal Global University, India

Candy Chouk

Associate Director (External Liaison), Global Services Office, City University of Hong Kong

Sachin Jain

President, Bennett University, India

Natasha Bijelich

Assistant Director, International Student Recruitment, University of Toronto, Canada

Ganesh Datt Bhatt

College Head, GEMS Group, Nepal