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We are starting early this year.  MaFLA will begin accepting Conference session proposals for the 2019 Conference very soon! So LEVEL UP! and submit a proposal.
While this year's Conference is still fresh in your mind and you are inspired by the sessions and workshops you have just  attended, now is a great time to brainstorm what YOU could contribute next year.

 

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We already have some Workshop Presenters lined up for next year.  Click on the Conference Preview Button below to see who is already confirmed.

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Fabrice Jaumont

2019 Keynote Speaker

Fabrice Jaumont holds a Ph.D. in International Education from New York University. He is the author of Unequal Partners: American Foundations and Higher Education Development in Africa which focuses on the role of philanthropy in education, and of The Bilingual Revolution: The Future of Education is in Two Languages, also available in French. Fabrice Jaumont is a Senior Fellow and Principal Investigator at Fondation Maison des Sciences de l’Homme (Paris, FRANCE). His research project entitled ‘Global Philanthropy and Education in the Age of Knowledge Societies’ aims to highlight the role of global philanthropy in development assistance through the specific relationship of international foundations with private and public universities, research institutes, cultural centers, schools and continuing education in Africa. A native of France, Fabrice Jaumont moved to the United States in 1997. After serving as an education liaison for the French Consulate in Boston and then as assistant principal at the International School of Boston, he moved to New York in 2001. He is currently the Program Officer for FACE Foundation and the Education Attaché for the Embassy of France to the United States.

MaFLA is delighted to invite you back to Springfield for our 52nd annual Conference.

Special group pricing will again be available at the Sheraton Springfield Monarch Hotel.