Since April 2020, Georgia State University CIBER has been offering a prolific series of webinars designed to inform the faculty, students, and the business community. These informative webinars are offered free to the public and address three types of topics: (a) pedagogy for teaching international business, (b) contemporary trade and investment issues, and (c) research trends in international business. Speakers are experts drawn from Georgia State CIBER and the national MSI CIBER network, targeting an extensive outreach network which includes MSIs, two- and four-year colleges, and trade practitioners.
For a list of past events, and to view recordings, please visit: https://ciber.robinson.gsu.edu/
Attendees of these webinars consistently reported that webinars have been fulfilling, met their expectations, were valuable and helpful to their professional development, and that presenters were experts in their field. Moreover, webinars are delivered in the online platform that is easy to access and use; these webinars are interactive and always include Q&A session during which participants are able to receive personally-tailored comments on their questions.
“We have been delighted to see a very enthusiastic response to these webinars and we quickly built a worldwide community of over 3,000 educators. Participants praise the relevance and timeliness of webinars and the quality of speakers featured. Our speakers have also been very generous with sharing their own teaching resources and handouts.” – says Professor S. Tamer Cavusgil, Executive Director of GSU CIBER.
In addition to the webinars, GSU CIBER offers pedagogy newsletters that address topical issues in IB and even suggest various exercises and teaching materials that can be directly applied in online or classroom teaching: click here to read and follow.
Looking ahead, webinar series will address such topics as China trade issues, teaching global competence, global sports diplomacy practice of the U.S., and case-based research.
Sign up free for upcoming webinars at: https://ciber.robinson.gsu.edu/