IB Global Conference - Shaping the future

ISK Tirol participated in international conference on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the IBO

Each year, the International Baccalaureate® (IB) hosts a conference in the Africa, Europe, Middle East region. According to the motto "Shaping the future" the 2018 IB Global Conference took place from 4 – 6 October in Vienna. 

The special conference brought together around 1.800 members of the IB-network (educational leaders, decision makers and practitioners from schools, universities and governments).The International School Kufstein Tirol has been an IB World School since April 2017 and is therefore part of this high quality educational community.

The Leadership Team Herbert Madl and Walter Weiskopf represented ISK Tirol at the conference. They took advantage of the unique opportunity to attend top-class lectures and workshops, to introduce the ideas of ISK Tirol, to share experiences with IB-educators and to meet and learn from IB-schools from all over the world.

Numerous new inputs and best practice models from different cultural backgrounds were taken to work at school, as well as valuable contacts with the IBO and other IB World.