Graduate Education and the Promises of Technology
September 30 to October 2, 2013
The 2013 Summit explored how the development of new technologies for teaching, research, and communication are shaping graduate education.
From Brain Drain to Brain Circulation: Graduate Education for Global Career Pathways
September 4-6, 2012
The 2012 Summit will examine the "brain circulation" model for global talent mobility and the impacts to institutions and national economies.
Career Outcomes for Graduate Students: Tracking and Building Pathways
September 26-28, 2011
The 2011 Summit explored national, regional, and institutional efforts to support the career development of graduate students.
Measuring Quality in (Post)Graduate Education and Research Training
September 13-15, 2010
The 2010 Summit addressed specific types of quantitative and qualitative measurement designed to improve the quality and assess the outcomes of (post)-graduate education and research.
Graduate International Collaborations: How to Build and Sustain Them
December 5-6, 2009
San Francisco, California
The 2009 summit addressed a topic with far-reaching implications for graduate students, faculty, and institutions: the challenges and opportunities surrounding international collaborations at the graduate level.
Scholarly Integrity and Research Ethics in an International Context
August 31-September 2, 2008
In this first global follow-up to the 2007 Global Summit, CGS convened thirty-five leaders representing graduate education around the world to share national and comparative perspectives on research ethics in a global context and identified possible areas for future collaboration.
Strategic Leaders Global Summit on Graduate Education
August 30-September 1, 2007
Banff, Alberta, Canada
The Council of Graduate Schools, in partnership with the Province of Alberta, co-hosted the first-ever Global Summit on Graduate Education, in Banff, Alberta, Canada. The 27 participants reached consensus on a set of principles to guide and strengthen international collaboration and advance graduate education globally through the sharing of best practices.