Faculty Sponsor Information


All educators registered for the GlobalMindED conference are encouraged to
sponsor and accompany two students. 

When students and educators attend our conference together, both benefit by:

  •  Creating lasting mentor and mentee relationships
  •  Establishing a sense of community within academia
  •  Partnering and establishing Global MindED communities on campus
  •  Promoting an interest and curiosity for learning
  •  Collaborating on best practices
  •  Building a diverse talent pipeline


Benefits for Faculty Sponsors

Student sponsors will receive these additional services at the same price as the conference itself:

  • Free pass to the one-day pre-conference session of their choice
  • VIP access to speakers and Online priority session booking
  • Online resources to chart and measure each student’s progress toward academic, career, and leadership milestones once back at their institution
The knowledge that they have increased access and opportunities for their  student mentee through exposure to a broad network of professionals, internship opportunities, and critical skills


Faculty Sponsors Speak Out


"A brilliant array of dynamic people who care deeply about issues of equality, access for students, and access for adults who need a hand up, not a hand out."

-Lynn Quitman Troyka, Professor, City University of New York


“The number one venue that brings together passionate members of academia, industry, and government to develop actionable solutions that will nourish the learning landscape for our current students and generations to come.”

-Roya Mohadjer, Senior Strategic Planner and STEM Leader, Lockheed Martin

“I would highly recommend anyone who cares about the future of education to attend this conference.”

-Tori Brasher, Assistant Principal, Cabarrus County Schools

“What a wonderful few days of inspiration and deep conversations. I most enjoyed getting a chance to meet people who were there with a common passion to help students. I am so thrilled I was able to take part in the inaugural event.”

-Robin Goldberg, Chief Experience Officer, Minerva

"The nexus of business, technology, education, and humanity creates conversations that change the world."

-DeLaina Tonks, Director, Mountain Heights Academy

“GlobalMindED is where educators, employees, and policymakers who care about the future meet to generate the ideas that will drive that future.”

-Sarah Kravits, Professor, Montclair State University