Who's Speaking at Finalsite University-Asia 2019
Come learn from some of the top international school marketing experts in the world. Hear how they successfully market their schools, and the processes and tools that have enabled them to achieve their goals. Join professionals from over 25 schools throughout Asia along with the Finalsite team.
Jon Moser: keynote
Jon Moser founded Finalsite close to 20 years ago and is passionate about EdTech and digital engagement. He's sought-after as a speaker at conferences world-wide and is a widely respected thought leader and author.
Lauren is Director of Product at Finalsite where she manages Finalsite's product lifecycle, strategy, and roadmap, as well as working to ensure a superb user experience.
Kyle Aldous serves as the Director of Strategic Communications at Singapore American School. As a graduate of the school himself, he is passionate about sharing all that makes SAS great.
Katie has been the Admissions and Marketing Director at Saigon South International School for the past 9 years and holds an MBA in International Business and an MA in Secondary Education.
Kevin joined Shanghai American School in 2016 as the Director of Marketing + Communications. There, his team has helped introduce a heavily integrated identity system that enables compelling storytelling and consistent, distinctive communications across the school.
As the Director of Marketing & Communications at Concordia International School Shanghai, Bo Hardegree uses the skills and experiences established through his career in advertising, corporate marketing, and non-profit marketing to enhance the Concordia experience and build their global community.
As the CIO in an educational institution, Dan's focus is on three broad areas: Learning, Productivity and Security. For over 15 years he has worked with technology in education and he is a long time Finalsite user. He currently leads the team at Taipei American School.
MacKenzie is the OpenApply Director at Faria Education Group. Since joining the OpenApply team, MacKenzie has helped over 200 schools take their admissions online with OpenApply. She has worked with hundreds more; spreading admissions best practices throughout the international school community.
Dr. David Willows is Director of Advancement at the International School of Brussels, Belgium. He is considered a leading practitioner in the field of advancement and continues to be involved in several global network organisations helping to shape and define the future of the learning business.
Suzette is Communications Manager at the International School of Brussels and is responsible for communication strategy, branding, web design and multimedia. In November 2018, Suzette and her team lead the development and redesign of their cutting edge website.
Rebecca is currently the Executive Director of RL Insights and is passionate about helping schools find their brand. Prior to founding RL Insights she was the Director of Marketing and Admissions at SSIS, Suzhou’s International School.
Jeff is the Digital Marketing Manager at Saigon South International School and is an award-winning filmmaker, teacher, and multimedia designer with a formal background in Fine Arts. You can check out his work at gypsycreative.com.
Max has consulted with international schools on technologies including student information, online learning and communication platforms. He is a frequent speaker on the global stage sharing his expertise and vision on digital communications.
Meredith has been part of Finalsite’s dedicated Client Success team for 5 years. She is a former independent school advancement/alumni office associate and has been on both sides of the Finalsite partnership as a client and employee!
Red leads Finalsite's team of experts who have your back when it comes to organic online searches and ads. With a long history in independent schools, his passion for helping clients is rooted deep in his own experiences.