Each month, Gretchen and colleagues are training and consulting around the world. Learn more about services and support in person by taking advantage of Gretchen Dobson LLC’s presence in your region. Contact Gretchen to make arrangements to meet the team on site.

March 23-26, 2015 – APAIE in Beijing, PRC

I will be in Beijing this entire week participating in sessions and programs. Attendees will have the opportunity to network and meet during this time. 

For additional details about this conference, visit the APAIE Conference and Expedition website.

July 21, 2015 – Webinar: Engaging Generation Z in Alumni Relations

Join Gretchen for an exciting afternoon spent exploring Generation Z and the impact that this generation is expected to have on Alumni Relations.

Engaging Generation Z in Alumni Relations

July 21, 2015 – 2-3:30 PM ET

This webinar will address the following questions:

-Who is Generation Z?

-What are the key differences between Generation Y (Millennials) and Generation Z?

-What are some key characteristics of the Generation Z Lifecycle as a student? Where do opportunities lie to build affinity, and where might organizations face some challenges?

-How can we establish lifelong, lasting relationships with members of Generation Z?

-How can Alumni Relations and Generation Z best work together?

Registration information forthcoming. Be sure to check back soon to register!





April 8-9, 2015 – Knoxville, TN – AIEA Forum

AIEA Forum – Strategies for International Student Success: Recruitment to Alumni
Hosted by the University of Tennessee and AIRC (American International Recruitment Council)


I will be a featured presenter at this forum, hosted by the University of Tennessee, Knoxville and AIRC, and if you’re interested in learning more about international student and alumni success, I encourage you to apply to attend today!