Training Registration

Package Discount: "STEM, Cap Gap and more! Oh my!" and "Hot and Sticky F-1 Topics Right from the Oven!"

Date: December 5, 2019

Registration ends: November 22, 2019 12:00 pm

Session Type: Workshop Package

Full Workshop : $399.00


  • Workshop packages offer the most affordable registration fee available.
  • PLEASE NOTE: These workshops require sufficient registration to run.  Please do not make non-refundable arrangements until they are confirmed November 19th!
STEM, Cap Gap, and more! Oh my!
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. ET

Join us for a thorough look at the STEM OPT application process, timelines to keep in mind, travel issues, and more.  We will also discuss the Cap Gap Extension and the transition to H-1B.  This is an F-1 intermediate/advanced workshop.

Presenter: Gwyneth A. Smith, Associate Director of the International Students and Scholars Office at Columbia University Irving Medical Center and Senior Trainer, IETS

Hot and Sticky F-1 Topics Right from the Oven!

Time: 1:30 to 5:00 p.m. ET

This is the workshop you experienced DSOs have asked us to do!  We are going to discuss the hottest issues in the field and what to do about them at your schools such as:  SEVP's new Policy Guidance: Practical Training- Determining a Direct Relationship Between Employment and a Student's Major Area of Study, Developing Institutional Standards for Curricular Practical Training,  Advising Students about Unlawful Presence and more!

Presenters:  June Sadowski-Devarez, President of IETS and Helen Leonard, Assistant Director, Office of Global Services, New York University and Director of Advanced F-1 Practice, IETS

Location: The Watson Hotel, NYC

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Customized compliance reviews and training to deal with your institution's specific federal compliance and international student service delivery issues.