For more information on the International Baccalaureate and the Conference, please visit the IBO website.
July 20, 2017 - July 23, 2017
JW Marriott Orlando Grande Lakes
4040 Central Florida Pkwy, Orlando, FL, 32837
We are thrilled to have the opportunity to attend the 2017 IB Global Conference and look forward to connecting with the education community of IB schools! Send us a note to coordinate a time to:
As a teacher in both the United States and Australia with over a decade of experience, Aaron Parker relished helping students of all ages maximize their learning potential in public and private education. At Rubicon, Mr. Parker draws on his extensive background in education, administration, and professional development presentation to provide outstanding support and service to Rubicon’s extensive client portfolio. A native of Portland, Oregon, he holds his BA in Economics and MA in Teaching from Willamette University. He believes that education is a life-long, dynamic and evolving journey. Schools are as individual in culture and traditions as students are in personality and needs. Mr. Parker endeavors to meet support each Atlas school’s unique process.
Bernard-Alexandre Merkel manages a team of specialists who track and maintain National and International Academic Standards as well as educational policy issues. He brings international educational experience to Rubicon clients, with customized solutions to curriculum design that reflect various pedagogies, teaching strategies and school priorities.
Although he has lived in Oregon for the past ten years, Bernard called Europe home for eight years of his life. He completed his Masters in International Relations at the University of Amsterdam in the Netherlands and has lived and worked in France and Germany prior to moving to the United States. Bernard is a native French language speaker.