research projects

Data-Driven Analytics

Universities are urged to make more data-driven decisions each year. Trilby Suite is designed with reporting and analytics at the top of mind, but we take it a step further by partnering with leading organizations to bring much-needed data analysis to the field to better understand international students and institutional operations, paving the way for better student outcomes and greater institutional efficiency.  Plus, Jason likes to get nerdy with it, so, it's a win-win.

NAFSA Economic Value Tool

Jason engineered the Economic Value Tool back in 2001 and continues to work with NAFSA to produce the analysis each year.

JBI produced the data analysis for NAFSA's 2022-23 Economic Value Tool

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International Educator Podcast

Jason is featured in NAFSA's IE podcast! NAFSA: Association of International Educators has been conducting this economic analysis for over 20 years, and both Rachel Banks and Jason are the brains behind the operation.

In this episode, they talk about COVID’s affect on last year’s data and notable findings, under reported takeaways from the Open Doors report and NAFSA’s analysis, the history of the analysis, and how it’s evolved over the years.

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2023 Annual Conference & Expo Survey Analysis

The 75th NAFSA Annual Conference & Expo welcomed international educators from more than 100 countries in Washington, D.C.  

JB International conducted both a quantitative and qualitative analysis on the data collected by NAFSA to compile an overall summation of the 2023 Annual Conference & Expo survey. 

The information from the 2023 report will be critical in helping to inform business decisions for 2024 and beyond. The evaluation reports are shared with senior management, the annual conference committees, and the NAFSA Board of Directors.