Conference Outline

Friday, October 19

09:15-10:00: Conference Registration & Coffee

10:00-10:10: Opening Announcements
Kiyoshi Mana, Director of Events, IAFOR

10:10-10:20: Welcome Address
Joseph Haldane, IAFOR, Japan

10:20-10:50: Welcome Address
Joshua Ka Ho Mok, Lingnan University, Hong Kong

10:50-11:35: Keynote Presentation I
Innovation and Entrepreneurship at a Liberal Arts University? The Experience of Lingnan University
Leonard K Cheng, Lingnan University, Hong Kong

11:35-12:20: Keynote Presentation II
Innovation, Entrepreneurship and the Shift to the East
Anthony Welch, University of Sydney, Australia

12:20-12:35: IAFOR Documentary Photography Award | 2018 Winners Screening
12:35-12:45: Conference Photograph

12:45-14:00: Lunch Break

14:00-14:30: Featured Presentation I
Value, Innovation, Entrepreneurship: An Ethical Perspective for Global Education, Research, & Development
Xu Di, University of Hawai’i at Manoa, USA

14:35-15:05: Featured Presentation II
The Impact of Internationalization of Higher Education in Asia on Cooperation Among Diverse Stakeholders: International Cooperation to Promote Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Yuto Kitamura, The University of Tokyo, Japan

15:05-15:30: Coffee Break

15:30-16:00: Featured Presentation III
Contemporary patterns of global educational mobilities: what might be the impact on innovation and entrepreneurship?
Catherine Montgomery, University of Bath, UK

16:05-16:35: Featured Presentation IV
Recalculating Higher Education in the Asia Pacific Region within the Emerging Fourth Industrial Revolution
Deane Neubauer, East-West Center, USA

16:45-18:00: Conference Welcome Reception


Saturday, October 20

09:00-11:00: Parallel Session I

11:00-11:15: Break

11:15-12:45: Parallel Session II

12:45-13:45: Lunch Break

13:45-14:45: Parallel Session III

14:45-15:00: Break

15:00-17:00: Parallel Session IV

17:00-17:15: Break

17:15-18:45: Parallel Session V


Sunday, October 21

09:00-11:00: Parallel Session I

11:00-11:15: Break

11:15-12:45: Parallel Session II

12:45-13:00: Conference Closing Address

13:00-14:00: Lunch


The draft version of the Conference Programme will be available online on September 20, 2018. All registered delegates will be notified of this publication by email.

The above schedule may be subject to change.