Conference Outline

Friday, October 19

Leung Fong Oi Wan Art Gallery

09:15-9:50 Conference Registration & Coffee & Networking Session | Main Hall (2F)

09:50-10:00 Video Show: Lingnan University | Main Hall (2F)

10:00-10:10 Opening Announcements | Main Hall (2F)

10:10-10:30 Launch Ceremony of Asia Pacific Higher Education Research Partnership @ Lingnan University

10:30-10:40 Welcome Address | Main Hall (2F)
Joseph Haldane, IAFOR, Japan

10:40-10:50 Welcome Address | Main Hall (2F)
Joshua Ka-Ho Mok, Lingnan University, Hong Kong

10:50-11:35 Keynote Presentation I | Main Hall (2F)
Innovation and Entrepreneurship at a Liberal Arts University? The Experience of Lingnan University
Leonard K Cheng, Lingnan University, Hong Kong

11:40-12:25 Keynote Presentation II | Main Hall (2F)
Innovation, Entrepreneurship and the Shift to the East
Anthony Welch, University of Sydney, Australia

12:25-12:40 IAFOR Documentary Photography Award | 2018 Winners Screening
12:40-12:50 Conference Photograph | Main Hall (2F)

12:50-14:00 Lunch Break | Main Hall (2F)

14:00-14:30 Featured Presentation I | Main Hall (2F)
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 | Main Hall (2F)
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 & Networking Session | Main Hall (2F)

15:30-16:00 Featured Presentation III | Main Hall (2F)
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 | Main Hall (2F)
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 & Musical Performance by Lingnan Artists | Main Hall (2F)

16:45-18:00: Conference Welcome Reception


Saturday, October 20

09:00-11:00 Parallel Session I
09:00-11:00 Asia Pacific Higher Education Research Partnership Symposium

11:00-11:30 Coffee Break & Networking Session | Main Hall (2F)

11:30-13:00 Parallel Session II
11:30-13:00 Asia Pacific Higher Education Research Partnership Symposium

13:00-14:00 Lunch Break | Main Hall (2F)

14:00-15:00 Parallel Session III
14:00-15:00 Asia Pacific Higher Education Research Partnership Symposium

15:00-15:15 Short Coffee Break | Main Hall (2F)

15:15-17:15 Parallel Session IV
15:15-17:15 Asia Pacific Higher Education Research Partnership Symposium

18:00-20:00 Conference Dinner (Optional Extra)


Sunday, October 21

09:00-11:00 Parallel Session I

11:00-11:30 Coffee Break & Networking Session | Main Hall (2F)

11:30-13:00 Parallel Session II

13:00-13:15 Closing Session


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.