October 21, 2018

The 2nd Annual Session of China-ASEAN Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education Alliance of Universities-Global Innovative and Entrepreneurial Talent Training Standard Principle Forum

The 2nd Annual Session of China-ASEAN Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education

Alliance of Universities 

Global Innovative and Entrepreneurial Talent Training Standard Principle Forum

 

Ӏ. Venue

Guiyang,Guizhou

Ⅱ. Time

13:30 p.m. to 18:00 p.m.  26th July, 2018

Ⅲ. Units

Sponsored by:      Guizhou Institute of Technology

Co-organized by: The Innovation & Entrepreneurship Education Alliance of China
                                   China-ASEAN Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education Alliance of Universities
                                   Kunming University of Science and Technology
                                   Guangxi Normal University

Supported by:         ACC
                                  SEAMEO RIHED
                                  CEAIE-AUC

Ⅳ.  Activity Contents

In the 10th “China-ASEAN Education Exchange Week”, our school had successfully hosted the “China-ASEAN University Innovation and Entrepreneurship” Principal Forum, through which we had conducted in-depth exchanges with colleges and universities of China and ASEAN, and discussed in details how colleges and universities can carry out innovation and entrepreneurship education. Therefore, in the upcoming innovative and entrepreneurial talent training principle forum, we will be continuously discussing the cultivation of innovative and entrepreneurial talent in China and ASEAN, and promoting the friendly cooperation and exchanges between colleges and universities in ASEAN by drawing upon the experience gained on the existing framework in the view of globalization. We also aim at promoting friendly cooperation and exchanges between colleges and universities in ASEAN, maintaining the long-term development of this relationship, and fostering a good atmosphere for enriching innovation and entrepreneurship education for the education as well as higher education institutions in Guizhou Province.

 

Ⅴ. Agenda

Date Time Activities Venue
25th July All day Register ASEAN Center
26th July 08:30-12:00 Agenda: Opening Ceremony of the 11th China-ASEAN Education Exchange Week(guests to be selected by the   Secretariat of Organizing Committee of CAECW)

ASEAN Center

(The intersection of Siya Road and Simeng Road in Gui-An New District, Guizhou Province)

13:00-18:00 The 2nd Annual Session of China-ASEAN Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education Alliance of Universities 

— Global Innovative and Entrepreneurial Talent Training Standard Principle Forum

ASEAN Center

(The intersection of Siya Road and Simeng Road in Gui-An New District, Guizhou Province)

 

Ⅵ. Contact

Name: Jiangfan Yao

Tel:+86-851-88349078,  +86-17716695263

E-mail:626980415@qq.com

 

Workshop for the AIMS Programme: MOOC and Designing Effective MOOC Courses via Digital Platform

Workshop for the AIMS Programme:

MOOC and Designing Effective MOOC Courses via Digital Platform

 

The Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Organization Regional Centre for Higher Education and Development (SEAMEO RIHED), with the support from the Office of the Higher Education Commission (OHEC), Thailand, will be organising the Workshop for the AIMS Programme: MOOC and Designing Effective MOOC Courses via Digital Platform on 6-9 June 2018, at The Sukosol Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand.

The workshop is intended for the AIMS Programme Hospitality and Tourism university consortia and interested participants from the International Business university consortia. Participants will gain essential skills in administering e-Courses and have the opportunity to collaborate on the e-Learning for the AIMS Programme. The outcomes from the Workshop will also be shared at the 12th AIMS Review Meeting in Vietnam in late 2018.

 

Workshop outline:

1. Everything You Need to Know about MOOC
    a.MOOC : What, Where, When, Why and How2
2. Design Effective Pedagogical Approaches for MOOC: ISD Model and Design Template
    a. ADDIE Model Revisited
    b. MOOC-based Learning Process Design Template
3. MOOC Hands-on Activities
    a. Experience with Digital Platform
4. New Media Development and Integration
5. Learning Assessment on MOOC

As the workshop’s key benefits, after the workshop, participants will be able to:

1. Gain a working knowledge on what MOOC is
2. Gain a practical understanding of ADDIE Model
3. Design and develop MOOC courses via Digital Platform (MOODLE) to meet learning goals
4. Acquire hands-on skills on learning media creation tools

The organisers will be providing the training course, lunch and meeting package for the duration of the Workshop for the participants. Participants are kindly requested to cover the costs of international travel, accommodation and airport transfer and to bring their own laptops.

 

Downloads:
Concept Note
Tentative Programme (as of 24 May 2018)
Administrative Note
Registration Form (Hospitality and Tourism)
Registration Form (International Business)
Pre-Workshop Assignment

When: 6-9 June 2018

Where: The Sukosol Hotel, Kamolporn 1-2

Registration deadline: 25 May 2018

Contact:
Ms. Supansa Kajavong (Pink), Programme Officer
E-mail: supansa@rihed.seameo.org
Tel: +66 2644 9856-62 ext.106

Ms. Thanthakorn Phuangsawat (Fon), Administration and Communication Manager
E-mail: thanthakorn@rihed.seameo.org
Tel: +66 2644 9856-62 ext.101

 

Going Global 2018 ‘Global connections, local impact’

2-4 May 2018

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

 

SEAMEO RIHED had thehonour to be invited to Going Global 2018 held on 2-4 May 2018 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, which was co-hosted by British Council and Malaysian Ministry of Higher Education. Going Global is a conference for international education leaders to discuss the future of higher education and share knowledge. Themed ‘Global connections, local impact’, Going Global 2018 addressed a question about how contemporary higher education can play a role in societies while being globally connected and locally engaged.

On 4 May 2018, Dr. Chantavit Sujatanond, Centre Director of SEAMEO RIHED, was invited to be a panelist of the session ‘Student Mobility Experience’. She shared how the student mobility is taking place in Southeast Asia, drawing a case from SEAMEO RIHED’s engagement in ASEAN International Mobility for Students (AIMS) Programme.

 

Dr. Chantavit Sujatanond, Centre Director of SEAMEO RIHED, gives a presentation about the regional perspective on student mobility taking place in Southeast Asia.

 

A token of appreciation is presented to Dr. Chantavit Sujatanond from Ministry of Higher Education, Malaysia.

 

We are delighted to have joined the conference, share experiences and meet colleagues from all over the world who work for a better higher education for learners. Special thanks to the organisers for inviting SEAMEO RIHED to be a part of the conference.

 

The 12th Southeast Asian Higher Education Senior Officials Meeting (SEA-HiEd SOM) and 2018 SEA-HiEd Forum on Lifelong Learning for Skills and Employability

The 12th Southeast Asian Higher Education Senior Officials Meeting (SEA-HiEd SOM) and 2018 SEA-HiEd Forum on Lifelong Learning for Skills and Employability

26-27 April 2018
Singapore

 

Co-hosting with the Ministry of Education, Singapore, SEAMEO RIHED conducted the 12th Southeast Asian Higher Education Senior Officials Meeting (SEA-HiEd SOM) and 2018 Southeast Asian Higher Education (SEA-HiEd) Forum on Lifelong Learning for Skils and Employability on 26-27 April 2018 at the Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine (Novena Campus), Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.

Since 2005, the SEA-HiEd SOM, formerly the Meeting of Directors General/Secretary-General/Commissioner of Higher Education in Southeast Asia (DGs/SG/CHE), has served as a crucial platform for national authorities responsible for higher education in the Southeast Asian region to identify priorities, discuss strategies and synergise plans towards the further development and harmonisation of higher education in the region.

 

Group Photo during the 12th Southeast Asian Higher Education Senior Officials Meeting (SEA-HiEd SOM),  26 April 2018

 

During the 12th SEA-HiEd SOM on 26 April 2018, the Meeting revisited progress in four established priority areas, namely: 1) Academic Mobility Enhancement; 2) Leadership Development; 3) e-Learning and Mobile Learning; and 4) the ASEAN Citation Index (ACI). While revisiting progress under these respective areas, the Meeting also explored new priorities and opportunities for Southeast Asian higher education and invited regional partners, including the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) and European Union Support to Higher Education in the Asean Region (SHARE) project to present future plans for collaboration and the advancement of higher education in the region.

 

Dr. Chantavit Sujatanond, Centre Director of SEAMEO RIHED, and Mr. Lai Chung Han, Second Permanent Secretary (Education), Ministry of Education, Singapore, presenting Tokens of Appreciation

 

In conjunction with the annual SEA-HiEd SOM, the SEA-HiEd Forum provides a platform for national government authorities responsible for higher education and regional university representatives to share good practices and update policies and practices being implemented at national and regional levels among selected topics in higher education.

The 2018 SEA-HiEd Forum on Lifelong Learning for Skills and Employability on 27 April 2018 explored national policies and implementation plans towards the development of lifelong learning initiatives as well as the role of higher education institutions in supporting this direction and challenges faced. The Forum was attended by more than 60 participants composed of national government authorities, regional partners and university representatives from throughout the region and beyond. A Keynote presentation by Mr. Musa Fazal, Divisional Director of the SkillsFuture Division of the Ministry of Education, Singapore, and country panel presentations successfully encouraged engaging discussions throughout the course of the Forum to inspire and encourage greater contributions in fostering lifelong learning opportunities for the region.

SEAMEO RIHED would like to extend its gratitude to the Ministry of Education, Singapore, for hosting the 12th SEA-HiEd SOM and 2018 SEA-HiEd Forum on Lifelong Learning for Skills and Employability and ensuring their success and is also grateful to Dr. Gatot Hari Priowirjanto, Director of the SEAMEO Secretariat, for his warm welcome remarks and contributions to both events.

 

Group Photo of participants of the 2018 SEA-HiEd Forum on Lifelong Learning for Skills and Employability, 27 April 2018

 

More Photos from the 12th SEA-HiEd SOM and 2018 SEA-HiEd Forum can be accessed at the following link: https://photos.app.goo.gl/hnUHGFRq44MCFaFU7 

 

The 2018 Southeast Asian Higher Education (SEA-HiEd) Forum on Lifelong Learning for Skills and Employability

The 2018 Southeast Asian Higher Education (SEA-HiEd) Forum on Lifelong Learning for Skills and Employability

 

The Southeast Asian Higher Education (SEA-HiEd) Forum is organised in conjunction with the Southeast Asian Higher Education Senior Officials Meeting (SEA-HiEd SOM), formerly the Meeting of Directors General/Secretary General/Commissioner of Higher Education in Southeast Asia. The Forum provides a platform for national authorities responsible for higher education as well as university executives and faculty to address key issues in higher education for the Southeast Asian region.

This year, the SEA-HiEd Forum is co-organised by SEAMEO RIHED and the Higher Education Policy Division, Ministry of Education, Singapore, and will focus on national policies and implementation plans towards lifelong learning as well as the role of higher education institutions in supporting this direction. It will explore the strategies and trends in developing lifelong learning initiatives for skills and employability, including different challenges faced. The Forum is intended to promote the exchange of knowledge and create valuable inputs to enhance collaboration in lifelong learning for the region of Southeast Asia.

 

Download the Registration Form Download the Programme

 

The 2018 SEA-HiEd Forum on Lifelong Learning for Skills and Employability

When: 27 April 2018

Where: Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine (Novena Campus), Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Registration Deadline: 23 April 2018

Reserve your Seat Today!

Kindly note that registration to the 2018 SEA-HiEd Forum does not include airfare, travel and health insurance or visa fees (if applicable). Participants are also responsible to cover their own accommodation.

Contact :
Ms. Thanthakorn Phuangsawat, Administration and Communication Manager
Email: thanthakorn@rihed.seameo.org or +66 2644 9856 ext. 101

Mr. Philip Masterson, Programme Officer
Email: philip@rihed.seameo.org or +66 2644 9856 ext. 111

 

Expert Meeting on Preparation of Operating Guidelines for GMS-UC Development project (phase 1)

Expert Meeting on Preparation of Operating Guidelines for GMS-UC Development project: Support for Capacity Building of GMS-UC (phase 1)


19-20 March 2018, Bangkok, Thailand

 

On 19-20March 2018, SEAMEO RIHED organised the Expert Meeting on Preparation of Operating Guidelines for GMS-UC Development project,Support for Capacity Building of the Greater Mekong Sub-region University Consortium (Phase 1),at Pullman Bangkok Hotel G in Bangkok, Thailand.The project was operated in cooperation with ASEAN Secretariat under the Japan-ASEAN Integration Fund (JAIF) Framework.

In this meeting, the attendees were regional and international professional experts in a sphere of higher education in Southeast Asian countries, particularly in the GMS, namely Prof.Dr.Taiji Hotta, Vice-Executive of International Affairs, International Center, Hiroshima University; Prof.Dr. Yasushi Hirosato, Director, Faculty of Global Studies/ASEAN Hub Center, Sophia University; Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nakao Nomura, Global Commons, University of Tsukuba; Ms. Porntip Kanjananiyot, Former Executive Director, TUSEF/Fulbright Thailand; Ms. LakhanaDockiao, Director, Bureau of International Coopration Strategy, Office of the Higher Education Commission; Dr.Romyen Kosaikanont, Vice President, Mae Fah Luang University; and Dr. Nandh Thavarungkul, Vice President for Quality Assurance, Office of the President King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi.

In the interactive meeting, the experts have discussed and distributed a variety constructive ideas as well asjointly developed initial activity guidelines, covering four main areas: University President/Rector Forum; Management Leadership Development Workshop; Harmonisation Workshop & Cross-border Education Workshop; and Teaching Capacity Development Workshop & Research Capacity Development. SEAMEO RIHED truly appreciated all of the participantsfor their dedication. The productive inputs and reflection given by them will be utilised for creating further constructive plan of GMS-UC project, aiming topromote harmonised higher education among the member countries.
 

 

The 1st SEAMEO RIHED-DAAD Seminar and Study Visit to Germany on Higher Education Research and Innovation

The 1st SEAMEO RIHED-DAAD Seminar and Study Visit to Germany on Higher Education Research and Innovation

3-9 December 2017

 

SEAMEO RIHED and the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), within the frame of its Dialogue on Innovative Higher Education Strategies (DIES) programme, successfully organised the 1st SEAMEO RIHED-DAAD Seminar and Study Visit to Germany on Higher Education Research and Innovation from 3-9 December 2017.

The Seminar and Study Visit provided senior executives and administrators from higher education institutions and regional organisations across Southeast Asia with in-depth insight into the German higher education and research system, with a particular focus on how innovation and excellence strategies are applied. Through the Seminar and Study Visit, delegates were provided extensive opportunities to demonstrate their strengths for potential cooperation with German institutions, establish new contacts and promote cooperation with Germany’s strong network of higher education institutions, research institutes and clusters, enterprises as well as communities of scientists, researchers and academics.

SEAMEO RIHED would like to extend its heartfelt appreciation to the DAAD and The German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) for their generous support and kind collaboration in making the Seminar and Study Visit possible.

Over the course of the Seminar and Study Visit to Germany, 16 delegates from 8 Southeast Asian countries had the opportunity to visit leading German institutions throughout the cities of Frankfurt, Bonn, Heidelberg, Stuttgart and Munich, including: Goethe University Frankfurt, Heidelberg University, the University of Hohenheim, the Technical University of Munich and the Munich University of Applied Sciences.

The delegates also participated in the Seminar “Higher Education and Research Cooperation between Germany and Southeast Asia” organised at the DAAD Headquarters in Bonn, Germany, where delegates were provided a platform to actively exchange with German stakeholders in higher education and explore opportunities for future cooperation. In addition, all delegates had the opportunity to visit the Radio Telescope Effelsberg of the Max Planck Institute for Radio Astronomy (MPIfR) and the Mercedes-Benz Museum as part of the visit.

 

The first day in Frankfurt, preparing for a Christmas Cruise on the River Main.

 

The first visit on 4 December 2017 at Goethe University Frankfurt, a large interdisciplinary German research university.

 

Visiting the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) Headquarters in Bonn, Germany on 4 December 2017.

 

A highlight of the programme was the Seminar on “Higher Education and Research Cooperation between Germany and Southeast Asia” organised at DAAD Headquarters in Bonn on 5 December 2017.

 

Exploring the Radio Telescope Effelsberg, part of the Max Planck Institute for Radio Astronomy.

 

Visiting and making connections on 6 December 2017 at Heidelberg University, one of Europe’s oldest universities, with a focus on the fields of public health and ageing societies.

 

Sightseeing in Heidelberg and visiting the city’s Christmas Market!

 

At the University of Hohenheim on 7 December 2017.

 

The Visit focused on agricultural technology.

 

An interesting tour of automotive history at the Mercedez-Benz Museum in Stuttgart.

 

At the Technical University of Munich (TUM) to learn about the German Excellence Initiative and Internationalisation Strategies on 8 December 2017.

 

The visit to the Munich University of Applied Sciences (MUAS) on 8 December 2017 included stops at leading laboratories for internal combustion engines and automotive engineering.

 

The Presentation of Certificates of Participation to all participants.

 

 

Experts Meeting for the Academic Credit Transfer Framework for Asia (ACTFA)

Experts Meeting for the Academic Credit Transfer Framework for Asia (ACTFA)

12-13 December 2017

Pathumwan Princess Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand

 

On 12-13 December 2017, SEAMEO RIHED organised the Expert Meeting for the Academic Credit Transfer for Asia (ACTFA) Project at Patumwan Princess Hotel in Bangkok, Thailand. The meeting was attended by representatives of higher education institutions of Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS) University Consortium and respective governments, namely, Cambodia, P.R. China, Lao PDR, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam.

Marking the end of Phase II of ACTFA project, a project with the support of Asian Development Bank, the 2-day meeting shared the results of project activities and served as a venue to discuss a way forward for the GMS community to further work together to unite and harmonise higher education systems in the region. The meeting was collaboratively facilitated by SEAMRO RIHED and Prof. Dr. Taiji Hotta, Vice-Executive of International Planning, Hiroshima University, Japan.

 

 

On Day 1, the meeting first briefed the project development and updates during the Implementation phase II: Experiment, which include the launch of GMS-UC, implementation of a series of technical workshops and capacity building workshops. The meeting, then, invited Prof. Dr. Taiji Hotta to share the results of project activities, disseminating data obtained from the past ACTFA workshops and focusing on issues and challenges regarding Mutual Recognition and Trust, one of the ACTFA Four Pillars. The session involved the brainstorming discussion, in which the participants were invited to share ideas to come up with a list of national priorities for building Mutual Recognition and Trust through strengthening three components: University Condition, Information Package and Syllabus.

 

Dr. Chantavit Sujatanond, Centre Director of SEAMEO RIHED, gives the Welcoming Remarks to officially open the meeting

 

Following the interactive discussion, SEAMEO RIHED had the opportunity to share the result of surveys conducted on the member universities of GMS-UC during the ACTFA technical workshops in 2016. The presentation highlighted some of the findings obtained from the analysis of survey responses, addressing issues of the management of student mobility programmes and credit transfer.

 

Prof. Dr. Taiji Hotta, Vice-Executive of International Planning, Hiroshima University, Japan, facilitates the discussion The government and university representatives work together on developing national priorities

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Day 2 of the meeting began with the SEAMEO RIHED’s presentation on the overview of the draft publication that consolidates project outputs, followed by the introduction of the ACTFA Reference Table. The meeting, then, invited Prof. Dr. Taiji Hotta once again to facilitate the interactive sessions that led the participants discuss how we, as the GMS-UC, can work together to improve and enhance essential components for achieving regionally harmonised higher education systems, including credit transfer system and other supporting mechanism at the institutional level.

Overall, the meeting facilitated the productive discussion and suggestions, bringing together inputs and reflection from the participants. We thank all of you for making the meaningful discussion happen.

 

 

Call for Applications : The 1st SEAMEO RIHED-DAAD Seminar and Study Visit to Germany on Higher Education Research and Innovation

Call for Applications

The 1st SEAMEO RIHED-DAAD Seminar and Study Visit to Germany

on Higher Education Research and Innovation

3-9 December 2017

Frankfurt-Bonn-Heidelberg-Stuttgart-Munich

 

SEAMEO RIHED and the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) are proud to announce the 1st SEAMEO RIHED-DAAD Seminar and Study Visit to Germany on Higher Education Research and Innovation. The Seminar and Study Visit will provide participants with in-depth insight into the German higher education and research system, with a focus on how innovation and excellence strategies are applied in the country. Together with other senior executives and administrators of Southeast Asian Higher Education Institutions, you will have the opportunity to explore cooperation and future academic collaboration in higher education, especially in the fields of public health and ageing societies, agricultural technology and university-industry linkages.

 Download Brochure 

 

The 1st SEAMEO RIHED-DAAD Seminar and Study Visit to Germany

3-9 December 2017

 

Organised by: SEAMEO RIHED, the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) and the Dialogue on Innovative Higher Education Strategies (DIES) with financial support from the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, Germany.

The Programme: The tentative programme includes the following:

1) The SEAMEO RIHED-DAAD Seminar with input from the German Rectors’ Conference (HRK). Designed exclusively for participants as a platform to network and exchange with German higher education stakeholders and explore opportunities for future cooperation.

2) Institutional Visit

  • Goethe University Frankfurt
  • The University of Heidelber
  • The University of Hohenheim
  • The Munich University of Applied Science
  • The Technical University of Munich
  • The Max Planck Institute for Radio Astronomy (Radio Telescope Effelsberg)                                                   

3) A cultural programme including a guided tour of the Mercedes-Benz Museum

Eligibility

 Who can apply?

  • The programme is designed for senior executives and administrators affiliated with Southeast Asian higher education institutions with a strong research and teaching background (especially in the fields of public health, agricultural technology and university-industry linkages), able to assess the cooperation needs and abilities of their home institution and in a position to initiate and negotiate cooperation agreements on behalf of their institution.

Number of Participants

  • The group will consist of a maximum of 25 participants.

  

Application Guidelines

Applications should include:

  1. A signed application form (available for download below)
  2. A recent and complete curriculum vitae

Send your completed applications to rihed@rihed.seameo.org at your earliest convenience.

 

Application Deadlines and Payment

The application deadline is 20 October 2017 and participation is on a fee-paying basis. After your participation has been confirmed by SEAMEO RIHED, you will be required to pay the fee and sign a Confirmation of Participation form. SEAMEO RIHED encourages all interested applicants to apply early and will notify applicants and confirm participation within one (1) week of taking receipt of completed applications. Payments made up to the application deadline of 20 October 2017 will benefit from the early-bird rate of €2499. Payments made after 20 October 2017 and no later than 20 November 2017 will be in the regular amount of €2799.

 

What does the fee include?

  •  The SEAMEO RIHED-DAAD Seminar registration fee
  •  6 nights’ accommodation in hotels
  •  Local transportation by coach in Germany
  •  Institutional Visits to 5 higher education institutions and the Max Planck Institute for Radio Astronomy
  •  Cultural Visits to Christmas Markets and the Mercedes-Benz Museum
  •  Meals
  •  English-speaking guides
  •  Printed Materials
  •  A SEAMEO RIHED-DAAD Certificate of Participation
  •  Coverage of visa fees as well as insurance coverage while in Germany.

 

All applicants please note:

  • If you submit an incomplete application, or do not include all required documentation, the processing of your application will be delayed until the missing information is received by SEAMEO RIHED.
  • Submitting an application is not a guarantee of participation.

 

Application Deadline: 20 October 2017  (Extended until 10 November 2017)

Early-bird  Deadline: 20 October 2017

Payment and Confirmation of Participation Deadline: 20 November 2017

 

Online Application  or  Download Application Form

The 25th SEAMEO RIHED Governing Board Meeting (GBM)

The 25th SEAMEO RIHED Governing Board Meeting (GBM)

3-4 August 2017, Jakarta, Indonesia

 

With the generous support from the Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education (MORTHE), Indonesia, the 25th SEAMEO RIHED Governing Board Meeting (GBM) was successfully convened on 3-4 August 2017 at the Sultan Hotel, Jakarta, Indonesia. The Governing Board Meeting is an important platform in which nominations from SEAMEO Member Countries gather to discuss the policy, management and administration of SEAMEO RIHED.

The Meeting was attended by SEAMEO RIHED Governing Board Members and representatives from all of the eleven SEAMEO Member Countries, namely, Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Timor-Leste, and Vietnam. The representative from the SEAMEO Secretariat, SEAMEO RIHED Centre Director, and staff also attended.

The Meeting reviewed SEAMEO RIHED’s operational matters, regular and on-going programmes and activities for the past fiscal year 2016/2017, as well as the new programmes to undertake for the fiscal year 2017/2018, which are in line with the four key areas outlined in SEAMEO RIHED’s Fifth Five Year Development Plan for FY2017/2018-FY2021/2022, namely (1) Alignment and Development (2) Cooperation and Synergy (3) Research and (4) Information Portal. These four key areas are identified as essential to the harmonisation of higher education in Southeast Asia.

 

Prof. Dr. Intan Ahmad, Director General of Learning and Student Affairs, Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education, Republic of Indonesia, delivering the Opening Speech.

 

(Back) From Left to Right: Mr. You Virak, Prof. Dr. Marlar Aung, Ms. Lakhana Dockiao, Dr. Huan Dang, Dr. Wan Rosmini Binti Hassan, Dr. Bee Leng Chua, Mrs. Celeste Maria Martin

(Front) From Left to Right: Ms. Hajah Anis Faudzulani Binti Haji Dzulkiflee, Dr. Patricia Benitez Licuanan, Dr. Chantavit Sujatanond, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Bundit Thipakorn, Prof. Dr. Intan Ahmad, Dr. Paristiyanti Nurwardani, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Saykhong Saynasine, Dr. Ethel Agnes Pascua Valenzuela, Mrs. Maria Elsa Diogo Correia

 

(Front) From Left to Right: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Saykhong Saynasine, Dr. Paristiyanti Nurwardani, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Bundit Thipakorn, Prof. Dr. Intan Ahmad, Dr. Patricia Benitez Licuanan, Dr. Chantavit Sujatanond

 

Dr. Chantavit Sujatanond, SEAMEO RIHED Centre Director, presenting on the activities conducted by SEAMEO RIHED during FY 2016/2017 and SEAMEO RIHED’s Fifth Five Year Development Plan.

 

Photos Gallery  : “The 25th SEAMEO RIHED Governing Board Meeting”
Please see link  :  https://goo.gl/photos/4hPfMCWpawtzbGPZ8