August 21, 2017

Contestant Invitation for the ASEAN Education Challenge 2012

The SEAMEO Secretariat in collaboration with the Office of Private of Education Commission (OPEC), Chiang Mai province and the Association of Private Schools Chiang Mai (APSC) is organizing a 3-day ASEAN Education Challenge 2012 (AEC 2012) in Chiang Mai on 25-27 August 2012 at the Chiang Mai University Hall, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

The event aims to provide the platform for both students and teachers from across Southeast Asian Countries, to share their perspectives with the express intention of harmonizing the myriad of cultures. A wide range of students from 10 SEAMEO member countries are invited to showcase their unique skills and talents for the following categories of contest:

1.      ASEAN Quiz Show

2.      ASEAN Debate Tournament

3.      ASEAN Dance Competition

4.      ASEAN Bartending Competition

The full details of ASEAN Education Challenge 2012

For more details about the event, please contact the SEAMEO Secretariat at

email: and visit the event website at:

Summary of The M-I-T iAward Site-Visit Assessment in Malaysia on 10-11 May 2012

The M-I-T iAward site-visit assessment in Malaysia was held on 10-11 May 2012 at Universiti Malaya (UM) and Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM), two nominated universities from Malaysia. The site-visit assessment was performed by five assessors comprising three experts representing Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand, and two others from selected regional organisations. The assessment feedback made by the iAward Assessment Committee has been complied and will be submitted to each nominated university upon result announcement.



The assessment results of awarded IROs will be officially notified upon completion of site-visit assessments to all the three participating countries, namely Malaysia, Indonesia, and Thailand. The full cycle of assessment is tentatively scheduled to be completed in October 2012.