All conference sessions and times are subject to change - check back regularly for the latest schedule.  

Membership and Accreditation Information Session  ( 9:00am - 12:00pm )
Liyan Chen, Manager, Accreditation Services, AACSB International
Hana Zainoldin, Coordinator, Member Services and Seminars, AACSB International

Conference Check-in and Information  ( 12:30pm - 6:00pm )

Asia Pacific Affinity Group Meeting  ( 1:00pm - 3:00pm )

Welcome Reception  ( 5:00pm - 6:00pm )

Exhibitor Showcase  ( 7:30am - 12:00pm )

Conference Check-in and Information  ( 7:30am - 5:30pm )

Bonus Session: Leveraging DataDirect for Strategic Planning  ( 8:00am - 9:00am )
Umi Habiba, Associate, Administration and Member Services, AACSB International
R. Colin Nelson, Senior Manager, Business Education Research and Data Services, AACSB International

Thursday Welcome Refreshments  ( 8:00am - 9:00am )

Plenary I: Business Education and Future Jobs  ( 9:15am - 10:15am )
(Plenary Moderator) Kalok Chan, Dean, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Steve Kwok, Executive Vice President and Director , CITIC Pacific, Ltd.
Rizwan Masood, Managing Director and Head of Human Resources, Retail Banking and Wealth Management, GCNA & Hong Kong, Standard Chartered Bank

Thursday Morning Refreshment Break and Networking  ( 10:15am - 10:45am )

(A1) Navigating the Initial Accreditation Process  ( 10:45am - 12:00pm )
Geoff Perry, Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Business School, Auckland University of Technology
Kriengkrai Tankoonsombut, Assistant Dean, Accreditation and Quality Assurance, College of Management, Mahidol University

(A2) Challenges of Preparing for CIR  ( 10:45am - 12:00pm )
Simon Nil George, Professor, T. A. Pai Management Institute
Michael Powell, Professor, Griffith Business School, Griffith University

Thursday Networking Luncheon  ( 12:00pm - 1:00pm )

Exhibitor Showcase  ( 1:00pm - 5:30pm )

(B1) Preparing for iSER  ( 1:15pm - 2:30pm )
Patrick Y.K. Chau, Associate Dean and Padma and Hari Harilela Professor in Strategic Information Management, Faculty of Business & Economics, The University of Hong Kong
Arun Elias, Associate Dean, Accreditation & International, Victoria Business School, Victoria University of Wellington

(B2) Experiences from PRT Visits  ( 1:15pm - 2:30pm )
Barry Burgan, Deputy Dean, Faculty of Business, Bond University
Kwok Kee Wei, Dean, NUS Business School, National University of Singapore

Thursday Afternoon Refreshment Break and Networking  ( 2:30pm - 3:00pm )

(C1) Streamlining Accreditation Management  ( 3:00pm - 4:15pm )
Sy-Ming Guu, Dean and Professor, College of Management, Chang Gung University
Maurice Oudejans, Project Manager Accreditations, Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Amsterdam

(C2) Curricula Management (and Assurance of Learning): Closing the Loop for Impact (Standard 8, 9)  ( 3:00pm - 4:15pm )
Rashmi Aggarwal, Professor & Former PGP Chairperson, Institute of Management Technology, Ghaziabad
Renee Boyoung Kim, Director, Korea Institute of Sustainable Economy (KISE), & Professor, International Business, School of Business, School of Business, Hanyang University

Bonus Session: Deploying Qualified Faculty to Achieve your Mission  ( 4:30pm - 5:30pm )
Fan Wang, Dean, School of Business, Sun Yat-sen University
Robina J. Xavier, Executive Dean, QUT Business School, Queensland University of Technology

Exhibitor Showcase  ( 7:30am - 11:00am )

Conference Check-in and Information  ( 7:30am - 1:00pm )

Bonus Session: Accreditation Q&A  ( 8:00am - 8:50am )
Amy Memon, Manager, Accreditation Services , AACSB International
Geoff Perry, Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Business School, Auckland University of Technology

Friday Morning Welcome Refreshments  ( 8:00am - 9:00am )

Plenary II: Beyond Accreditation  ( 9:00am - 10:15am )
(Plenary Moderator) Stephanie Mattox Bryant, Executive Vice President and Chief Accreditation Officer, AACSB International
Trisha Barbour, Accreditation Manager, UQ Business School, The University of Queensland
Toshitsugu Otake, Dean, Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University

Friday Morning Refreshment Break and Networking  ( 10:15am - 10:45am )

(D1) Aligning Impact with Mission  ( 10:45am - 12:00pm )
Howard A. Davies, Visiting Lecturer (Part-time), Faculty of Business, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Wenkai Li, Dean, Graduate School of International Management, International University of Japan

(D2) Faculty Research Portfolio and Sustainable Societies  ( 10:45am - 12:00pm )
Song Chen, Deputy Dean, School of Economics and Management, Tongji University
Anne Tsui, Adjunct Distinguished Professor, Mendoza College of Business, University of Notre Dame

Friday Networking Luncheon  ( 12:00pm - 1:00pm )

Accreditation Volunteer Training  ( 1:00pm - 5:00pm )