All conference sessions and times are subject to change - check back regularly for the latest schedule  ( 7:00am - 7:00am )

Conference Check-In and Information  ( 9:00am - 7:00pm )

Membership & Accreditation Information Session  ( 9:30am - 12:30pm )
Amy Memon, Manager, Accreditation Services , AACSB International
Chee Peng Tan, Coordinator, Membership, AACSB International

Online Learning Affinity Group Meeting  ( 1:30pm - 3:00pm )

Responsible Management Education Affinity Group Meeting  ( 3:30pm - 5:00pm )

NUCB Business School Campus Tour  ( 5:15pm - 6:00pm )

Welcome Reception  ( 6:00pm - 7:00pm )

Welcome Refreshments and Networking  ( 8:30am - 9:00am )

Exhibitor Showcase Open  ( 8:30am - 1:15pm )

Conference Check-In and Information  ( 8:30am - 5:45pm )

Plenary I: Transformation Toward Design Driven Institutions  ( 9:00am - 10:15am )
Yuriko Sawatani, Professor & Director, Entrepreneurship Center, Nagoya University of Commerce and Business
Hideki Shibata, Senior Design Manager, IBM Japan

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

(A1) Strengthening Regional Business School Partnerships  ( 10:45am - 12:00pm )
Che Ruhana Isa, Dean, Faculty of Business and Accountancy, University of Malaya
Soo Young Kwon, Dean, Business School, Korea University

(A2) Entrepreneurship for the 21st Century: Are We Doing the Right Things?  ( 10:45am - 12:00pm )
Shenjiang Mo, Associate Professor, School of Management, Zhejiang University
Jerman W Rose, Dean, SolBridge International School of Business

Networking Luncheon  ( 12:00pm - 1:15pm )

(B1) Institutional Strategy  ( 1:30pm - 2:45pm )
Boonchai Hongcharu, Director , NIDA Business School
Lin Zhou, Chair Professor of Economics, Antai College of Economics and Management, Shanghai Jiao Tong University

(B2) Incorporating Tech Trends into the Curriculum  ( 1:30pm - 2:45pm )
Erika Fille T. Legara , Associate Professor, Department of Analytics, Information, and Operations and Academic Program Director, Master of Science in Data Science, Asian Institute of Management
James Pang, Associate Professor, NUS Business School, and Co-Director, Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) Programme, National University of Singapore

Exhibitor Showcase Open  ( 2:30pm - 5:45pm )

Tuesday Afternoon Refreshment Break and Networking  ( 2:45pm - 3:15pm )

(C1) Curriculum Management  ( 3:15pm - 4:30pm )
Nitin Balwani, Dean - Planning and Management, IFIM Business School, IFIM Business School
Peter Vitartas, Associate Dean, La Trobe Business School, La Trobe University

(C2) Interactive Teaching and Learning Approaches  ( 3:15pm - 4:30pm )
Glen Murphy, MBA Director, QUT Business School, Queensland University of Technology
Haruo Takagi, Professor and Chair, Center for Case Teaching and Learning, Nagoya University of Commerce and Business

Bonus Session: Reimagining Business Accreditation  ( 4:45pm - 5:45pm )
Stephanie M. Bryant, Executive Vice President and Chief Accreditation Officer, AACSB International
Lin Zhou, Chair Professor of Economics, Antai College of Economics and Management, Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Nagoya Castle Hotel Dinner  ( 6:30pm - 9:30pm )

Bonus Session: Transform Data into Action using DataDirect  ( 8:30am - 9:00am )
Joshua D. Barillas, Manager, Data Analysis, AACSB International

Welcome Refreshments and Networking  ( 8:30am - 9:15am )

Conference Check-In and Information  ( 8:30am - 1:00pm )

Exhibitor Showcase Open  ( 8:30am - 1:00pm )

Plenary II: Design Thinking for Your Students, Your Team and You  ( 9:15am - 10:15am )
Kenichi Nonomura, Director, Business Design and Development, IDEO Tokyo

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

(D1) Innovations in Business Education: Asia-Pacific  ( 10:45am - 12:00pm )
Dan LeClair, Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy and Innovation Officer, AACSB International

(D2) Social Responsibility for (Future) Leaders  ( 10:45am - 12:00pm )
Takashi Iwamoto, Project Professor, Graduate School of Business Administration, Keio University
Pipop Udorn, Dean, Thammasat Business School, Thammasat University

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

Toyota Plant Tour (Optional)  ( 1:00pm - 4:00pm )