AP and EMEA Accreditation Conference

22-23 June 2020 | Online

Attend With Your Team!

Purchase the first registration for 495 USD and get the next three registrations from your institution for 200 USD each.

Networking Community Meetings

AACSB Networking Community virtual meetings in conjunction with AACSB's 2020 AP and EMEA Accreditation Conference are available to Conference registrants and all AACSB members. 

Pre-registration for networking community meetings is strongly recommended in order to receive instructions to access the virtual meeting in advance. You will register via the individual meeting links below once they are available. Please check back for updates.


Monday, 22 June, 2020

Asia Pacific Regional Network (APRN) Meeting

12:00pm - 1:00pm SST
6:00am - 7:00am CEST
12:00am - 1:00am EDT

Join the Asia Pacific Regional Network (APRN) for a pre-conference learning opportunity. The APRN pursues knowledge sharing and internal/external linking & networking among Asian business schools for possible collaborations. As business schools in the Asia Pacific region adjust to the challenges and evolving to a virtual environment, networking and linking with peer schools in the Asia Pacific region is becoming even more critical. In this session, key presenters will share how their schools are adopting the new system and continue to enhance their education platform.

Dr. Jacky So will share his experience of post COVID-19. He also has ideas of how to collaborate among Asian business school for academic interchange in his session.

Dr. Francois Therin has been actively involved in AACSB business education alliance and promoting academic cooperation among peer schools, particularly in terms of Asian business case sharing. He will present how to continue dialogues among Asian business schools in the post COVID-19 era.

Network Leaders:

     Dr. Renee B. Kim, Professor of International Business, School of Business, Hanyang University & Director of KISE

     Dr. Jacky So, BNU Chair Professor in Finance and former Dean, Faculty of Business Administration at University of Macau

Facilitator:

     Dr. Renee B. Kim, Professor of International Business, School of Business, Hanyang University & Director of KISE

Presenters:

     Dr. Jacky So, BNU Chair Professor in Finance and former Dean, Faculty of Business Administration at University of Macau

     Dr. Francois Therin, Senior Consultant, Xolas

 

Responsible Management Education Affinity Group Meeting

12:00pm - 01:00pm SST
06:00am - 07:00am CEST
12:00am - 01:00am EDT

Join the Responsible Management Education (RME) Affinity Group for a pre-conference learning opportunity. The RME Affinity Group consists of management educators committed to advancing sustainability, corporate responsibility, social entrepreneurship and innovation, the Globally Responsible Leadership Initiative (GRLI), and the Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME).

 This virtual meeting will provide an opportunity for RME members to connect and share what they are up to and how they are handling today’s challenges.

Amanda Gudmundsson, Executive Dean, QUT Business School

 

Middle East and North Africa Regional Network Meeting

8:00pm - 9:00pm SST
2:00pm - 3:00pm CEST
8:00am - 9:00am EDT

Join the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Regional Network for a pre-conference learning opportunity. The MENA Regional Network facilitates transfer of information and sharing of best practices in regard to quality in business education and to focus primarily on facilitating collaborative opportunities within the region; further, this group will raise issues that the Middle East and North Africa Advisory Council might deliberate on and, at their discretion, bring to the attention of AACSB.

How Did Schools in the MENA Region Experience the COVID-19 Crisis? What's Next? 

Speakers:

     Zeynep Gürhan Canli, Dean of CASE & Director of GSB, College of Administrative Sciences and Economics, Koc University - Turkey

    Georges Yahchouchi, Ph.D., President, American University of the Middle East AUM Kuwait

Moderators:

     Sherif Kamel, Dean, School of Business, The American University of Cairo

     Thami Ghorfi, Dean, ESCA Ecole de Management


Online Learning Affinity Group Meeting

9:00pm - 10:00pm SST
3:00pm - 4:00pm CEST
9:00am - 10:00am EDT

Join the Online Learning Affinity Group for a pre-conference learning opportunity. The Online Learning Affinity Group includes faculty, administrators, and learning technologists from any member organization with interest and responsibilities in online learning. 

Experiences from a Large Business School on Moving Wholesale Online During COVID-19 Times

Lucian Tipi, Deputy Head Of Department - Finance, Accounting and Business Systems, Sheffield Hallam University