Asia Pacific Annual Conference

19-21 October 2020

Asia Pacific Annual Conference Agenda

Sessions will be recorded and made available on The AACSB Exchange to all conference attendees. To accommodate multiple time zones, some live sessions will be repeated. Conference sessions are subject to change. Please check back regularly for the latest schedule.

Monday, October 19, 2020

01:00 a.m.–02:00 a.m.
Eastern Daylight Time

07:00 a.m.–08:00 a.m.
Central European Summer Time

01:00 p.m.–02:00 p.m.
Singapore Standard Time

Membership and Quality Assurance Information Session

01:00 a.m.–03:00 a.m.
Eastern Daylight Time

07:00 a.m.–09:00 a.m.
Central European Summer Time

01:00 p.m.–03:00 p.m.
Singapore Standard Time

Affinity Group Meetings - more information coming soon

03:00 a.m.–03:50 a.m.
Eastern Daylight Time

09:00 a.m.–09:50 a.m.
Central European Summer Time

03:00 p.m.–03:50 p.m.
Singapore Standard Time

DataDirect

04:00 a.m.–04:20 a.m.
Eastern Daylight Time

10:00 a.m.–10:20 a.m.
Central European Summer Time

04:00 p.m.–04:20 p.m.
Singapore Standard Time

Expo Demo Session 1

04:30 a.m.–05:30 a.m.
Eastern Daylight Time

10:30 a.m.–11:30 a.m.
Central European Summer Time

04:30 p.m.–05:30 p.m.
Singapore Standard Time

Accreditation Q&A
Tuesday, October 20, 2020

09:00 p.m.–04:00 a.m.
Eastern Daylight Time

03:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m.
Central European Summer Time

09:00 a.m.–04:00 p.m.
Singapore Standard Time

Exhibitor Showcase Open

09:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m.
Eastern Daylight Time

03:00 a.m.–04:00 a.m.
Central European Summer Time

09:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m.
Singapore Standard Time

Keynote I

10:05 p.m.–10:50 p.m.
Eastern Daylight Time

04:05 a.m.–04:50 a.m.
Central European Summer Time

10:05 a.m.–10:50 a.m.
Singapore Standard Time

Keynote I Follow Up Discussion

11:00 p.m.–12:00 a.m.
Eastern Daylight Time

05:00 a.m.–06:00 a.m.
Central European Summer Time

11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Singapore Standard Time

(A1) Doing More with Less

How is your institution finding cost saving measures and adjusting budgeting processes to do more with less?


(A2) Turbo Charging Digital Literacies

Re-evaluating, reinventing, or redesigning the blended/online classroom

12:00 a.m.–01:00 a.m.
Eastern Daylight Time

06:00 a.m.–07:00 a.m.
Central European Summer Time

12:00 p.m.–01:00 p.m.
Singapore Standard Time

Break and Live Networking with Exhibitors

01:00 a.m.–02:00 a.m.
Eastern Daylight Time

07:00 a.m.–08:00 a.m.
Central European Summer Time

01:00 p.m.–02:00 p.m.
Singapore Standard Time

(B1) Risk Mitigation

In an unprecedented move, the world chose to fight the Covid-19 pandemic by observing a global lockdown. With so much uncertainty surrounding the future and if such lockdowns may become common to fight it is expected that higher education institutions will need to identify the risks and develop mitigation strategies. Join this session for insight into some techniques used in mitigation planning.


(B2) Stakeholder Engagement

How are you engaging your students, staff, industry and community?

02:35 a.m.–02:55 a.m.
Eastern Daylight Time

08:35 a.m.–08:55 a.m.
Central European Summer Time

02:35 p.m.–02:55 p.m.
Singapore Standard Time

Expo Demo Session 2
Speed Networking

Take advantage of this opportunity to get to know fellow conference attendees! Simply enter the Speed Networking area and you will be paired with another conference attendee and can meet for up to 3 minutes, using video and audio.

03:00 a.m.–04:00 a.m.
Eastern Daylight Time

09:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m.
Central European Summer Time

03:00 p.m.–04:00 p.m.
Singapore Standard Time

(C1) Impactful Research

What opportunities is your institution incorporating to maintain or enhance the need for impactful research post-COVID19?


(C2) Managing International Mobility
Wednesday, October 21, 2020

09:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m.
Eastern Daylight Time

03:00 a.m.–04:00 a.m.
Central European Summer Time

09:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m.
Singapore Standard Time

Keynote II

09:00 p.m.–12:30 a.m.
Eastern Daylight Time

03:00 a.m.–06:30 a.m.
Central European Summer Time

09:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Singapore Standard Time

Exhibitor Showcase Open

10:00 p.m.–10:15 p.m.
Eastern Daylight Time

04:00 a.m.–04:15 a.m.
Central European Summer Time

10:00 a.m.–10:15 a.m.
Singapore Standard Time

Break

10:15 p.m.–11:15 p.m.
Eastern Daylight Time

04:15 a.m.–05:15 a.m.
Central European Summer Time

10:15 a.m.–11:15 a.m.
Singapore Standard Time

(D1) Reviewing Assurance of Learning

This session offers a comparison and contrast review for AoL under the 2013 standards and the 2020 standards.


(D2) International Partnerships

Learn how to continue fostering transnational partnerships.

11:15 p.m.–11:30 p.m.
Eastern Daylight Time

05:15 a.m.–05:30 a.m.
Central European Summer Time

11:15 a.m.–11:30 a.m.
Singapore Standard Time

Break

11:30 p.m.–12:30 a.m.
Eastern Daylight Time

05:30 a.m.–06:30 a.m.
Central European Summer Time

11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Singapore Standard Time

(E1) Faculty Qualifications

This session will explore changes in the 2020 standards on faculty and examples on effective development strategies.


(E2) Social Impact – Opportunities and Challenges

How are business schools maintaining a focus on social impact within our communities?