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APAIE 2017

The Asia-Pacific Association for International Education (APAIE) is a non-profit international association founded in 2004 at the University of Korea in Seoul and comprising university representatives from thirteen Asia-Pacific countries or regions.



Date20.03.2017 - 23.03.2017

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APAIE 2017 - Kaohsiung (Taiwan)

APAIE Conference & Exhibition 2017. The APAIE's annual conference is the most important gathering in the Asia-Pacific region for professionals and experts in the field of education. The aim is to promote cross-border cooperation, enhance research and encourage and facilitate exchange in matters of higher education in Asia, the regions of the Pacific and the world. It also seeks to promote the internationalisation of its academic institutions and provide them with support. It is a large-scale exhibition with over 1,000 delegates from around the world and around 100 exhibitors.

The five local host universities, led by Sun Yat-sen University, will welcome distinguished guests to the 12th Annual APAIE Conference, to be held from 20 to 23 March 2017 in Kaohsiung (Taiwan).

The theme of the 2017 APAIE Conference will be 'New Era, New Horizon, New Frontier Higher Education in Asia Pacific': globalization trends and corresponding strategies, international research collaboration, student mobility and support services, benchmarking and assessment of higher education and digital media innovations in international higher education.

The event will include pre-conference workshops, exhibitions, keynotes, parallel sessions, networking activities and visits to local universities.

The first time the Catalan university system participated in the annual conference of the Asia-Pacific Association for International Education (APAIE) was in 2013 in Hong Kong. The following year it went to Seoul (South Korea), then to Beijing (China) in 2015, and Melbourne (Australia) in 2016. The 2017 conference in Kaohsiung (Taiwan) will be its fifth time participating.


Kaohsiung Exhibition Center

No.39, Chenggong 2nd Road, Qianzhen Dist., Kaohsiung 806, Taiwan