APQN Holds Conference in Moscow

The inauguration of the 2017 APQN Conference in Moscow.

The Asia Pacific Quality Network (APQN) held its Annual Conference in Moscow, Russian Federation from 26 to 27 May 2017.  Around 154 participants from 29 countries from the Asia-Pacific region attended the conference with the theme: New Horizons - Dissolving Boundaries for a Quality Region.  The National Centre for Public Accreditation of the Russian Federation hosted the event at the  Russian Presidential Academic of National Economy and Public Administration. The keynote speakers included Prof. Libing Wang from UNESCO Asia-Pacific Bureau for Education; Dr. Judith Eaton from the US Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA); Prof. Dr. Jianxin Zhang from APQN; and Waldemar Siwinski from the IREG Observatory on Academic Ranking and Excellence.  ULAB has been an institutional member of APQN since June 2010.  IQAC Director Prof. Jude William Genilo represented the university in the conference.