About the summit

Times Higher Education  Asia Universities Summit 2019


Hosted by the editors of Times Higher Education, the global authority on university excellence, the summit covers two full days of interview, debate and discussion, and networking events including a gala dinner, drinks reception, lunches and social events.

Topics will include


 

  • Launch of the Times Higher Education  Asia University Rankings 2018
  • Universities and cities: building alliances, defining regions
  • National innovation: universities as catalysts and connectors
  • Bridging divides: research universities in the global knowledge economy
  • Fourth industrial revolution and higher education: cultivating entrepreneurship, leading the future

Why attend?


 

  • Be the first to know the results of the Times Higher Education  Asia University Rankings 2019, which will be revealed at the summit
  • Gain exclusive analysis and understand the data behind the 2019 ranking of the best universities in Asia, and learn how your institution can improve
  • Join a global network of leaders, experts and decision-makers who set the agenda for excellence in higher education
  • Share your experience with THE’s worldwide audience of higher education professionals

Who should attend?


 

Vice-chancellors, rectors, presidents, deputy presidents, vice-presidents and distinguished scholars representing higher education and governments along with industries and businesses with close links to both sectors.

Here’s what previous attendees said


78%

WOULD RETURN

98%

WOULD RECOMMEND THE SUMMIT TO THEIR PEERS

84%

SAID THE SUMMIT WAS VERY GOOD OR EXCEPTIONAL

Asia Universities Summit 2018


The Times Higher Education  Asia Universities Summit 2018 took place from 5-7 February at Southern University of Science and Technology in China.

Programme View the full three-day summit programme and list of speakers

Podcast Hear the THE  team and university leaders talk about their highlights and the hot topics discussed at the summit.