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HKCAAVQ participates in the 2018 APQN Annual Conference in India

22 Mar 2018 - 25 Mar 2018

Group photo featuring Mr Sam Ho, Registrar of Research and Training, and other speakers on stage at the APQN Annual Conference.

Mr. Sam Ho, Registrar of Research and Training, presented a paper on "Capacity Building of Peer Reviewers".

On behalf of HKCAAVQ, Mr. Sam Ho, Registrar of Research and Training, participated in annual conference of the Asia-Pacific Quality Network (APQN), themed “Capacity Building for Next-Generation Quality Assurance in Higher Education”, which took place in Nagpur in March 2018. Mr Ho presented a paper on Capacity Building of Peer Reviewers which outlines the experience of HKCAAVQ in providing training and support to peer reviewers (or Specialists), as well as the proposed directions of change that will address the feedback and meet the needs of the HKCAAVQ Specialists.

Attended by around 100 delegates, the conference provided a forum for professional discussions about the capacity building needs of the quality assurance professionals in the next decade.  At the conference, the keynote speaker highlighted that institutions and/or accreditors ought to take steps to ensure that graduates are capable of meeting the demands of the disruptive education landscape and job market.

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