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2018 EFMD-HUMANE Asia-Pacific School

hosted by The University of Hong Kong

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The event will start on: 07 Oct 18 15:00 
And will end on: 12 Oct 18 15:00 

Location: Hong Kong, Hong Kong

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Developing the leadership potential of Senior Managers 
in the Asia-Pacific and European Region 
Managing international strategic partnerships in higher education

15 May 2018
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New Member Spotlight: The Chinese University of Hong Kong

APRU Welcomes The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Hong Kong, May 8, 2018 — We are delighted to announce that The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) has joined the Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU).

We welcome Prof. Rocky S. Tuan, CUHK Vice-Chancellor and President, and his colleagues to our Association and look forward to a valuable and productive partnership.

07 May 2018
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APRU launches Pacific Ocean project as part of voluntary commitment to SDG14

April 25, 2018, Hong Kong — In order to provide policy pathways to promote Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 14: Life Below Water: to conserve and sustainably use the ocean, seas, and marine resources, APRU has launched a cluster research project identifying social-ecological relationships to support the SDGs; outlining the institutional cooperation needed to enact appropriate policy, and evaluating the effectiveness and feasibility of specific options to reduce risks of climate change impacts.  

Led by Gerald Singh (University of British Columbia), Yoshitaka Ota (University of Washington), and William Cheung (University of British Columbia), the project will evaluate the economic, social, governance, and environmental conditions that promote sustainable oceans throughout the Pacific Rim. It entails a survey, a literature review of institutes, and a workshop. 

25 April 2018
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APRU mobilizes its network to inform Asia Pacific policymakers on AI and automation

Hong Kong, April 13, 2018 — Amid the on-going debate over how AI and the 4th industrial revolution will affect the future of work in the Asia Pacific region, APRU has been stepping up its efforts to bringing together scholars and private sector experts to analyze and address the affiliated economic risks and reservations. 

After teaming up with Google to explore AI-policy issues in late-2017, the second joint APRU-Google project, Transformation of Work in Asia-Pacific in the 21st Century, has in January passed its first face-to-face meeting involving seven academics from APRU member universities and international institutions across the region.

13 April 2018
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Latin American universities support Mexico against militarization proposed by Trump

XIMENA MEJÍA 

APRIL 6, 2018 - The heads of the Latin American and Caribbean universities rejected the policy of militarization of the border with Mexico proposed by the US government of Donald Trump.

06 April 2018
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Experts welcome framework for developing APEC skills

March 14, 2018 - In an article in CIPD, Christina Schönleber, Director of Policy and Programs, is quoted, supporting countries coming together to create workforces fit for the challenge of digitsation and demographic change

CIPD - A professional body for HR and people development.

March 14, 2018 

By Jens Kastner

14 March 2018
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