APAC CUA'S Quarterly Kick Off Meeting

Seminars and Conferences


From Local to Global: Building New Infrastructure for Large-scale Change in Education

Join us in the inauguration of the very first quarterly convening between changemaking universities in the region, hosted by SMU Lien Centre for Social Innovation. Together with 2 Ashoka Changemaker Universities in Asia-Pacific - Hanyang University (South Korea) and Central Queensland University (Australia), witness the first partnership for changemaking education - a trailblazing collaboration to share best practices, creating opportunities for students, faculty, and staff, capitalizing on the changemaking aspects of Ashoka U campuses. 

In our first quarterly you can expect to learn more about the following: 

  • Find out more about the Asia-Pacific Changemaker Universities Alliance (APAC CUA), its vision and mission.
  • Get to meet and know other change leaders from different campuses.
  • Gain new insights into the best practices from other changemaking institutions.
  • Identify opportunities for future co-creation for curriculum, co-curriculum, and research in social innovation/changemaking.
  • Be part of a larger movement in higher education for global leadership and changemaking. 
  • Special speaker Marina Kim, Co-Founder of Ashoka U, will also be sharing more about changemaking. 

Date: 23rd July 2021 (Friday) 
Time: 9.00AM - 11.00AM (GMT/Singapore) | 10.00AM - 12.00PM (KST/South Korea) |11.00AM - 1.00PM (AEST/Australia) 
Location: Online via Zoom (Zoom link will be sent in an email to registered participants)

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