The Programme

A copy of the programme in PDF can be downloaded here.

 

Monday, 7th May 2012

8:00am – 8:45am

 

Arrival and Registration
9:00am – 9:10am

Venue: Bakawali Ballroom

Introductory Remarks

 

Prof. Dato’ Dr. Saran Kaur Gill,

Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Industry and Community Partnerships) UKM and

Executive Director of AsiaEngage (ATNEU, AUN USR&S & AYVP)

 

 9:10am – 9:30am

Venue: Bakawali Ballroom

Welcome Address

Prof. Tan Sri Dato’ Wira Dr. Sharifah Hapsah Syed Hasan Shahabudin,

Vice-Chancellor of Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

and Member of Steering Committee, the Talloires Network

9:30am – 10:00am

Venue: Bakawali Ballroom

Plenary Session 1

Prof. Janice Reid,

Vice-Chair of the Talloires Network Steering Committee

and Vice-Chancellor of University of Western Sydney

10:00am-10:45am

Venue: Bakawali Ballroom

Keynote Address

Knowledge Democracy and Community Engagement:

Challenges in Partnership

Dr. Rajesh Tandon

President, Society for Participatory Research Asia,

Chairperson, Global Alliance for Community Engaged Research (GACER),

Co-Chair, UNESCO Chair on Community-based Research and Social Responsibility of Higher Education

10:45am-11:15am Refreshments
11:15am – 1:15pm

Workshop Sessions

Moving Forward: Meaningful University-Community-Industry Engagement in

ASEAN and Asia 

Venue:

Pujangga 1

Venue:

Pujangga 2

Venue:

Pujangga 3

Venue:

Bakawali 1

Challenges and

Recommendations for Recognising and Rewarding Research based Community Engagement

Integrating

community

engagement into the curriculum and co-curriculum

Capacity building for Productive and Sustainable Youth

Volunteerism

Needs Assessment for Productive and Sustainable Community Engagement
1:15pm – 2:15pm Networking Lunch
 

2:15pm – 4:15pm

Venue: Bakawali Ballroom

 

VIP Panel: CSR and USR – Whither the twain shall meet?

 

                             

Chair : Prof. Tan Sri Dato’ Wira Dr. Sharifah Hapsah Syed Hasan Shahabudin,

Vice-Chancellor of Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

and Member of Steering Committee, Talloires Network

 

Panelists

 

YB. Dato’ Saifuddin Abdullah, Deputy Minister, Ministry of Higher Education, Malaysia

 

Tan Sri Dato’ Dr. Wan Mohd Zahid Wan Nordin, Member of the Council,

Sime Darby Foundation

 

Dato’ Misran Karmain , Deputy Secretary-General of the ASEAN Secretariat (for the ASEAN Socio-Cultural Community (ASCC)

 

Prof. Janice Reid, Vice-Chair of the Talloires Network Steering Committee

and Vice-Chancellor of University of Western Sydney

 

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nantana Gajaseni,

Executive Director, ASEAN University Network (AUN)

 

Prof. Dato’ Dr. Saran Kaur Gill, Deputy Vice-Chancellor

(Industry and Community Partnerships) UKM and Executive Director of AsiaEngage

(ATNEU, AUN USR&S & AYVP)

 

 

4:15pm -  5:00pm

Venue: Bakawali Ballroom

 

 

Official Launch of AsiaEngage (ATNEU, AUN USR&S & AYVP)

Prof. Dato’ Dr. Saran Kaur Gill will narrate the “Story of AsiaEngage” followed by the Official Launch of AsiaEngage by all partners.

 

5:00pm

 

Refreshments and KL City Experience

 

Tuesday, 8th May 2012

9:00am – 9:30am

Venue: Bakawali Ballroom, Puri Punjangga

Plenary Session 2

Universities driving stronger, fairer and cleaner cities & regions. Lessons from the international reviews of higher education in regional and city development

Janna Puukka

Analyst/Project Leader, OECD Education Directorate

9:30am – 10:00am

Venue: Bakawali Ballroom, Puri Punjangga

Plenary Session 3

Institutionalising Community and Industry Engagement in a Research University: the Essentials of Stewardship and Partnerships

Prof. Dato’ Dr. Saran Kaur Gill, Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Industry and Community Partnerships) UKM and Executive Director of AsiaEngage (ATNEU, AUN USR&S & AYVP)

10:00am -10:30am Refreshments
10:30am -11:00am

Venue: Bakawali Ballroom, Puri Punjangga

Plenary Session 4

Service Learning and Academic Excellence: The Latin American Experience

Maria Nieves Tapia, Director of the Latin American Centre for Service-Learning (CLAYSS), Argentina

11:00am -11:30pm

Venue: Bakawali Ballroom, Puri Punjangga

Plenary Session 5

Developing mechanisms to incentivise, monitor and assess university engagement activities

Dr. Jenni Chambers, Policy Advisor, Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) and Project Manager, National Coordinating Centre for Public Engagement (NCCPE)  (Presenter)

Paul Manners, Director, National Coordinating Centre for Public Engagement

11:30pm – 1:00pm

Venue: Bakawali Ballroom

Voices of the delegates

An opportunity for delegates to exchange their views and recommendations on moving forward higher education-community-industry engagement across ASEAN and Asia.

1:00pm- 2:30pm

Begonia Café, Puri Pujangga

Networking Lunch
2:30pm – 4:30pm

Concurrent Session A & B:

Case Studies of Meaningful Engagement

across ASEAN and Asia

Session A

2:30pm – 3:30pm


Venue:

Bakawali 1

Venue:

Bakawali 2

Venue:

Pujangga 1

Venue:

Pujangga 2

Venue:

Pujangga 3

Climate Change, Environment & Community Development Social Enterprise & Community Development Health & Community Development Education & Community Development Youth & Under-served Communities
Session B

3:30pm – 4:30pm


Climate Change, Environment & Community Development

 

Social Enterprise & Community Development Health & Community Development Education & Community Development Youth & Under-served Communities
2:30pm – 5:00pm

Venue: Chancellory Building, UKM

Policy Makers’ Dialogue for

University leaders, top management from Ministries of Higher Education, the Talloires Network, the ASEAN University Network, Industries, Foundations and NGOs

Objective:

1. To discuss policy and implementation plans for driving forward industry-community  

     engagement in institutions/organisations.

 

2. To discuss institutional strategy, governance and resources for engagement

 

3. To obtain commitment for recommendations  to drive AsiaEngage (ATNEU, AUN  

     USR&S &  AYVP) forward  across ASEAN and Asia.

 

Chair:  Prof. Tan Sri Dato’ Wira Dr. Sharifah Hapsah Syed Hasan Shahabudin,

            Vice-Chancellor of Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia & Member of Steering

            Committee, the Talloires Network

8:00pm-10:00pm Dinner: Sparkling Night

 Wednesday, 9th May 2012

9:00am – 10:00am


Session C:

Case Studies of Meaningful Engagement across

ASEAN and Asia

Venue:

Bakawali 1

Venue:

Bakawali 2

Venue:

Pujangga 1

Venue:

Pujangga 2

Venue:

Pujangga 3

Climate Change, Environment & Community Development Social Enterprise & Community Development Health & Community Development Education & Community Development

(1)

Education & Community Development (2)
10:00am -10:30am

 

Refreshments
10:30am – 12:30pm

Venue: Bakawali Ballroom, Puri Punjangga

NGOs and Higher Education:  

Collaborating through Research, Education and Volunteerism

 

Chair: Nithi Nesadurai, President, Environmental Protection Society of Malaysia

 

Mr. Francesco Volpini, Director, Coordinating Committee for International Voluntary Service (CCIVS), UNESCO House, Paris, France

 

Dr. Kaizawa Shinichiro, President of  Network Voluntary Development in Asia (NVDA) and Vice President  Coordinating Committee for International Voluntary Service (CCIVS)

 

Ms. Ivy Josiah, Executive Director, Women’s Aid Organisation (WAO)

 

Mr. John Gwynn, Asia Pacific Organisational Development Coordinator, International Federation of the Red Cross (IFRC)

 

Mr. Aldous Moro, Director, Volunteer for the Visayans (VIV)

 

Mr. Iswanto, Lecturer,  Health Polytechnic Yogyakarta and Founder of Mandiri Sukunan Waste Management Group, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

12:30pm – 1:00pm

Venue: Bakawali Ballroom, Puri Punjangga

Closing Plenary:

Reviewing Outcomes, Integrating Ideas, Forging Partnerships

By Prof. Dato’ Dr. Saran Kaur Gill, Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Industry and Community Partnerships) UKM and Executive Director of AsiaEngage (ATNEU, AUN USR&S & AYVP)

 

1:00pm

Lunch and Departure of delegates

Note: Programme as at 3rd May 2012. The Organiser reserves the right to alter the content and timing of the programme in the best interest of the conference, and is not responsible for cancellations due to unforeseen circumstances.

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