NIAD-QE University Quality Assurance Forum 2020

Date: Sep 22, 2020 — Sep 23, 2020
Time: 11:30 p.m. – 1:30 a.m. PDT
Format: Online (Youtube)
Hosted By: National Institution for Academic Degrees, and Quality Enhancement of Higher Education (NIAD-QE)


The Forum invites experts from overseas to share insights on the principles behind the Tokyo Convention as well as the Global Convention, explore cases and issues in recognition of qualifications in light of differences in education systems, and deepen our understanding of the roles of NICs.

In addition, experts in Japan will introduce some of the changes made to higher education regulations in response to the Tokyo Convention, assessment of global human resources in the industry sector, and expectations and challenges in qualifications recognition in higher education. There will also be a discussion on how Japan should respond to the accelerating international development related to qualifications recognition in the post-COVID19 in which the importance of flexibility to adapt Volatility, Uncertainty, Complexity, and Ambiguity of environment has become more explicit.

Visit NIAD-QE to see the event agenda and other details.