4th Asiaengage Regional Conference

26 – 28 November 2018

The AsiaEngage (AE) Regional Conference is a regional platform organized bi-annually to create mutually beneficial platforms and partnerships across multi stakeholders: higher education institutions, industries, foundations, communities, NGOs and government agencies to alleviate the quality of lives and society in ASEAN and Asia.

The 4th AsiaEngage Regional Conference was organised by Chiang Mai University in collaboration with AUN USR&S Secretariat at Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia and several partners held under the theme Rising to the Challenge of SDGs in Asia through University-Community Engagement Organized by Chiang Mai University and AUN USR& S Secretariat at UKM, Chiang Mai, Thailand

Over 200 participants by faculties, university students, and interested public including AUN30 from ASEAN and beyond

Keynote on “King Bhumibol’s Philosophy of Sufficiency Economy Towards Sustainable Development Goal (SDG)”

Panel discussion on:
  • University – Community Engagement
  • University – Civil Society Engagement
  • University -International Agency
  • University – Industry Engagement
Over 100 paper presentations on community engagement programmes and initiatives in ASEAN in the following themes:
  • Technology and innovation for sustainable development
  • Strengthen community through business and marketing
  • Engaged education
  • Engagement for empowerment
  • Community engagement
  • Empowering health through engagement
  • Experiential learning
  • Empowering community through engagement tourism
  • Cultural empowerment
  • Support system to strengthen community engagement