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About the Conference

Theme:     Liberal Arts Education in an Asian Context: Achievements, Challenges and Perspectives
Dates:       November 20-21, 2017 (Monday - Tuesday)
Venue:      Hotel ICON, Tsim Sha Tsui East, Kowloon, Hong Kong

The purpose of the conference is to bring together educators from all over the world to appraise liberal arts education from an Asian perspective. The following topics will be covered in the conference:

  • Liberal arts education in Asia: A dialogue among graduates and educators
  • Promotion of liberal arts education: The US experience
  • Promoting liberal arts education in Asia and exploring the establishment of a separate league table for ranking liberal arts institutions in the region
  • How Liberal Arts Education best prepares future leaders
  • Global Engagement as part of Liberal Arts Education
  • Pedagogy, Technology and Innovation in Liberal Arts Education
  • Transforming Liberal Arts Education for the 21st Century
  • Liberal Arts Education in the age of STEM

All guests of honor, speakers and participants are by invitation only. If you are interested in attending the conference, please contact the Office of Global Education at oge@LN.edu.hk. Seats are limited and subject to availability and full registration fees.