The Third Executive Conference on International Affairs, 2012 co-held by FICHET and National Kaohsiung University of Hospitality and Tourism ended successfully on October 19th. The theme of the conference is “Student Exchange Policies and the Involvement Strategies on International Education Fairs.” The keynote speech was given by Professor Michael Worton, Vice Provost, University College London in the title of “The Work of Studying.” The speech was mainly focusing on the way in which Higher Education is changing with regard to the key issues of employability and of internationalization. In addition to the keynote speech, the conference had 3 seminars in the title of “Student Exchange Policies: Past and Future,” “Participatory Policies and Experience Sharing of Three Major International Educational Associations’ Annual Conferences,” and “How to Broaden Taiwanese Students’ International Horizons.” The presenting institutions include National Cheng Kung University, National Tsing Hua University, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, National Taiwan Normal University, Ministry of Education, China Medical University, Ming Dao University, Taipei Medical University, National Chenchi University, National Kaohsiung University of Hospitality and Tourism and Tamkang University.
55 directors and staffs of international office attended the meeting. The overall satisfaction rate reaches 100%.