Seminar: World University Rankings,15 August 2009

International Seminar on

THE-QS World University Rankings”

Organized by

The University of Cambodia

in Collaboration with

QS Quacquarelli Symonds

NagaWorld Hotel, Phnom Penh

15 August 2009

8:30am - 9:00am  Registration
9:00am - 9:15am Opening Session

National Anthem

Welcome Remarks by H.E. Dr. Kao Kim Hourn, Personal Adviser to Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia; Secretary of State, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation; President of the University of Cambodia

9:15am - 9:30am Welcome Speech by H.E. Pak Thavin, Director General,
  Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Education Youth and Sports
9:30am – 10:30am “Using Rankings to Drive Internal Quality Improvements”
  by Dr Kevin Downing, City University of Hong Kong
10:30am - 10:45am Coffee Break
10:45am - 11:15am

“Tools available to achieve and retain worldclass status in an increasingly competitive arena” by Ms Mandy Mok, Regional Director, QS Asia

11:15am - 11.45am Q&A session
11:45am - 12:00pm

Closing Remarks by H.E. Tech Samnang, Secretary General of Accreditation Committee of Cambodia (ACC)

12:00 onwards

Lunch hosted by QS Asia  at the Pangea Fusion Restaurant, 1st Floor