Asia Education Leader Forum 2022 Winter: Reimagining Future of Higher Education in Asia (March 12, 2022, 10:00-12:00 JST)

Asia Education Leader (AEL) Forum

Reimaging Future of Higher Education in Asia

March 12, 2022 (10:00-12:00 JST)


This student-centered forum aims at exploring new features of future higher education in Asia. Based on a keynote speech on Minerva University, participants are invited to jointly discuss the features and possibilities of a shared future of higher education in Asia in the era of post-COVID.


10:00-10:10 Opening address by Dr. Tomohiro Yakuwa, Dean of the Graduate School of Education, Tohoku University

10:10-10:50 Keynote speech: Higher Education: Transformed

          Keynote speakers:

  • Kenn Ross, Managing Director Asia, Minerva Project
  • Yun-Te Sung, Minerva University Alumnus (Business Development Representative Asia, Minerva Project )

10:50-11:00 Q & A

11:00-11:10 Break

11:10-11:45 Panel discussion

             Students from Asia Education Leader Course partner universities, keynote speakers,

             and faculty members from Asia Education Course patner universities will join the discussion.

11:45-11:55 Q & A

11:55-12:00 Closing Remarks by Dr. Kazuhito Noguchi, Vice Dean of the Graduate School of Education, Tohoku University 


For inquires, please contact Dr. Jing Liu at