HKCAAVQ Council Member as keynote speaker at FSTE Conference 2019, Hong Kong
Professor Bjørn Stensaker, Council Member of the Hong Kong Council for Accreditation of Academic and Vocational Qualifications (HKCAAVQ), will be the keynote speaker presenting at the upcoming FSTE Conference 2019, co-organised by the Federation for Self-financing Tertiary Education (FSTE) and HKCAAVQ. The conference, also part of the FSTE 25th anniversary celebration, carries the theme of “Developing Higher Education for Next Decade” is set to take place on 20 June, 2019 (Thursday) in Hong Kong. This annual conference is well-attended by representatives of higher education institutions, vocational training institutes, professional bodies as well as quality assurance agencies. Online registration begins on January 21 2019, via the conference website.
Professor Bjørn Stensaker is the Professor of the Department of Education at the University of Oslo. He is also a research professor at NIFU, i.e. the Nordic Institute for Studies in Innovation, Research and Education in Oslo, Norway. Prof Stensaker has a special interest in studies of governance and change in higher education, including studies of how external and internal quality assurance impacts the higher education sector.