ASIC Annual Conference & Gala Awards Dinner - Malaysia

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InterContinental Kuala Lumpur

165, Jalan Ampang

Kuala Lumpur, 50450


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About the Conference

Join us for ASIC International Conferences 2019 as we bring together leaders in, and advocates for, quality in international education.

The conference will be a comprehensive two-day programme with the Gala Awards Dinner to be held on the evening of the 14th.

NOW ADDED: Optional* third day on 15th for consultative meetings, familiarisation visit, networking, and partnership development. *Please note events may need to be booked in advance - see the FAQ section below for further details. Any questions please e-mail events@asic.org.uk.

Who should attend?

  • Managers/Leaders of Universities, Colleges and International Schools
  • Marketing Managers
  • Directors of International Recruitment and Staff
  • Heads of Quality Assurance and Teams
  • International Partnership Staff
  • Those with an interest in becoming a QA Inspector
  • Anyone with an interest in implementing strategic internationalisation goals at their institution

Why attend?

  • Relaxed atmosphere for networking with educational leaders from around the world. ASIC institutions are located in over 60 countries worldwide.
  • Presentations from leading experts on current topics in International Education
  • We will debunk common myths and dispel fear about Quality Assurance.
  • Build collaborations, discuss partnerships, and initiate active MOU’s - for long term relationships with institutions worldwide
  • Participate in QA Inspector training for those interested in working with ASIC
  • Enjoy the Gala Awards Dinner with world-class entertainment on the evening of the 14th - where we honour individuals and institutions for their outstanding contribution to International Education.

Conference Programme:

Wednesday 13th November - TBA - Timings TBC

Topics and speakers confirmed:

  • What makes an institution truly International? The Internationalisation Index. Dr Lawrence Watson, Qualifications Advisor & Chief Inspector, ASIC
  • The Implementation of a Quality English Programme in Today's Disruptive World. Raewyn Gwilliam, CEO and Founder, Elit Language Centre
  • Interactive Learning in the Classroom and Lecture Theatre. Prof Dr Boontida Uapipatanakul, RMUTT
  • Education Technology using Blockchain – The case of Pedagog and it's Digital Token. Dr Edward Roy Krishnan and Mr Paul Charles, EIU
  • The use of a Supply Chain Management Model in Institutional Management. Dato Prof Premkumar President, Malaysia University of Science and Technology
  • Quality Assurance Process Focussing on Performance Management System of Academic Staff - A Case Study. Dr Walter Wong and Prof Mae Ho Berjaya University College
  • Accessing Lucrative World Bank Contracts. Dr Maurice Dimmock, ASIC Chair

Thursday 14th November - TBA - Timings TBC

Stream 1

  • International Student Mobility. Geoff Boston, International Development Manager, ASIC
  • Skill Apprenticeships – the paradigm focus for Educators. Dato Dr Jayles Yeo, AIMSMET
  • School Governance. Lee Hammond, CEO ASIC
  • ASIC Accreditation of Schools. Lee Hammond
  • CPD for Educators - to Enhance Quality Education. Fatmah Azam Ali Master English Education and Training GCC

Stream 2

  • Development and Importance of a Blended Learning Model of Education. Dr Frances Chen
  • Recognition of Online Education in the Gulf Region - its impact on students, employers and other stakeholders with specific reference to Quality Assurance and Assessments. Prof. Dr Kaup Mohamed, London American City College
  • Industry Involvement in the Development of Programmes. Dr Adonis Fragkakis, SMI - Swiss Management Institute
  • QS World University Ranking and QS Star. (Speaker TBC)
  • Quality Assurance in Indonesia and opportunities for working with their Universities. Dr Harits, Universitas Islam Bandung
  • Is TVET Future Proof. Julian Ng, IVETA

Gala Awards Dinner

World-class entertainment and black-tie dinner* on the evening of the 14th. We will be celebrating individuals and institutions for their outstanding contribution to International Education.

*Black Tie / Formal Dinner attire or National Dress

On booking your ticket you will be asked to state any dietary requirements that you may have. Please e-mail any further questions to events@asic.org.uk.

Delegate Engagement Day - Friday 15th November

Additional third day (included in conference ticket price) for:

  • ASIC Surgeries (one-to-one consultative meetings)
  • Familiarisation visits to MSU and AIMSNET
  • Networking & Partnership Development
  • ASIC Inspector Training*

*Please see FAQ section for how to register for Inspector Training.

Please note: events may need to be booked in advance - see the FAQ section of the booking page for further details. Any questions please e-mail events@asic.org.uk.

Conference Location

This year’s Annual Conference will be held at the InterContinental Kuala Lumpur. A jewel in the heart of Malaysia, InterContinental Kuala Lumpur is steps away from the iconic Petronas Twin Towers, the city’s Convention Centre and a short walk from countless shopping and entertainment venues.

The stunning city of KL, capital of Malaysia, is home to a vibrant mix of peoples, cultures, and traditions as well as being one of the main business and economic hubs of South-East Asia.


What is included in the ticket cost?

  • Two-day conference programme
  • Coffee and tea breaks (on conference days)
  • Lunch (on conference days)
  • Conference bag
  • Gala Awards Dinner on evening of 14th
  • An additional day on 15th for meetings and networking

What isn't included:

  • Your travel and hotel costs
  • Evening meal on 13th
  • Lunch/tea/coffee on additional day (15th)

Can I update my registration information?

Yes. To update your registration information, simply email info@asic.org.uk with a copy of your booking confirmation email and the details of what you require to be changed. ASIC will do what we can to get this amended.

Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?

Yes. The registration fee is transferrable; although ASIC does require you to inform us of any name change or delegate change you wish this to apply to immediately and prior to the conference starting. To do this simply email info@asic.org.uk

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

No, the name on the ticket and registration must match the person attending. To amend delegate details please email info@asic.org.uk prior to the conference beginning.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

Yes. ASIC requires all conference delegates to show their printed ticket on arrival for each day of the conference.

Where are my tickets?


Did my order/registration complete?


What's the refund policy?

Refunds will be issued up to 7 days prior to the start of the conference. After this date, no refunds will be issued.

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

If you have any further questions about the conference, please feel free to contact ASIC via events@asic.org.uk

I have specific dietary requirements. What should I do?

Please state any requirements when booking your ticket (in the relevant field) and we will inform the venue. Please e-mail events@asic.org.uk if you have any further questions.

How do I book for the Inspector Training on 15th November?

Please submit your C.V. to Mrs Liesle Hattan, Executive General Manager at liesleh@asic.org.uk for consideration by the ASIC management team. After consideration you may be invited to attend the training during the optional third day (15th) after the conference. Any questions regarding the training can be addressed to Liesle.

How do I book for an ASIC Surgery slot on 15th November?

Further details of how to book a surgery will be provided on your booking confirmation.

Please note: there are no additional costs for the surgeries provided on the third day and all information given by either the ASIC team or the delegates will be subject to the ASIC code of ethics.

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