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The QS APPLE 2021 conference and exhibition “Future Rebalance: Emerging trends and workforce in the Asia Pacific” was held on 1-3 November 2021.

Higher education leaders discuss building resilient universities at QS APPLE Conference

1-3 November 2021 


The Quacquarelli Symonds Asia-Pacific Professional Leaders in Education (QS APPLE) 2021 Conference, hosted by HKBU and co-hosted by Prince of Songkla University in Thailand, was held virtually from 1 to 3 November with the theme “Future Rebalance: Emerging trends and workforce in the Asia Pacific”. The conference features more than 80 distinguished speakers from world-leading universities and organisations, and the programme includes keynote speeches, debates, panel discussions and case studies that reflect the opportunities and trends in education in the Asia-Pacific region.


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Art Tech Forum
Professor Alexander Wai, President and Vice-Chancellor of HKBU (7th from left), Mr Alfred Sit Wing-hang, Secretary for Innovation and Technology of the Government of the HKSAR (7th from right) and experts from industry and academia participate in the Next-Generation Art Technologies Forum. Mrs Cherry Tse Ling Kit-ching, Permanent Secretary for Home Affairs of the Government of the HKSAR, joins the Forum online.

HKBU forum explores next-generation art technologies

Tuesday, 31 Aug 2021 


HKBU held the Next-Generation Art Technologies Forum on 31 August, bringing together experts from industry, academia and government to discuss the fusion of science, technology and art, and the opportunities opened up by the new era of Art Tech. The Forum, conducted in hybrid mode, was co-organised by the Cameron Pace Group – China, a 3D technology and production company led by renowned movie director James Cameron; the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) of Switzerland; and the School of Creative Media at the City University of Hong Kong.


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