Conference Documentation

ASEAN-QA Stakeholder Conference in bangkok


For three days stakeholders, partners and participants of the ASEAN-QA Training Course came together in Bangkok to look back on the last years of the programme. With about 200 participants, the conference was not only an excellent platform to evaluate the learning outcomes over the past three years but also to network and exchange experiences. The following page provides important documents and impressions of the ASEAN-QA Stakeholder Conference 2013.



  •   ASEAN-QA
  •   Stakeholder Conference
  •   9th-11th October 2013
  •   Bangkok     


   Conference Programme





First Conference Day -  9th October 2013

  • Project Objectives for EQA and IQA
  • Project Objectives for IQA by Ina Grieb                           
  • Impact of the ASEAN-QA Project by Dr. Iring Wasser


  • Presentation of the Project Evaluation                        
  • Summary of Strengths and AOIs by Prof. Dr. Tan Kay Chuan      
  • Project Evaluation Results by Frank Niedermeier


  • Second Conference Day - 10th October 2013  
  • Key Note Speech                                                       
  • From Programme Assessment to Institutional Quality Culture by Dr. Philipp Pohlenz 


  • Regional State of Affairs of QA in ASEAN                      
  • QA as a Collective Mechanism to Build Regional Common Space in Higher Education by Dr. Chantavit Sujatanond 
  • ASEAN Quality Assurance Framework by Prof. Zita Mohd Fahmi 
  • EU Support for Higher Education Cooperation in the ASEAN Region by Mads Korn


  • Working Groups
  • A. Learning Outcomes and Qualifications Frameworks – Their Roles in Internal and External Quality Development 
  • Learning Outcomes and Qualification Frameworks by Barbara Michalk 


  • B. Approaches to Capacity Building in External Quality Assurance
  • Accreditation Committee of Cambodia by San Montaya
  • European Approaches to Capacity Building in External Quality Assurance by Dr. Heinz-Ulrich Schmidt                                  
  • The Quality Assurance System of Malaysian Higher Education by Malaysian Qualifications Agency


  • C. Approaches to Capacity Building in Internal Quality Assurance                                                              
  • Quality Assurance at Institutional Level by Philipp Pohlenz 


  • Third Conference Day - 11th October 2013       
  • Reports from the Working Groups                                       
  • Learning Outcomes and Qualification Framework by Group A
  • Approaches to Capacity Building in Internal Quality Assurance by Group C 



Photo Impressions of the ASEAN-QA Stakeholder Conference