Category: ACE2017


The Asian Undergraduate Research Symposium (AURS)

The Asian Conference on Education (ACE), one of the largest international interdisciplinary academic conferences in Asia, includes The Undergraduate Research Symposium (AURS). AURS provides undergraduates with an exciting opportunity to present and learn from researchers and professionals from around the globe. Following the first two AURS events in 2015 and 2016, the AURS organisers are


Review Committee

ACE2017 Review Committee Dr Adlina Abdul Samad, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia Dr Ampapan Tuntinakhongul, King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology Ladkrabang, Thailand Dr Annie Ko, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, School of Professional Education & Executive Development, Hong Kong Professor Cynthia Abella, University of the East, The Philippines Professor Jayson Lannu, De La Salle – College


Events & Tours

Ensure your visit to Japan is especially memorable with events such as cultural tours and the Conference Dinner. Tickets for tours and events may be added to your chosen package during the registration process. Please visit the Registration page for more details. Pre-Conference Tour of Nara () Post-Conference Tour of Kyoto ()


Browse Abstracts

Read abstracts of all papers scheduled to be presented at on IAFOR’s online paper archive.


Final Programme

Full Programme The online version of the Conference Programme is now available to view below via the Issuu viewing platform. Alternatively, download a PDF version. Abstracts are also available online. The Conference Programme can also be viewed on the Issuu website (requires a web browser). An Issuu app is available for Android users. The Conference


Conference Dinner

Tickets for the Conference Dinner may be added to your chosen package during the registration process. Please visit the Registration page for more details.


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Conference Outline

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 08:30–17:30: Pre-Conference Tour of Nara (optional extra) Thursday, October 19, 2017 09:00-10:00: Conference Registration & Coffee 10:00-10:30: Announcements & Welcome Address Joseph Haldane, The International Academic Forum (IAFOR), Japan Steve Cornwell, The International Academic Forum (IAFOR) & Osaka Jogakuin University, Japan 10:30-11:10: Featured Presentation Change in Academic Writing Education Paul Lai,




About ACE

About IAFOR’s Conferences on Education The International Academic Forum (IAFOR) promotes and facilitates new multifaceted approaches to one of the core issues of our time, namely globalisation and its many forms of growth and expansion. Awareness of how it cuts across the world of education, and its subsequent impact on societies, institutions and individuals, is