MMU Professor Invited to the 10th Anniversary Conference of International Dean's Course in Berlin, Germany
On 27-28 November 2017, our professor from Faculty of Engineering and also an IDC alumnus,Prof. Dr.Ong Duu Sheng was invited to the Networking Meeting and the international DIES Conference which entitled as "Strengthening the Role of Universities in Developing Countries-The Contribution of Leadership Capacity Building Initiatives This conference was held in conjunction with its 10th Anniversary Conference of International Deans' Course in Berlin,Germany.More than 100 participants from 15 countries were participated in this conference and Prof.Dr.Ong also served as one of the programme committees.
The event was organised in the frame of the Dialougue on Innovative Higher Education Strategies (DIES) programme, which was jointly by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) and the German Rectors' Conference (HRK). This conference aimed to provide a discussion platform for different stakeholders in higher education management worldwide to exchange perspectives about challenges and opportunities for leadership capacity building initiatives in developing countries.It also discussed about strategies to strengthen the role of universities as well as presentations from DIES study on higher education management training schemes in the field of development cooperation.
Let's cherish Prof. Dr.Ong's effort and contribution for bringing MMU's name to the global arena.