Dr. Christine ChowPrincipal Advisor Global Business
RMIT University, Australia
Dr Christine Chow, author of the book
"Reshaping Universities for Survival in the 21st Century: New Opportunities and Paradigms"
is currently the Principal Advisor, Global Business to the Pro Vice-Chancellor of the College of Science, Engineering & Health at RMIT University in Melbourne, Australia.
Christine has an Honours degree in Microbiology and Immunology from Canada’s McGill University, a Master of Management from the Norwegian School of Management, and a Doctor of Business Administration from University of Newcastle. She is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Management, and a member of Ausbiotech. She has teaching, research and management experience at institutions including McGill University, University of Hong Kong, University of Melbourne, Royal Children’s Hospital and RMIT University. At RMIT University, she has worked closely with the former Vice-Chancellor and Chancellor in establishing RMIT’s Campus in Vietnam, the first foreign-owned campus in the country and Australia’s largest offshore campus. She also has over 20 years of experience in international education. Her previous publications include “Mission Possible? An analysis of Australian universities’ missions”.
8:50 AM [Panel Discussion] Repositioning Asia’s Higher Education Sector in a Volatile, Uncertain, Complex and Ambiguous (VUCA) World
- Mapping and addressing the current driving forces impacting the development of higher education
- Asia as one-stop destination: optimizing the competitive edges to attract global and regional students
- Spearheading technology investment as the driving force to move the university forefront
- Repositioning Asia’s Higher Education Sector in a Volatile, Uncertain, Complex and Ambiguous (VUCA) World
- Decoding and meeting the changing needs of millennial students
• Effective strategies for establishing a sustainable branch campus
• Critical success factors for IBCs
• Managing organizational boundaries between the home and branch campuses