The Southeast Asian Ministers of Education, Regional Training Center in Vietnam (SEAMEO RETRAC), in collaboration with British Columbia Council for International Education (BCCIE – Canada), under the gold sponsor of Capilano University, Canada, is delighted to announce the International Conference 2022 focusing on Innovative Leadership and Management in Higher Education: Global Trends and Practices in the Post COVID-19 Pandemic  which will be convened on July 07-08, 2022.

This year, the Conference will be conducted as a fully virtual (online) conference on the Zoom platform. In view of the recent increase in cases due to the coronavirus variants, all speakers and participants will join the Conference via the Zoom platform.

The Conference will be once again a global platform for discussion, collaboration and intellectual exchange among educational leaders, academicians and professionals in related areas of higher education from all over the world.

The main goal of this 2022 Conference is to help the participants update and exchange information about best practices and effective innovations in leadership and management in higher education to be better prepared for the future. The Conference is also aimed at exploring innovative ideas and practices related to educational leadership innovation, quality assurance and accreditation, curriculum and research development, teaching and learning in the post pandemic, digital technologies in teaching and learning, and global partnership and transnational education.

Specific objectives of the Conference are:

  • To create an educational platform for educational professionals and practitioners in sharing information, updating knowledge, exchanging up-to-date research-based results and embedding innovations in leadership and management in higher education;
  • To explore top-issues related to challenges affecting leadership and management practices as well as identify solutions for coping with these issues; and,
  • To develop a global network and linkages among policy makers, educators, leaders and researchers as well as professionals in the field of international and higher education for future development.

We are interested in inviting prospective researchers, educators, practitioners, professionals, and participants with a professional interest in leadership and management in higher education to attend the Conference. The Conference is also encouraging and inviting the contribution of research papers and findings that analyze and study the aforementioned fields to the Conference. More information is available at: https://www.vnseameo.org/InternationalConference2022

Key theme:             

Innovative Leadership and Management in Higher Education:
Global Trends and Practices in the Post COVID-19 Pandemic


  • Educational leadership innovation;
  • Quality assurance and accreditation;
  • Curriculum and research development;
  • Teaching and learning in the post pandemic;
  • Digital technology in teaching and learning;
  • Global partnership and transnational education.


We welcome participation from local, regional and international individuals including:

  • Educational practitioners;
  • Educational leaders;
  • Educational administrators/managers;
  • University professors, researchers;
  • And others with an interest in education and training.

Time and Platform used

  • Time: July 07-08, 2022
  • Platform used: In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, this Conference will be organized online via the Zoom platform for speakers and participants to conveniently share their ideas and join the discussions with others.