The Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Organization, Regional Training Center in Vietnam (SEAMEO RETRAC), in collaboration with British Columbia Council for International Education (BCCIE – Canada), is delighted to announce the International Conference 2024 focusing on Leadership and Management in Higher Education: Innovations and Strategies in Global Context” which will be convened on October 15-16, 2024 at SEAMEO RETRAC’s premises – 35 Le Thanh Ton Street, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

This Conference is conducted with the aim of creating a global platform to bring together educational leaders, professionals, experts, researchers and educational practitioners to share and exchange different perspectives and information; explore innovative ideas, strategies and trends in the field of higher education leadership and management.


Particularly, specific objectives of the Conference include:
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 and strategies in leadership and management in higher education;

To explore top-issues and concerns related to challenges affecting leadership and management practices as well as identify solutions for coping with these issues; and,

→  To promote and facilitate  global networks and linkages among policy makers, educators, leaders and researchers as well as professionals in the field of international and higher education for future development.

KEY THEME                 

Leadership and Management in Higher Education:

Innovations and Strategies in Global Context


  • Leadership and entrepreneurship in higher education: Strategic approaches and best practices
  • Quality assurance and accreditation in higher education
  • Academician professional training and development in higher education
  • Research, development and innovation in higher education
  • Design, implementation and assessment of innovative technologies in higher education: Artificial intelligence and emerging technologies
  • Industry and university partnership for sustainable development: Strategies, programs, services and funding



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

  • Educational practitioners;
  • Educational leaders;
  • Educational administrators/managers;
  • University academics, researchers; and,
  • Others with an interest in education and training.