ONESQA attended the AQAN Executive Committee Meeting No. 1/2018 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
26 January 2018 | Malaysia
On 26 January 2018 Associate Professor Dr.Namon Jeerungsuwan, Director of ONESQA, Dr. Somyot Cheejaeng, Head of Policy and Strategy Bureau in the capacity of Treasurer of AQAN, Ms.Pattama Sinjumpasak, Head of Foreign Relations Unit, and Ms.Chayanit Dulyakasem, Head of Human Resources Unit attended the ASEAN Quality Assurance Network (AQAN) Executive Committee Meeting (ECM) No. 1/2018 at the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) Office, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
AQAN has actively promoted the cooperation among QA agencies in the region since 2008. Now it is the Fourth Executive Committee of AQAN, of which ONESQA Executive served as the President of AQAN for the Third Executive Committee and ONESQA Thailand had handed over the AQAN Presidency in October 2017 to Prof. T. Basaruddin, Director of Executive Board of NAAHE, Indonesia. The other Members of the Committees are Vice President (MQA, Malaysia), Secretary (CHED, the Philippines), Assistant Secretary (Vietnam), Committees (ACC, Cambodia and ESQAC, Lao PDR). Meanwhile ONESQA, Thailand, has served as Treasurer of AQAN.
Agenda of the AQAN ECM 122018 included discussions on the AQAN activities for 2018, AQAN Strategic Plan for 2018-2022, AQAN financial matters, status of membership and the Regional Cooperation Programme to improve the quality and labour market orientation of Technical and Vocational Education and Training (RECOTVET). Apart from AQAN Members of the Executive Committee who were attending the ECM, there were also observers from the Ministry of Education, Singapore and Mr.Christian Rabl, Deputy Director of the DAAD Regional Office Jakarta, as representative of EU SHARE Project who had presented collaborative activity plan for the year 2018.