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The 15th AUAP General Conference 2022

November 14–16, 2022 (Mon- Wed)
Daffodil International University
Dhaka Bangladesh

About Association of the Universities of Asia and the Pacific (AUAP)

Association of the Universities of the Asia and the Pacific (AUAP) was established in Thailand in 1995 to act as a platform for interaction and collaboration by and between higher education institutions in the Asia and the Pacific regions. Its members include well-recognised and leading institutions in the region and globally. The board of directors of AUAP comprises the presidents and CEOs of the institutions, and it has an advisory board comprising globally recognised professionals in various fields including education, law, the UN System, health, business and others. It has a robust governance structure to oversee all aspects of its work. Since its found-ing, AUAP has been highly successful in promoting a culture of quality and innovation in education. Among other things, it organises various programs and projects in the field of teaching, research, innovation, diversity, gender equality, co-operation for socio-eco-nomic development, sports, and services that benefit local communities.

Dr. Peter P. Laurel, President, Lyceum of the Philippines University is the President where Dr. Md. Sabur Khan, Founder & Chairman, Daffodil International University is serving AUAP as First Vice President and Mr. Hari Mohan Gupta, Founder & Chancellor Jagran Lakecity University, India is serving AUAP as Second Vice President. For more: https://auap.org

About Daffodil International University (DIU)

Daffodil International University (DIU) is one of the top universities in Bangladesh according to many national and international rankings, including THE, QS and Greenmetric for its green outlook. Currently DIU is having 22,000 students under 5 different faculties and 25 departments. Around 400 international students from many different countries are currently studying here too. DIU established international collaborations with around 440 universities all over the world and members of leading international organizations like AUPF, IIE, IAU, IAUP, AUAP, ACU, ALA, ACD, Magna Charta, UNAI, APAIE, EURAS, ESRUC, EEUA, ATUNET, IEEE, ISTQB, ACE, NAFSA, AMDISA, EAIE, ATIFTAF, ITU, ACBSP, UNGC, UMAP, IFLA, WUACD, GUNI, SDSN, ASEF, AIESEC, ASECU, IETI, Future Team, SDG Helpdesk, EEUA etc.
With global partners, DIU is mutually working in the area of student and faculty exchange programs, summer & winter programs, scholarship, international internship, research collaborations, short-term training programs, virtual mobility, etc.

Website: http://daffodilvarsity.edu.bd
International Partners: http://daffodilvarsity.edu.bd/international-linkage
Int’l Memberships: http://daffodilvarsity.edu.bd/mps/members
Programs: http://daffodilvarsity.edu.bd/article/programs

AUAP General Conference 2022
Daffodil International University (DIU) is going to host the 15th AUAP General Conference 2022 with the theme “Synergy between Information Technology and Quality Education in the 4IR Era" to be held from November 14- 16, 2022 in Dhaka, Bangladesh. After traveling from Australia, China, Indonesia, South Korea, Malaysia, Iran, Thailand, Philippines this is for the 2nd time that Bangladesh is going to host this global conference. It is expected that participants comprising of University Presidents, Rectors, Chancellors, Vice Chancellors, Academicians, Top Executives, Administrators & and Govt. representatives from different countries will join this conference.

Key Highlights:
400+ Participants
100+ University Top Executive
150+ Universities
50+ Countries
300+ MoU Signing

About Dhaka, Bangladesh

Dhaka is the capital city of a South Asian country, Bangladesh. It is the hub of economic, political and administrative enterprises located in central Bangladesh at 23°42′N 90°22′E, on the eastern banks of the Buriganga River. It lies on the lower reaches of the Ganges Delta and covers a total area of 306.38 square kilometers (around 118.29 square miles). Historically, Dhaka was associated with the periods of Kamarupa kingdom, Sena kingdom, and Sultanate period, and was a part of Mughal Empire, Nawab era, British and Pakistani colonialism. The capital has a favorable climate characterized by tropical monsoon from June to October; mild winter from October to March; hot, humid summer from March to June. The demographic features of the city are varied in character. Dhaka (North and South) city corporations are the most populated urban areas with the highest density accommodating over 21 million people including Muslims, Hindus, Christians, Buddhists and others.


Promo of 15th AUAP GC 2022

Beautiful Bangladesh

Call For Papers

Education initiative aims to better prepare the next generation of talent through transformation and in the edge of 4IR, Quality education is regarded as the engine of the Fourth Industrial Revolution. DIU invites paper presentations under several Parallel Sessions to see the impact of quality education and information technology, in conjunction with 4IR where the HEI leaders, academicians, practitioners, policy makers will share their experiences and will come up with case based solutions.

Theme: Synergy between Information Technology and Quality Education in the 4IR Era


  • # Online to Blended Using Technology for Employability
  • # Experimental & Practical Components in Outcome-Based Education
  • # Project-Based Teaching & Learning
  • # Innovation, Incubation & Entrepreneurship
  • # International Cooperation & Mobility
  • # Faculty Development & Research

About Submission:

All accepted papers will be included at the conference proceedings. This special issue is dedicated to analyses of how our shared experiences in the quality assurance (QA) in higher education and technology domains offer approaches to ensure and dents effect in 4IR issue. The conference is highly encouraged to submit the empirical paper on the above mentioned sub-themes which focus and demonstrate the Best Practices on theme and sub-themes of this conference.

Submission Instructions:

  • # Document Must Include: Title (200 Character Maximum- in Title Case)
  • # Abstract: Maximum 500 words
  • # Author Name and Affiliation: After the title, name of author, author’s affiliation and institutional address with active email ID should be mentioned. In case there are two or more authors, then corresponding author’s name and address details must be clearly specified.
  • # Citation: APA (American Psychological Association) style
  • # Font Style: Times New Roman
  • # Font Size: 11-Point Font
  • # Spacing: Double-spaced
  • # Margins: 1-inch (2.5cm) margin all around
  • # Document Type: Microsoft Word



Deadline for Abstract Submission: September 5, 2022
Deadline for Full Paper Submission: October 5, 2022
For any query, write to DIU Secretariat for 15th AUAP GC 2022:

Submit your Paper

Keynote Speaker


To be confirmed soon

Program Schedule

Pre-Conference:           13 November (Sunday) For  AUAP Executive Board, Advisory Council, Committees Members (RIC, QAC, C2, C4 and DTC), Sub-Headquarters & Secretariat & RFEC
Time (GMT+6) Program at the Hotel
 Early & Regular Time Check-In Pick up from Airport and transfer to check in the Hotel:·         AUAP Executive Board & Advisory Council·         AUAP Committees Members (RIC, QAC, C2, C4 and DTC)·         AUAP Sub-Headquarters & Secretariat & RFEC
3:00pm-4:00pm Quality Assurance Committee Meeting (QAC), Venue:  TBC
4:00pm-5:00pm Communication Committee Meeting (C2),  Venue: TBC
Tea Break
5:30pm-6:30pm Research and Innovation Committee Meeting (RIC) ,  Venue: Hotel
6:30pm-8:30pm Welcome Dinner for  AUAP Executive Board & Advisory Council, AUAP Committees (RIC, QAC, C2,C4 and DTC), RFEC, AUAP Sub-Secretariat, Venue: TBC
DAY 1:           14 November (Monday)
Time (GMT+6) Program at the Other Venue
7:30am Pick up DTC, C4 and  RFEC at hotel
8:30am-9:30am Digital Transformation Committee Meeting (DTC) Venue:  TBC
9:30am-10:30am Country Chapter Chair Committee Meeting (C4) Venue:  TBC
9:30am-11:00am Research Fund 2021 Evaluation Committee Meeting (RFEC) Venue:  TBC
10:00am Pick-up AUAP Executive Board, Advisory Council, QAC, C2 , RIC & AUAP Sub-Secretariat
Tea Break
11:30am-1:00pm The 15th AUAP General Assembly Meeting (The 52nd AUAP Executive Board Meeting)
1:00pm-2:00pm Lunch for AUAP Officers & RFEC (Executive Board, Advisory Council  & Committees)
2:00pm-2:30pm Transfer from venue to the Hotel
Program at the Hotel
Early & RegularCheck-In Pick-up all International Participants from Airport and transfer to the Hotel For all the registered participants
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm Registration & Kit Distribution for the 15th AUAP General Conference
6:00pm-8:00pm Welcome Dinner for all the Participants
DAY 2:           15 November (Tuesday)
Time (GMT+6) Program at DIU, DSC
07:30am-8:30am Pick-up Participants from the Hotel to DIU, DSC
09:00am-10:00am DIU Campus Tour

Opening Ceremony of the 15th AUAP General Conference

  • Welcoming Remarks: Dr. Md. Sabur Khan, Incoming AUAP President Founder & Chairman of Daffodil International University, Bangladesh

  • Opening Remarks: Dr. Peter P. Laurel, Immediate Past President AUAP and Chairman of AUAP Advisory Council, President, Lyceum of the Philippines University, Batangas, Philippines Chairman, Government Academe Industry Network Inc., Philippines

  • Keynote Presentation

  • Leader’s Panel on ‘Future of the University’

12:30pm-1:45pm Lunch and Prayer Break
2:00pm-3:15pm Parallel Session 1
Tea Break
3:45pm-5:00pm Parallel Session 2
5:00pm-6:00pm Inauguration Ceremony of the AUAP President
6:00pm-7:30pm Gala Dinner With Cultural Night:Award Giving Ceremony for Parallel Sessions & AUAP Research Fund 2021
7:45 pm Transfer from DIU-DSC to  the Hotel
DAY 3:           16 November (Wednesday)
Time (GMT+6) Program at the Hotel
09:00am-11:00am MoU Signing Ceremony
11:00am-12:00noon Open Spot Floor on “What can we do to help AUAP?”
12:00am-12:30pm Closing Ceremony of the 15th AUAP General Conference
12:30pm-2:00pm Lunch with Light Musical Performance
2:00pm-6:00pm Optional Shopping/Departure to the Airport
6:00pm Dinner
Optional Day:           17 November (Thursday)
Time (GMT+6) Program
7:30am - 9:00am Depart from the Hotel for Optional Tour
9:00am - 1:00pm ·         Option 1: Sonargaon Museum & Panam City·         Option 2: Lalbag Fort & Dhaka University
1:00pm - 2:00pm Lunch
3:00pm Arrive at the Hotel





International Participants

Early Bird  (June 05 - July 15, 2022)
Category Conference Fee* Accommodation for 2 nights (14-15 November)
Radisson Blu Dhaka Le Méridien Hotel Sarina
AUAP Members USD 450 USD 350  USD 450 USD 200 
Non-Members USD 500
General Registration (July 16 - September 15, 2022)
AUAP Members USD 500 USD 350  USD 450  USD 200
Non-Members USD 550
Late Registration (September 16 - October 30, 2022)
AUAP Members USD 600 USD 400  USD 500 USD 250
Non-Members USD 650 Depends on availability


The Conference fee will cover:

  • Conference Program Participation and Kits
  • Pick up, drop off to the airport and Program shuttle transport service.
  • Meals -lunches, dinners, coffee breaks of the conference Program
  • Tours during the conference and on November 17 (Optional)


Local Participants

Early Bird Registration:   June 05 - July 15, 2022
AUAP Member: 20000 BDT  
Non-Member: 23000 BDT
General Registration:  July 16 - September 15, 2022
AUAP Member: 23000 BDT   
Non-Member: 26000 BDT
Late Registration:       September 16 - October 30, 2022
AUAP Member: 26000 BDT  
Non-Member: 30000 BDT


The fee will cover:

  • Access to conference program and program kits
  • Meals: lunches, dinners, coffee breaks of the conference Program



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Important Dates

Early Bird Registration June 05 - July 15, 2022
General Registration July 16 - September 15, 2022
Late Registration September 16 - October 30, 2022
Deadline for Abstract for Submission September 5, 2022
Deadline for Full Paper submission October 5, 2022
Program Date November 14- 16, 2022
Half Day City Tour November 17, 2022



Radisson Blu (below) is a 5-star property and a premier destination for meetings and conferences. The hotel amazes its guests with its luxurious suites and five-star amenities set to international standards. (Website: Click Here)

(Other Renowned Hotels below) Hotel Sarina (Left). Website: Click Here
Le Méridien (Right). Website: Click Here


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DIU Secretariat for AUAP GC 2022
Daffodil International University
Email: auap2022@daffodilvarsity.edu.bd
Cell: +88-01847334763


Mr. Syed Raihan-Ul-Islam
Senior Assistant Director
International Affairs
Daffodil International University
Email: int@daffodilvarsity.edu.bd
Cell: +8801811458865
WhatsApp: +88-01920012744

Ms. Supaporn Chuangchid
Executive Secretary, AUAP
Email: auapheadquarters@g.sut.ac.th
Cell: +66 857687474