Monthly Report No.89 (May 31, 2018)

Dear AC21 members,


Greetings from the AC21 General Secretariat!


My name is June Iwatsuki and I serve as a Project Coordinator for AC21 General Secretariat as of April, 2018. I along with Ayako Matsumura, Hyeseon Seol and Sengi Kimura are brand new members of AC21, and we will do our very best to make this AC21 an exciting consortium!

(From left: Sengi, Hyeseon, June and Ayako)


News & Updates

AC21 International Forum (IF) 2018 at Jilin (July 4-7)

On behalf of Jilin University (P.R.C), AC21 General Secretariat is delighted to announce the upcoming International Forum 2018 that will be held in July 4-7, 2018.

Host University

Jilin University (P.R.C)


Wednesday, July 4 - Saturday, July 7, 2018


"University Innovation and Social Development"


Innovation and EntrepreneurshipInterdisciplinary Research & International CollaborationMOOCs and Reform in Higher Education and Innovative Networks for Higher Institutions


The General Assembly (GA) will follow reports and discussions in the Steering Committee (STC) on Friday, July 6th. Please see updated program*.

*Please note that the program is subject to updates.

GA Tentative Schedule



NAFSA 2018 Annual AC21 Network Breakfast Meeting

The annual AC21 Network Meeting, organized by Chemnitz University of Technology will take place on May 29, 2018 in Philadelphia, USA (NAFSA). We will be back with more information and updates on this meeting in our future Monthly Report.


Other Activities

AC21 General Secretariat would like to share some news from Nagoya University and beyond. Please refer to the link below for more information.

Other Activities


Thank you for your continued support to AC21 and its activities.

If you would like to share news or events with the other members through this Monthly Report, please send them to AC21 General Secretariat at:


Kind regards,

AC21 General Secretariat