Welcome Message

Message from the President of Prince of Songkla University, Thailand

On behalf of Prince of Songkla University, I am honored to welcome you to the QS APPLE 2021, the tremendous educational community of the region, which is held under the theme “Future Rebalance: Emerging trends and workforce in the Asia Pacific”, hosted by the outstanding Hong Kong Baptist University, and having Prince of Songkla University as co-host.

These days, the pandemic has demonstrated how its effects are altering work’s operations and how it can also make impossible attempts become possible. Therefore, the QS APPLE 2021 is organized with the determination to bring together the frontline people in higher education and private sector from the region and beyond to share their thoughts and experiences in order to create real-world impact in the region.

Furthermore, QS APPLE 2021 provides networking opportunities as a gateway for participants to meet decision-makers and experts, as well as promote their institutions and initiate fruitful collaborations with other organizations.

I would like to express my heartfelt thanks to all of you for joining us at this exceptional event and let’s learn together from QS APPLE 2021 the best practices to thrive region’s future progress.

I look forward to meeting you face to face in the near future.

Asst. Prof. Dr. Niwat Keawpradub
President of Prince of Songkla University