Past APAIE Events

APAIE 2021 Virtual Event

A huge thank you to all our presenterssponsors and delegates who participated in APAIE 2021, a virtual event held on 23-24 March 2021.

More than 1,120 delegates from 51 countries/regions joined us for a series of engaging regional briefings from leaders in higher education from across the Asia Pacific.

Overview of event

Visit the APAIE 2021 event page for further details of the event, which included:

  • A live Global Dialogue panel session for global insights and discussion on international education
  • A series of 20-minute Regional Report sessions, focusing on: Chinese Mainland, Taiwan, Hong Kong SAR, South Korea, Indonesia, Singapore, Japan, New Zealand & Australia
  • A look ahead towards APAIE 2022: Vancouver
  • On demand access to all APAIE 2021 sessions (for 4 weeks following the event)
  • Many opportunities to connect and engage with APAIE supporters, sponsors and international education colleagues via the online event platform over a period of 8 weeks, from 4 weeks prior to the event until 4 weeks following the event
  • Plus special on-demand access, post-event, to sessions on India, Vietnam and Malaysia, provided by The PIE (for 4 weeks following the event)

We are pleased to have engaged The Conference Company to bring you the APAIE 2021 virtual event.

Annual APAIE Conference & Exhibition

The APAIE Conference and Exhibition debuted in 2006 with 400 delegates, and in 2019 attracted over 2,500 delegates. The growing attendance each year at the Conference reflects the burgeoning interest in the region and recognition of the Asia Pacific’s important role in international education.


# Year Country/Region City Lead Host University Delegates
1 2006 South Korea Seoul Korea University 400
2 2007 Singapore Singapore National University of Singapore 490
3 2008 Japan Tokyo Waseda University 630
4 2009 China Beijing Renmin University of China 800
5 2010 Australia Gold Coast Griffith University 880
6 2011 Taiwan Taipei National Taiwan University 930
8 2013 Hong Kong Hong Kong The Chinese University of Hong Kong 1,250
9 2014 South Korea Seoul Chung-Ang University 1,305
10 2015 China Beijing Peking University 1,447
11 2016 Australia Melbourne The University of Melbourne 1,674
12 2017 Taiwan Kaohsiung National Sun Yat-Sen University 1,685
13 2018 Singapore Singapore National University of Singapore 2,224
14 2019 Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Universiti Teknologi Malaysia 2,544
 – 2020 Postponed     –
 – 2021 Virtual update 1,126
15 2022 Canada  Vancouver Simon Fraser University  
16 2023  Thailand  Bangkok Mahidol University  


APAIE 2019 Conference & Exhibition in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

View APAIE conference resources and statistics from APAIE 2019 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

APAIE Conference 2018 Group Photo