ArabiaHigherEd, April 25, 2015
The Fourth Middle East and North Africa Professional Leaders in Education Conference and Exhibition (QS-MAPLE) will be held on May 5-7 in Doha, Qatar. The conference is organized by QS Asia Quacquarelli Symonds on behalf of QS Education Trust. QS Asia is the regional subsidiary of QS Quacquarelli Symonds, the producers of QS World University Rankings. The conference is co-organized by Qatar University. The conference will have five parallel sessions and an exhibition of higher education institutions and service providers. The parallel sessions will cover major themes in higher education management, quality assurance, and leadership including:
- Quality assurance and accreditation
- Learning, teaching and the student experience
- Managing higher education and internationalization
- Research strategies, knowledge transfer and innovation
- Graduate employability and employer engagement
The conference will be attended by more than 100 universities from Asia, the MENA region, Europe, and North America. QS Asia is also expected to release a new regional ranking by subject.