Tentative Roundtable Program

Day 1: January 11, 2010, Monday

Venue: Council Chamber, 4th Floor, Block A, Hong Kong Institute of Education



8:00 a.m.

Bus from Hotel to Block A, HKIEd

8:45 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.


Launch of APCLC and Roundtable Opening Ceremony

9:00a.m. – 9:05a.m.

Opening Ceremony Commences (MC, Prof. Philip Hallinger)

9:05 a.m. – 9:10 a.m.

Welcome Remarks
Speaker: Prof. Anthony B.L. Cheung, President, HKIEd

9:10 a.m. – 9:20 a.m.

Opening Address
Prof. Roland Chin, JP, Chairman of Research Grant Council

9:20 a.m. – 9:40 a.m.

Opening Speech: Building capacity for school leadership research and development in the Asia Pacific region
Speaker: Prof. Y. C. Cheng, Vice President (Research & Development)

9:40 a.m. – 9:50 a.m.

Announcing the Launch of APCLC
(Group photo: Prof. Roland Chin, Prof. Anthony B.L. Cheung, Prof. Y.C. Cheng, Mr. Eddie Ng, Prof. Philip Hallinger, Prof. Allan Walker, Donor)

9:50 a.m. – 10:10 a.m.

Group Photo at Ground Floor
(All guests and Roundtable meeting participants)

10:10 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Coffee break

Roundtable Meeting: Provocateur Sessions

10:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon

Provocateur Session I – Prof. Ellen Goldring
Topic: Evaluating the impact of leadership development
Chair: Prof. Wang Hong; Moderator: Prof. Philip Hallinger

12:00 noon – 1:40 p.m.

Lunch/ Campus Tour

1:40 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Provocateur Session II – Prof. Viviane Robinson
Topic: School leadership practices and their effects
Chair: Prof. David Ng; Moderator: Prof. John MacBeath

3:00 p.m. – 3:20 p.m.

Coffee Break

3:20 p.m. – 4:40 p.m.

Provocateur Session III – Prof. Allan Walker
Topic: Leadership across cultures
Chair: Prof. My Loc; Moderator: Prof. Alma Harris

4:40 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Conclusion of the day
Chair: Prof. Wendy Pan
Summarizers: Prof. Ibrahim Bajunid and Prof. Brian Caldwell

5:10 p.m.

Bus from HKIEd to Tai Mei Tuk

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.



Day 2: January 12, 2010, Tuesday

Venue: G/F, Block E, Hong Kong Institute of Education



8:20 a.m.

Bus from Hotel to Block E, HKIEd

9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

Speech: Accelerating the development of a knowledge base for educational leadership in East Asia
Speaker: Prof. Philip Hallinger
Chair: Prof. Ming Dih Lin
Introduction: Prof. Dato Ibrahim Bajunid

9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Research Briefs
Chair: Prof. Chu Hongqi
Moderator: Prof. Clive Dimmock
Project Presenters

  1. Prof. David Gurr & Prof. Lawrie Drysdale
  2. Prof. Dato’ Abd Ghafar bin Mahmud     
  3. Prof. Ibrahim Ahmad Bajunid 
  4. Prof. Stephan G. Huber   
  5. Prof. Ellen Goldring
  6. Prof. Brian J. Caldwell   
  7. Prof. John MacBeath (with Sue Swaffield)
  8. Prof. Philip Hallinger
  9. Prof. Peter YH Joong

10:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Coffee Break

10:45 a.m. – 12:00 noon

Topical small group discussions on research briefs to foster future project collaboration

12:00 noon– 12:30 p.m.

Concluding remarks and steps forward
Chair: Prof. Philip Hallinger
Summarizers: Prof. Karen Seashore Louis, Prof. Y.C. Cheng

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.


1:30 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.

Closing Ceremony

1:45 p.m.

Leave HKIEd to the Hotel or to the Airport








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Asia Leadership Roundtable 2010

January 11-12, 2010
Hong Kong Institute of Education

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