Programme Schedule

QS Totally Arts Summit: Arts and Design

24–26 October 2018
“21st Century Art and Design Education: Nurturing Passion with Purpose”
Grand Ballroom, Millennium Hilton Bangkok
Bangkok, Thailand

Day 1: 24 October 2018, Wednesday
Welcome Dinner at Grand Ballroom, Millennium Hilton Bangkok
16:30–17:30 Pre-event registration and Badge Collection
17:30–18:00 Exhibition Opening Ceremony at Grand Ballroom, Millennium Hilton Bangkok
18:00–18:30 Pre-dinner Cocktails
18:30–18:45 Welcome Addresses Asst. Professor Dr Wanchai Sutananta
President
Silpakorn University
Thailand
Ms Mandy Mok
Chief Executive Officer
QS Asia Quacquarelli Symonds
Singapore
18:45–21:00 Welcome Dinner
21:00 End of Program Day 1

QS Totally Arts Summit: Arts and Design

24–26 October 2018
“21st Century Art and Design Education: Nurturing Passion with Purpose”
Grand Ballroom, Millennium Hilton Bangkok
Bangkok, Thailand

Day 2: 25 October 2018, Thursday
Opening Addresses
08:30–09:00 Onsite Registration and Badge Collection
09:00–09:30 Opening Ceremony Asst. Professor. Dr. Wanchai Sutananta
President
Silpakorn University
Thailand
Ms Mandy Mok
Chief Executive Officer
QS Asia Quacquarelli Symonds
Singapore
H.E. Mr. Vira Rojpojchanarat
Minister of Culture
Thailand
09:30–09:45 Official Photo Taking Session
09:45–10:15 Keynote Speaker 1 Professor Norman Cherry
Former Pro-Vice Chancellor
University of Lincoln
United Kingdom
10:15–10:45 Keynote Speaker 2
Message in a Bottle – bringing outer space to earth through art
Professor Shiro Matsui
Department of Sculpture
Kyoto City University of Arts
Japan
10:45–11:15 Coffee Break
Track 1: Leadership Forum on Higher Education Leadership in Art and Design
11:15–11:35 Speaker 1 Professor Liu. Weidong
President
Nanjing University of the Arts
China
11:35–11:55 Speaker 2 Professor Claudio Rocca
Director
Accademia di Belle Arti di Firenze
Italy
11:55–12:15 Speaker 3 Professor. Dato’ Dr. Ahmad Haji Zainuddin
First Vice Chancellor
University College of Yayasan Pahang
(UCYP)
Malaysia
12:15–12:35 Talent, Obsession, Innovation and Academia Professor James S. Moy
Dean
College of The Arts
University of South Florida
U.S.A.
12:35–13:00 Panel Discussion
13:00–14:00 Networking Lunch
14:00–15:00 Parallel Session: Track 2A
Reinventing Art & Design Education
Parallel Session: Track 2B
Purpose & Impact:
Art in Contemporary Human Society
14:00–14:20

Dr Fawzia Gilani-Williams
English Medium Teacher
Ministry of Education
United Arab Emirates

Ms Sarah Laura Nesti Willard
Instructor of Fine Arts

United Arab Emirates University
United Arab Emirates

Presenters TBA
14:20–14:40 Presenters TBA Presenters TBA
14:40–15:00 Presenters TBA Presenters TBA
15:00–15:30 Panel Discussion Panel Discussion
15:30–16:00 Coffee Break
Parallel Session: Track 3A
Art & Design as Fundamentals of the Creative Economy
Parallel Session: Track 3B
Measuring Passion: Metrics for Excellence in Art & Design Education
16:00–16:20 Presenters TBA Presenters TBA
16:20–16:40 Presenters TBA Presenters TBA
16:40–17:00 Presenters TBA Presenters TBA
17:00–17:30 Panel Discussion Panel Discussion
17:30 End of Program Day 2

QS Totally Arts Summit: Arts and Design

24–26 October 2018
“21st Century Art and Design Education: Nurturing Passion with Purpose”
Grand Ballroom, Millennium Hilton Bangkok
Bangkok, Thailand

Day 3: 26 October 2018, Friday
08:30–09:00 Onsite Registration and Badge Collection
09:00–09:30 Keynote Speaker 3
Promoting high-risk and breakthrough
research in design education
Professor Michael Siu Kin Wai
Chair Professor at School of Design
Eric C. Yim Professor in Inclusive Design
Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hong Kong
09:30–10:00 Keynote Speaker 4 Mr Arin Rungjang
TBA
10:00–10:30 Panel Discussion with Keynotes
What are the characteristics of a good art school?
10:30–11:00 Coffee Break
11:00–11:20 QS World University Rankings by Subject: Art and Design and Related Subjects Mr Samuel Wong
Senior Researcher
QS Intelligence Unit
Singapore
11:20–11:35 Closing Remarks Asst. Professor. Dr. Wanchai Sutananta
President
Silpakorn University
Thailand
Ms Mandy Mok
Chief Executive Officer
QS Asia Quacquarelli Symonds
Singapore
11:35–12:35 Closing Lunch
13:00–16:00 A visit to
1) The National Gallery or  2) The Grand Palace
16:00 Shuttle Transfer to Millennium Hilton Bangkok
End of Program Day 3

QS Totally Arts Summit: Arts and Design

24–26 October 2018
“21st Century Art and Design Education: Nurturing Passion with Purpose”
Grand Ballroom, Millennium Hilton Bangkok
Bangkok, Thailand

* This schedule is tentative and subject to change.