Monday, 27 June 2016

Certified Quality Manager 32nd Intake - Training and Development Module


The Certified Quality Manager (CQM) course is hosted by the Singapore Quality Institute (SQI) and Mr Johnson Ong Chee Bin is the appointed trainer for the Training and Development Module. The module for the 32nd intake was held on 25 June at SQI. The module covers the following topics:

  • Introduction to Training and Development
  • Training and Development Process
  • National Model for Training and Development
  • Factors affecting the Future of Training and Development

12th AUN-QA Workshop for Accomplishing Programme Assessment

The 12th AUN-QA Workshop for Accomplishing Programme Assessment was held in Bangkok, Thailand from 21 to 24 June 2016.

The 4-day workshop aims to introduce the AUN-QA framework and enhance quality assurance practices based on the latest version of AUN-QA framework at programme level (3rd version). The content of the workshop encompasses:
  • Introduction to quality assurance in higher education 
  • AUN-QA framework and criteria at programme level 
  • AUN-QA quality assessment process 
  • PDCA Approach to self-assessment 
  • Self-assessment report (SAR) writing 
  • Change Management 
The workshop was facilitated by Mr. Johnson Ong Chee Bin, AUN-QA Expert together with Dr. Tan Kay Chuan from the National University of Singapore. The workshop was attended by 28 participants from Hasanuddin University, State Islamic University Syarif Hidayatullah, Universitas Airlangga, Universitas Brawijaya, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Universitas Islam Negeri Maulana Malik Ibrahim, Universitas Sebelas Maret, University of Surabaya, Manuel S. Enverga University Foundation, Mahidol University, National Institute of Development Administration, Can Tho University, Industrial University of Ho Chi Minh City, Tra Vinh University, University of Economics and Law, and University of Danang.









Tuesday, 31 May 2016

National Rectors Conference @Myanmar

The National Rectors Conference was hosted by the Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Education Myanmar from 28 to 29 May 2016. The conference was attended by about 600 rectors and key personnel from 158 universities and ministries. Mr. Johnson Ong Chee Bin, AUN-QA expert was invited by the Director General of the Department of Higher Education to deliver a presentation on QA in higher education and factors affecting IQA in universities.








The Happiness DNA Seminar 2016

The Happiness DNA Seminar was hosted by ASK Training Pte Ltd and held on 27 May 2016 from 9.30am to 12.30pm in Singapore at Furama City Centre Hotel. The seminar was led and facilitated by Mr. Johnson Ong Chee Bin, Chief Happiness Coach of Living Better. The seminar was attended by more than 160 participants from various government ministries and statutory boards in Singapore. The key takeaways from the seminar include applying the Happiness DNA to cultivate and sustain happiness, qigong, and laugher yoga.








Sunday, 22 May 2016

The Happiness DNA Seminar 2016

The Happiness DNA Seminar will be held in Singapore at Furama City Centre (Hotel) on 27 May 2016 from 9.30am to 12.30pm. Mr. Johnson Ong Chee Bin, Chief Happiness Coach of Living Better will be facilitating the session. The seminar is held in collaboration with ASK Training Pte Ltd. Ho..Ho..Ho..Ho..Ho......


Leadership and Best Practices Forum - VULII

The Leadership and Best Practices Forum 2016 was hosted by the Vocational and University Leadership Innovation Institute (VULII) from 18 to 20 May 2016 in Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam. Mr. Johnson Ong Chee Bin, AUN-QA Expert (Singapore) was invited to deliver at the "Distinguished Keynote Session: AUN-QA Assessment - from Programme to Institutional Level" on 18 May 2016. The presentation covers AUN-QA Model, Analysis of AUN-QA Programme Assessment, Closing the Gaps in Programme QA and Institutional QA. The forum was attended by more than 100 participants from various educational institutions in Viet Nam and the United States.








Thursday, 12 May 2016

Quality and Quality Management Workshop

The 1st Quality and Quality Management Workshop for key management staff of universities, polytechnics and colleges in Viet Nam was organised by the Training Centre for Advanced Management (TCAM), VNU-Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam from 9 to 11 May 2016. The 3-day workshop was jointly facilitated by Mr. Johnson Ong Chee Bin, AUN-QA Expert and Dr. Le Quang Minh, Director of TCAM. The workshop was attended by 27 management staff members from 13 universities, polytechnics and colleges.

The objective of the 3-day workshop is to raise the awareness of quality and quality management of key management staff of universities, polytechnics and colleges in Viet Nam. The learning outcomes of the workshop are:

       Define quality and quality management
       Explain the evolution of quality management
       Describe quality management models
       Describe quality management in higher education
       Evaluate the factors affecting the choice of quality management implementation
       Implement quality management and change management
       Sustain quality management