Dr. David Gleason and Professor Michael Fullan will be keynote presenters at this year’s Asia-Pacific International Schools Conference (AISC) to be held on December 14-15 at Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre.

The AISC keynotes will address: topical student wellbeing issues and how school leaders are able to introduce transformational change. Both important topics for international school leaders in the Asia-Pacific Region.

Keynote: At What Cost? Defending Adolescent Development in Fiercely Competitive Schools

Dr. David Gleason is a clinical psychologist who provides counselling and consulting services, as well as neuropsychological assessments, within public, independent and international schools.

What will Dr. David Gleason tell us at AISC 2017 about finding the right balance between an appropriate level of academic rigor and educating students in healthy, safe and balanced ways?

Too many students in schools feel stressed and pressured, conditions that lead not only to anxiety and depression, but also, to a host of dangerous manifestations. With the help of a structured but open-ended interview, Dr. Gleason has investigated these issues in many schools in the US and in hundreds of international schools throughout Europe and Asia… (view more)

Keynote: How School Leaders Achieve Transformation

Professor Michael Fullan, OC, is the former Dean of the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education of the University of Toronto.

Recognized as a worldwide authority on educational reform, he advises policymakers and local leaders around the world in helping to achieve the moral purpose of all children learning.

What will Professor Michael Fullan tell us at AISC 2017 about the role of school leaders?

Based on the empirical work at the school level in several countries this session will identify what school leaders need to bring about to introduce transformational change in their schools… (view more

If you haven’t registered yet……….

More than 250 school delegates have registered. Only a limited number of delegate seats remain, so please reserve your seat now! Simply sign up before 27 November to enjoy 15% off the final price!

More Speakers Announced and Full Agenda Available

Event Info

Date: 14-15 December 2017

Venue: Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

Admission: School registration HKD 4,000 /USD 515; Non-school registration HKD 12,000 / USD 1,500 (Two-Day Full Programme)

Website: www.aisc.com.hk