Hosted by the National Centre for Public Accreditation and RANEPA, the 2017 Asia Pacific Quality Network (APQN) Conference and Annual General Meeting (AGM) was held in Moscow, Russia last May 25-28, 2017.

Dr. Jianxin Zhang served as the keynote speaker and centered her discussion on the conference’s theme, “Horizons: Dissolving boundaries for a Quality Region.” Along with Dr. Zhang’s discussion, the three-day conference was composed of plenary meetings, panel discussions, parallel sessions, workshops and the APQN Quality Award Ceremony.

The said conference was attended by 114 participants from 27 countries and territories of Asia-Pacific Region. Representing the Philippines,  the AACCUP executives who attended the said event were Dr. Manuel T. Corpus, Executive Director, Dr. Myrna Q. Mallari, Chairperson and President, and Board of Trustees Members Dr. Rolando F. Hachanova, Dr. Maria Glenda O. De Lara, Prof. Ricky G. Abalena; and former AACCUP Chairman and President Dr. Luis Sorolla, Jr.