Professor Emeritus Takashi Hata, Hiroshima University & Tohoku University
- Title: Issues with Identities of Japanese Academic Professions - Who are they?
Dr Swee Lin Ho, National University of Singapore
- Title: Asian Universities’ Pursuit of World-Class Status and the Social Cost of Ignoring Difference and Diversity among Academics
Professor Bruce Macfarlane, University of Bristol
- Title: Restoring the freedom of students to learn in the peaceful university