About Conference - Higher Education Institution Conference 2017

7-8 May, 2015, Dubrovnik

Welcome to the "Quality & Governance in Higher Education: Leadership in the global context"

Two days of tips on quality improvements and strengthening competitiveness, of networking and enjoying in the beauties of Croatia. 

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Higher Education Institutions Conference 2015: "Quality & Governance in Higher Education: Leadership in the global context "is scheduled from 7-8 May 2015 in Dubrovnik, Croatia; organized by the Zagreb School of Economics and Management (ZSEM), Croatia’s leading business school.


The conference is INTENDED for:

  • Higher education institutions (faculty&staff)
  • Key players and decision makers in the field of higher education
  • Other professionals linked with the academia


REASONS to attend the conference:

  • GAIN a first-hand understanding of the new 2013 ACCREDITATION STANDARDS  
  • LEARN from the higher institutions that already have AACSB accreditation
  • IMPROVE SOCIAL NETWORKING with the scholars and professionals from the field of higher education
  • EXCHANGE ideas on the improvement of quality and governance in higher education institutions
  • BENCHMARK yourself against the leading business schools in the world
  • ENJOY the beauties of Croatian coastline



The Conference plenary will be on the following TOPICS:

  • Globalization of Higher Education
  • Global Leadership in Higher Education
  • Global Demographics and labor markets



  • Sheffield Hallam University, UK
  • EBS Universität für Wirtschaft und Recht, Germany
  • IMC University of Applied Sciences Krems, Austria
  • Faculty of International Relations, University of Economics, Prague, Czech Republic
  • Kingston University Business School
  • BI Norwegian Business School, Norway
  • Wrocław University of Economics, Poland
  • University of Rijeka, Faculty of economics, Croatia
  • KIMEP University, Kazakhstan
  • Center poslovne odličnosti Ekonomske fakultete, Slovenia
  • Meiji Gakuin University, Japan
  • University of Economics in Bratislava, Slovakia
  • School of Economics and Business Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Portsmouth Business School, UK