2011 SATU Steering Committee Meeting


Introduction  |  Participants  |  Program   |  Conclusions   |  Photos  |

► Introduction

The 2011 Annual Steering Committee Meeting of the Presidents' Forum of Southeast and South Asia and Taiwan Universities (abbr. SATU Presidents' Forum or SATU for short) successfully convened at the National Cheng Kung University on November 10 and 11, 2011. Twelve university presidents and representatives participated in the meeting and were engaged in discussion and providing input on cooperation in academic exchange and industryacademia collaboration programs. During this time, the 2012 SATU calendar of events was explored, as well as the future development and aspirations of the SATU Presidents' Forum.



► Participants



Name of Representative(s)


Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati

Dr. Gautam Barua


Institut Teknologi Bandung

Dr. Akhmaloka


University Gadjah Mada

Dr. Didi Achjari

Vice Rector

University Malaysia Sabah

Dr. Kamaruzaman Ampon

Vice Chancellor

Prof. Vincent Pang

Director, Centre for International Affairs

University of Malaya

Dr. Awang Bulgiba Awang Mahmud

Director, The Global Planning and Strategy Centre

University of the East

Dr. Ester Garcia


University of the Philippines

Dr. Maragtas Amante

Vice President

Nanyang Technological University

Dr. Tan Kang Hai

Director, Office of Global Education & Mobility

Vietnam National University, Hanoi

Dr. Nguyen Huu Duc

Vice President

Vietnam National University Ho Chi Minh City

Dr. Phan Thanh Binh


Dr. Nguyen Ninh Thuy

Vice Director, Dept. of Planning and Finance

Dr. Nguyen Dinh Tu

Vice Director, Dept. of Administration Affairs

Dr. Nguyen Anh Thi

Vice Director, Dept. of Science and Technology

Dr. Le Thanh Long

Acting Director, Dept. of Project Development and Management

Dr. Tang Huu Thuy

Director, Center for Investment Promotion and Service

Tunghai University

Dr. Haydn Chen


Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman

Dr. Lee Sze Wei

Vice President, R&D & Commercialisation

Dr. Tan Son Len

Director, Division of Community and International Networking

National Cheng Kung University

Dr. Hwung-Hweng Hwung


Dr. Huey-Jen Jenny Su

Executive Vice President

Dr. Cheng-Hung Huang

Vice President for International Affairs

Dr. Jen-Sue Chen

Associate Vice President

Dr. Hsiao-Ling Chung

Professor, Institute of Creative Industries Design

Dr. Hsien-Te Lin

Professor, Department of Architecture

Dr. Mei-Ling Tsai

Professor, Department of Physiology



► Program




Thursday, November 10
Venue: 4F Conference Room 2, Yun-Ping Building West





Opening Address by the Chairman
Dr. Hwung-Hweng Hwung
President of National Cheng Kung University


Photo Session


Report of SATU Presidents' Forum
Prof. Cheng-Hung Huang
Executive Secretary of SATU International Secretariat 
Vice President for International Affairs of National Cheng Kung


Steering Committee Meeting
Chair: Dr. Hwung-Hweng Hwung 
Chairman of SATU International Secretariat President of National Cheng Kung University


Coffee Break


Introduction to NCKU Institute of Creative Industries Design (ICID) and ICID Ph.D. Scholarships to SATU Member Universities
Presenter: Prof. Hsiao-Ling Chung, Institute of Creative Industries Design, National Cheng Kung University


Session: Miracle of Interdisciplinary Team Work Experience in a Zero Carbon Architecture (The Magic School of Green Technology, The MSGT) at NCKU
Speaker: Prof. Hsien-Te Lin, Department of Architecture, National Cheng Kung University


2011 World NCKU Alumni Carnival – Welcome Party
Venue: Chung Cheng Stadium

Friday, November 11


Campus Tour: Visit NCKU Green Building


NCKU 80th Anniversary Celebration


Security Check


NCKU 80th Anniversary Celebration Ceremony Venue: Cheng Kung Hall 




City Tour: Visit Provintia, Tainan Grand Masu Temple, and Shen-Nong Street



► Conclusions

The 2011 SATU Steering Committee Meeting, which convened at the National Cheng Kung University on November 10 and 11, 2011, reached conclusions on various subjects. To view the meeting conclusions, please see the  meeting minutes .


► Photos

2011 SATU Presidents' Forum Steering Committee Meeting
President Hwung-Hweng Hwung, Chairman of SATU Presidents' Forum, delivers the welcome address
Steering Committee Meeting session chaired by President Hwung-Hweng Hwung
Meeting representatives visit Provintia, Tainan