Programme Schedule

QS Subject Focus Summit on Dentistry

“Changing Paradigm in Dental Education for Future Excellence”
4-6 April 2019
Grand Peace Hall, Kyung Hee University

Day 1: 4 April 2019, Thursday
17:30-18:00 Registration and Pre-dinner Drinks
*Location: Grand Ballroom, The Westin Chosun
18:00-18:20 Welcome Addresses Kung Rock Kwon
Dean, School of Dentistry
Kyung Hee University
Republic of Korea
Mandy Mok
Chief Executive Officer
QS Branding & Conferences by QS Asia
Singapore
18:20-18:50 Dinner Keynote Prof Young Guk Park
Acting President
Kyung Hee University
Republic of Korea
18:20 Dinner Commences
20:00 End of Day 1

QS Subject Focus Summit on Dentistry

“Changing Paradigm in Dental Education for Future Excellence”
4-6 April 2019
Grand Peace Hall, Kyung Hee University

Day 2: 5 April 2019, Friday
08:00-09:00 Shuttle Transfer from The Westin Chosun to Kyung Hee University
09:00-09:30 Registration and Collection of Conference Bags
09:30–09:45 Official Opening Address Kung Rock Kwon
Dean, School of Dentistry
Kyung Hee University
Republic of Korea
Mandy Mok
Chief Executive Officer
QS Branding & Conferences by QS Asia
Singapore
Track 1: Innovative Education in Dentistry
09:45-10:15 Existence and meaning Prof Sang-Mook Lee
Seoul National University
Republic of Korea
10:15-10:45 Together, we can go further Prof Allen Hsu
National Yang-Ming University
Taiwan
10:45-11:15 Coffee Break
11:15-11:45 Why is innovation so hard in dentistry? Prof Heiko Spallek
The University of Sydney
Australia
11:45-12:15 Innovative education in Dentistry Prof Dato’ Dr Mohamed Ibrahim Abu Hassan
Universiti Teknologi MARA
Malaysia
12:15 -12:45 Innovations in dental education to graduate dentists for today and tomorrow Prof Robert M. Trombly
Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health
United States
12:45-13:15 Panel Discussion
13:15-14:15 Networking Lunch
14:15 -15:00 Keynote Address Prof Byungmoo Lee
Dean, School of Dentistry
Pyongyang University of Science and Technology
North Korea (DPRK)
Track 2: Leading Edge Research Fostering Dental-Medical Scientists
15:00-15:30 Promoting Translational Research for Sustainability Prof Dato’ Dr Zainal Ariff Bin Abdul Rahman
University of Malaya
Malaysia
15:30-16:00 How can we cope with new integrated research trends? Prof Jung-suk Han
Seoul National University
Republic of Korea
16:00-16:30 Coffee Break
16:30-17:00 Attitude and awareness towards medical-dental collaboration in Hong Kong Prof Chun-Hung Chu
University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong
17:00-17:30 Panel Discussion
17:30 End of Day 2

QS Subject Focus Summit on Dentistry

“Changing Paradigm in Dental Education for Future Excellence”
4-6 April 2019
Grand Peace Hall, Kyung Hee University

Day 3: 6 April 2019, Saturday
08:00-09:00 Shuttle Transfer from The Westin Chosun to Kyung Hee University
09:00-09:30 Registration
Track 3: Future Professionalism for Humanism
09:30-10:00 Humanism and professionalism in dental education in New Zealand Prof Alison Rich
University of Otago
New Zealand
10:00-10:30 Endeavors of Tohoku University for advancing dental education and research Prof Hiroshi Egusa
Tohoku University
Japan
10:30-11:00 Interprofessional education: Shared learning for humanism Prof Dr Waranun Buajeeb
Mahidol University
Thailand
11:00-11:30 The Role of Dentistry for the Economics Growth and Nation Sovereignty:
A Challenge for Dental Research and Education in Indonesia
Dr Ika Dewi Ana
Universitas Gadjah Mada
Indonesia
11:30-12:00 Panel Discussion
12:00-12:30 QS Subject Rankings Presentation Mr Samuel Wong
Senior Researcher
QS Intelligence Unit
Singapore
12:30-12:45 Closing Addresses Prof Young Guk Park
Acting President
Kyung Hee University
Republic of Korea
Kung Rock Kwon
Dean, School of Dentistry
Kyung Hee University
Republic of Korea
Mandy Mok
Chief Executive Officer
QS Branding & Conferences by QS Asia
Singapore
12:45-13:45 Networking Lunch
13:45 Personalized City Tour & End of Day 3

QS Subject Focus Summit on Dentistry

“Changing Paradigm in Dental Education for Future Excellence”
4-6 April 2019
Grand Peace Hall, Kyung Hee University

* This schedule is tentative and subject to change.