About the University of Auckland

Since its founding in 1883, The University of Auckland has grown to become New Zealand’s flagship, research-led university, known for the excellence of its teaching, its research and its service to local, national and international communities.
The University accounts for more than 40,000 students of whom 11,000 are postgraduate and 6,000 are international.

Ranked No.1 globally in the inaugural (2019) and in the 2020 University Impact Rankings by Times Higher Education (THE) measuring how universities worldwide are performing against the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), The University of Auckland is committed to pursuing sustainability via research, teaching and learning, operating practices, partnerships and capacity building.

Expression of Interest to Join a Working Group

Registration

Programme

Key Dates

• Expressions of interest for Working Groups to be submitted by: Monday, 31 August 2020

• PhD papers submission due on: Sunday, 6 September 2020

• Early birds registrations close on: Monday, 2 November 2020

• Standard registrations close on: Friday, 11 December 2020

Please note that all key dates are in New Zealand Daylight Time (UTC+12).

About APRU


As a network of leading universities linking the Americas, Asia and Australasia, the Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU) is the Voice of Knowledge and Innovation for the Asia-Pacific region. We bring together thought leaders, researchers, and policy-makers to exchange ideas and collaborate on effective solutions to the challenges of the 21st century.

We leverage collective education and research capabilities of our members into the international public policy process. Our primary research areas include natural hazards & disaster risk reduction, women in leadership, population aging, global health, sustainable cities, artificial intelligence & the future of work, the Pacific Ocean, and labor mobility.