Second Global Conference for Specialized and Professional Quality Assurance Accreditation Agencies
Tuesday, March 31st from 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Description: Under the umbrella and with the support of INQAAHE, the international community of specialized and professional accrediting agencies has grown into a vast network of quality assurance agencies all across the globe.

ASIIN, its partner organizations in the European Alliance of Subject Specific and Professional Quality Assurance and Accreditation (EASPA) as well as our American sister ASPA are inviting all INQAAHE members and partner institutions from across the globe to attend our second global conference after its successful inauguration in Tallinn, Estonia, one year ago.

The conference will revolve around the following topics:

  • The importance of transnational disciplinary qualification framework and LO conventions for regional integration processes, as witnessed in almost all world regions
  • The process of developing benchmarks/methodology of elaborating disciplinary standards and their link to mutual recognition agreements
  • The introduction of professional cards as a tool for fostering international mobility
  • Successful examples for regional/continental professional QA networks from around the globe: here the floor will be given to continental organization from America (ASPA), Europe (EASPA) and other member associations from Africa, the Americas as well as Asia to present their newest ideas and endeavors to the interested public


A complete agenda is available for your convenience. Please download the agenda here.

A certificate of attendance will be given to each attendee.

How to Register: When registering for the main conference, please select the option for this pre-conference workshop. For help with registration, please email

Limited capacity may be available for this workshop. Register to reserve your spot.

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs
11520 West 119th Street • Overland Park, Kansas 66213 USA •

International Network for Quality Assurance Agencies in Education
The Catalan University Quality Assurance Agency, AQU Catalunya • C. dels Vergós, 36-42 • 08017 Barcelona, Spain •