General program

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[tabby title=”Thursday, November 12th, 2020“]

Time Session
10:30 – 11:30 ANUIES International Conference 2020 Opening ceremony.
11:30 – 12:15

Inaugural conference “Adapting to disruptive changes towards international trends in education”.

  • Michael T. Nettles, Senior Vice President and Edmund W. Gordon Chair, Policy Evaluation & Research, Educational Testing Service (ETS).
12:15 – 12:20 Pause: change of virtual room.
12:20 – 13:20 Conference: “ANUIES. 70 years contributing to the strengthening of higher education”.

  • Carlos Pallán Figueroa M.A., Executive Secretary-General (1993-1997).


13:20 – 13:50 ANUIES Awards Ceremony.
20:00 Cultural event: Beethoven tribute concert.

[tabby title=”Friday, November 13th, 2020“]

Time Session
11:00 – 12:00 Panel: Facing the challenges of Higher Education: what is the role of HEI leaders?”

  •  Jesús Schucry Giacoman Zapata M.A., Director of the Department of Human Development, Education and Employment of the Organization of American States.
  • PhD. Alexander Au, Head of the Division for Internationalization of Higher Education in Germany, at the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). Member of the UANL International Advisory Council.
  • Leopoldo Cedillo M.A., Proeza General Director.


Moderator: Rogelio G. Garza Rivera M.A., UANL Rector (President).


12:00 – 12:05 Pause: change of virtual room.
12:05 – 13:05 Closing Conference: “Disruption and innovation in Higher Education in a world of change to promote employability”

  • Professor Elena Rodríguez-Falcón, FIET, PFHEA, FCMI President & Chief Executive, New Model in Technology & Engineering (NMiTE) Member of the UANL International Advisory Council.
13:05 – 13:30 Closing ceremony.



 Cultural event: Expressions of Mexico, UANL dance company.