From July 11 to 13, 2018, the Sino-Europe LEAD1 Project-based Conference themed ‘Improvement of University Governance and Academic Leadership’ was held in Yunnan Normal University, Kunming City. Twelve special experts and researchers from Vrije Universiteit Brussel (Belgium), Middle East University of Science and Technology (Turkey), Tampere University (Finland), University of Sagrab (Croatia) and Network of Universities from the Capitals of Europe, along with 40 other LEAD Project members and participants gathered to discuss the project outcomes and how to better university governance and improve academic leadership. IICE Prof. LIU Baocun attended the conference.
The LEAD project aims to enhance the capacity of higher education institutions related to governance and academic leadership in the context of innovation and internationalization of higher education. It is an Erasmus+ KA2 Capacity Building Project supported by the European Commission.