Academic Committee

The Academic Advisory Committee is comprised of an international group of accomplished experts to guide the research agenda based on pressing and salient issues raised from the annual forums.

Tan Oon Seng

Centre Director, Centre for Research in Child Development
Professor, Psychological Studies
Editor-in-Chief, Educational Research for Policy and Practice (ERPP)
Lead Editor, Asia Pacific Journal of Education
Nanyang Technological University


A. Lin Goodwin
Hong Kong

Dean and Professor The Faculty of Education at the University of Hong Kong



Rebecca A. Maynard
United States

University Trustee Chair Professor of Education and Social Policy, Emeritus
Graduate School of Education
University of Pennsylvania



Eric Hanushek
United States

The Paul and Jean Hanna Senior Fellow
the Hoover Institution of Stanford University




Christoph Metzger

Professor in Business Education
Former Dean of the School of Business Administration
University of St. Gallen



Rebecca Winthrop
United States

Senior fellow and director of the Center for Universal Education at The Brookings Institution.