One of the highlights of the Dialogue Meeting has been a panel with representatives of universities, politics, employers and accreditation agencies at the Geman Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) and a meeting with a member of parliament at the German Bundestag with a subsequent private tour.

 The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), the German Rectors´ Conference (HRK), and the University of Potsdam, Germany together with partners from Southeast Asia and Europe – ASEAN Quality Assurance Network (AQAN), ASEAN University Network (AUN), European Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (ENQA), and the Regional Centre for Higher Education and Development (SEAMEO RIHED) – are jointly conducting the DIES Project ASEAN-QA which aims at developing capacity in the field of quality assurance (QA) in Higher Education in the ASEAN region. Those trainees who successfully applied for the training course will already meet for the first workshop in Bangkok from 17th to 21st October.