Asian Association of Open Universities
From Researching Virtual Initiatives in Education
The Asian Association of Open Universities (AAOU) is an influential academic organization for distance education and open learning in Asian areas. For years both practitioners and researchers in the Asian area have made full of use of this forum to promote exchanges and forge good relationship, which has produced very positive impact on the development of distance education within the area.
The Secretary General says:
Its web site is http://www.aaou.net/
Immediate Past President
The 2008 AAOU Annual Conference was hosted by Tianjin Radio & TV University, China.
The main theme for the XXII Conference was “The New Development, New Trends and New Missions of Open and Distance Education in Asia and the World”. The venue was staged at Tianjin Grand Hotel, Tianjin, China in October 2008.
For further information please visit the conference website: http://aaou.tjrtvu.edu.cn/.