About the conference

When, Where, and Why? Started in 2007 by alumni leaders in Hong Kong, the Cornell Asia-Pacific Leadership Conference brings together the most involved and committed university volunteers from around the region. Past events took place in Bangkok ’19, Beijing ’11, ’16, Hong Kong ’07, ’12, ’17, ’18, Seoul ’10, Shanghai ’13, and Singapore ’08, ’14. Conference attendees find the Conference a valuable opportunity to:

Who? This conference is by invitation only and primarily geared toward current and emerging Cornell alumni leaders in the Asia-Pacific. Past attendees include university trustees, presidential councilors, members of the university council, Presidential Council of Cornell Women, volunteer leaders of various Cornell alumni groups (Cornell Clubs, Cornell Hotel Society/CHS, Johnson School Alumni Clubs, Cornell Alumni Admission Ambassador/CAAAN) as well as additional alumni, parents, and friends who have been generous with their time, talent, and treasure in their continued support of the university.

Past Conferences

Take a look back at some of the previous Asia-Pacific Leadership Conferences:

2019 Bangkok | Schedule of Events | Conference Album ’19
2018 Hong Kong | Schedule of Events | Conference Album ’18
2017 Hong Kong | Schedule of Events | Conference Album ‘17
2016 Beijing | Schedule of Events | Conference Album ‘16
2014 Singapore | Schedule of Events | Conference Album ‘14
2013 Shanghai | Schedule of Events | Conference Album ‘13
2012 Hong Kong | Schedule of Events | Conference Albums ‘12

Leadership Conference Articles
Collaboration evident during Asia-Pacific Alumni Conference, April 19, 2017
Cornell Asia-Pacific leaders unite! May 9, 2016
Asia-Pacific conference draws record turnout, May, 2013
Hong Kong inaugural meeting of Asian alumni sows seeds for expanded club efforts, April 18, 2007