APAN celebrates its 20th Anniversary
APAN 20th Anniversary Celebrations were held during APAN42 held at the Centennial Campus of the University of Hong Kong from July 31 to August 5, 2016.
A special session was held during the APAN42 meeting to mark the anniversary. The session included speeches from some of the founding fathers of APAN, Prof. Kilnam Chon from Korea, Prof. Shigeki Goto from Japan, and Prof. Tan Tin Wee from Singapore. The session also included a panel discussion with current APAN Chair Prof. Simon Lin, and former APAN Chairs Prof. Jianping Wu, Prof. Dae Young Kim, and Prof. Sureswaran Ramadass in the panel.
Dr Simon Lin, APAN’s current Chair, expressed his appreciation to the founding fathers, the National Research and Education Networks (NRENs), and the devoted staff of the APAN Secretariats.