A Conversation with Joseph Aoun, President, Northeastern University

  • May 15, 2019

On May 15th, the Business Council of British Columbia and NU Vancouver, were pleased to host an exclusive breakfast event with Northeastern University's global President, Dr. Joseph Aoun.

Northeastern University is establishing its Vancouver presence as an innovative provider of high-demand, experiential learning programs, investor in collaborative, use-inspired research and partner with industry to support workplace transformation.

This was a unique opportunity to engage with one of the world's most future-oriented thinkers and learn how NU Vancouver will provide tangible benefits to British Columbia's students, working professionals and industries.

Dr. Aoun is a renowned higher education thought leader. Throughout his tenure, President Aoun has been the driving force behind the creation of a global university network to expand the reach of Northeastern's signature programs and provide relevant lifelong learning experiences to ensure graduates have the skills they, and their employers, need to thrive in a digital world. He is also author of the groundbreaking book: Robot-Proof: Higher Education in the Age of Artificial Intelligence.