W100 and The British Council 2014: Japan and Korea

World 100 Reputation Network in partnership with the British Council

The Times Higher Education World Rankings 2014 was officially launched at the Reputation in Higher Education Conference in Tokyo, Japan on Wednesday 5th March 2014.

Louise Simpson, Director of The World 100 and The Knowledge Partnership,  announced preliminary findings of W100 research into how reputation impacts on the decision making process of PhD students at the conference.

Others speakers at the conference included Mark Sudbury, Chair of The World 100 and Director of Communications and Marketing and UCL and Masako Egawa, Executive Vice President at University of Tokyo.

The conference was followed by a Spring study tour to some of South Korea’s leading universities: Seoul National University, Sookmyung Women's University and POSTECH.