The Asia Pacific Professional Leaders in Education Conference was opened by the Minister of Agriculture Republic of Indonesia, H.E. Ir. H. Suswono, MMA, accompanied by the Vice Minister of Education Prof. Dr. Ir. H. Musliar Kasim, MS and the Vice Minister of Trades Dr. Bayu Krisnamurthi, M.Si. at Bali International Convention Center, Nusa Dua. Initiated by Bogor Agricultural University (Institut Pertanian Bogor) in cooperation with QS (Quacquarelli Symonds) Singapore, the conference was attended by 600 delegates from 50 countries representing 250 educational institutions. The main issue of the conference was a resounding success, delivering on QS’s mission of helping to build world-class universities for Asia Pacific communities through global partnership and collaboration.