Dr. Tim Wu lectures on Innovative University Governance


“Fear of the law is the beginning of wisdom” said Dr. Tim Wu in the opening program of the seminar on Innovative University Governance on July 9. The seminar was held to guide the BatStateU senior and junior officials in delivering good governance towards internationalization.

Dr. Wu, the Executive Director of Edu-Connect Southeast Asia Association in Kaohsiung, Taiwan served as the resource speaker of the seminar.  The speaker shared his advocacy of building “Industry, City, University Entrepreneurship” linkages and taught them on how to create the proper mentality in achieving good governance. In addition, Dr. Wu expressed “Learn how to love and how to do cross-boundary” as he urged the participants to appreciate their own resources and use them to think innovatively.

In his message, University President Tirso A. Ronquillo thanked Dr. Wu for his significant contributions in strengthening the relationship between the Philippines and Taiwan. He even shared that the university will continue to push itself further to the realm of new ideas dedicated to its motto of “Leading Innovations, Transforming Lives”.

Over 50 officials attended the seminar which took place at the Lecture Room, International Affairs Office, CITE Building, BatStateU Pablo Borbon Main I, Batangas City.