Interviews, Presentations, News Reports and Press References

  • Interview on the CRUCH monopoly in Chile on (11 October 2016)  file_20161011095455_300x200
  • Interview on transformative leadership in University World News (2 October 2016)
  • Article on Times Higher Education’s 2016 Asian Universities Ranking (21 June 2016)
  • Visit of Kazan Federal University (11-12 February 2016).
  • Times Higher Education article on my chapter on Excellence Initiatives in Ellen Hazelkorn’s new book (3 December 2015).
  • Interview on tuition-free higher education in the Chilean weekly magazine Que Pasa? (10 September 2015)

Que Pasa interview

  • Report on my visit and lecture at the University of Central Asia (27 August 2015)
  • News report on visit to Nazarbayev University (17 June 2015)
  • Interview on Australian TV program TalkAboutIt on ABC (1 March 2015)
  • Interview in El País (25 January 2015) in SpanishCali Dec 2014
  • TV interview on higher education in Latin America at the University of Guanajuato (28 November 2014) in SpanishScreenshot 2015-01-03 20.11.50
  • Lecture at University San Ignacio de Loyola in Lima (4 September 2014) in Spanish
  • Interview in the Spanish daily 20 Minutos (21 May 2014)
  • Interview in the Colombian daily  El Tiempo (3 May 2014)
  • Report on my presentation at the NORAD workshop in Addis-Ababa (14 March 2014)
  • Speech at Olin College of Engineering (25 October 2013)Addis-Ababa March 2014
  • TV interview (in Spanish) at the University of Cauca (23 January 2014)

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  • Blog entry on governance challenges in Spain and Latin America (in Spanish) (25 November 2013)
  • Launch of the Spanish language version of The Road to Academic Excellence, at the Tech of Monterrey (Monterrey, 16 October 2013).
  • Presentation on new challenges at the University at the University of Guadalajara, in the context of the new strategic planning cycle (Guadalajara, 15 October 2013).

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  • Interview on the quality of education in Latin America, published in El Correo (Panama, 5 October 2013)
  • Article on the Kuala Lumpur master class on world-class universities in the Indian Times (18 September 2013)
  • Interview on governance and internationalization on the website of the American Association of Governing Boards (Aug 2013).
  • “Quote of the day” in the main Chilean daily El Mercurio and interview on the feasibility of free higher education (Santiago, 4 August 2013)
  • Interview in Borneo Bulletin on my participation in the Brunei Dialogue of university presidents (Brunei, 5 June 2013)

Dr Jamil Salmi, at UBD Chancelor Hall

  • Presentation on Russian universities on their quest to becoming world-class at the International Foreign Relations Institute, Paris, 14 May 2013 (in French).


  • Interview in Alma Mater, the monthly publication of the University of Antioquia (Medellin, May 2013, page 15)
  • Lecture on New Challenges for Tertiary Education in the 21st Century at Central University (Bogota, 29 April 2013 – in Spanish)
  • More coverage on my UWI visit in Trinidad, 15 April 2013
  • Interview on CNC3 TV morning news program, Port-of-Spain, 3 April 2013.Screen Shot 2013-04-06 at 3.12.58 PM
  • Report about my April 2013 visit to the University of the West Indies in Trinidad (St-Augustine Campus) in the Trinidad Guardian


  • Report on my January 2013 visit to KAUST.

  • Presentation on digital universities at the Catholic University of the North in Colombia


  • My presentation in the proceedings report of the International Conference at Nazarbayev University, Kazakhstan, August 2012.

國際高等教育大師Jamil Salmi蒞校演講:「Facing the Challenges of the 21st Century:Competition or Collaboration?」。