During the 2018 AAPA Annual Conference at
Gadjah Mada University in Yogyakarta, Indonesia on March 22-23, 2018, Professor
Alex B. Brillantes Jr. in the National College of Public Administration and Governance
(NCPAG) at the University of the Philippines Diliman (UP Diliman in Diliman,
Quezon City, Philippines) has been elected as the President of the Asian
Association for Public Administration (AAPA) for two years (2018-2019).