Ahmedabad Univerty has been elected as one of the four executive members for the Asian Academy for Heritage Management (AAHM) which was established by UNESCO and ICCROM to strenghthen and promote heritage management education in the Asia Pacific region. The other elected members are Deakin University (Australia), Tongji University / WHITRAP (China), and Tsinghua University (China). Along with the four elected members, Southeast University (China) and the Institute for Tourism Studies (Macao SAR, China) also serve on the committee in their capacities as the network secretariat and Knowledge Management Hub, respectively. Professor Johannes Widodo (National University of Singapore) was elected to represent the individual members of the network. In addition to the elected members, UNESCO and ICCROM also serve in an ex officio capacity.