During December 20th – 27th of 2017, Huawei organized its ICT Skill Competition Middle East 2017 in Shenzhen. Prof. LI Ming, Director of UNESCO-ICHEI, and Prof. ZHAO Jianhua, Senior Specialist of UNESCO-ICHEI were invited to attend this event.
From December 16 to 18, 2017, Mr. LI Ming, Director, Mr. ZHAO Jianhua, Senior Specialist, of UNESCO-ICHEI, joined by Mr. WANG Duanrui, CEO of Weidong Cloud Education Group, participated in the 2017 Transforming Education Conference for Humanity (TECH) held in Visakhapatnam, India.
The second annual board meeting of Shenzhen Mingde Experimental School was held on 30th November 2017, in which Director of UNESCO-ICHEI Professor LI Ming attended and was elected as a new member of the board.
At the invitation of Mr. CHEN Yidan, Founder of the Yidan Prize and Co-founder of Tencent, Mr. LI Ming, Director of UNESCO-ICHEI, attended the First Yidan Prize Summit held at Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center on December 11th, 2017.
From November 28 to 29, 2017, the Fourth Meeting of the Global Alliance to Monitor Learning (GAML) was held by the UNESCO Institute for Statistics (UIS) and Organization of Ibero-American States for Education, Science and Culture (OEI) at Madrid, Spain.
The Smart Classroom Programme is a significant programme under the“Digital Education Link” in countries along the Maritime Silk Road by ICHEI, and will build smart classrooms in 6 top universities as partner universities in 6 project countries in Asia and Africa countries (Cambodia, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Egypt, Ethiopia and Djibouti) respectively. The programme is funded by Weidong Cloud Education Group, ICHEI and Southern University of Science and Technology. The major functions of the Smart Classroom will be to enable partner universities to build a comprehensive Learning Management System (LMS), expand their educational resources, as well as to establish a recording and broadcasting system for their academic programmes across campuses.