UNESCO-ICHEI Visited Shenzhen PolytechnicNovember 1, 2019
On October 31, 2019, LI Ming, Director of ICHEI and HAN Wei, Executive Deputy Director of ICHEI led a delegation to visit Shenzhen Polytechnic. The delegation had in-depth meeting with YANG Xinbin, President of Shenzhen Polytechnic on joining and launching the International Institute of Online Education (IIOE) initiated by ICHEI. ICHEI and Shenzhen Polytechnic signed a letter of intent for cooperation after discussion.
YANG Xinbin said that Shenzhen Polytechnic was willing to co-launch IIOE project together with ICHEI and other partners to produce and export quality online learning resources and cultivate talents for digital era.
By exploiting information communication technologies in blended and online learning and cooperating with local universities and colleges in developing countries, IIOE aims to provide quality accredited online programme/courses to learners to promote professional development and employment. ICHEI will hold a consultation and launching conference for IIOE in December 2019. Shenzhen Polytechnic will participate in the conference and present itself.
Shenzhen Polytechnic ranks among the top vocational colleges in China and has joined UNESCO-UNEVOC International Centre for Technical and Vocational Education and Training network. Shenzhen Polytechnic can promote cooperation in Asia and Africa countries through IIOE.