Since its launching, more than 130 ICT-related courses in EN, FR and CH have been integrated in IIOE platform focusing on computer science, TVET and teacher professional development.
The Second Session of the First Governing Board of International Centre for Higher Education Innovation under the auspices of UNESCO (UNESCO-ICHEI) was successfully held in Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) on November 26, 2017.
On the 15th of June 2017, the Regional Conference on Quality Assurance of Higher Education in Asia-Pacific was held in Wuzhou Guesthouse, centrally located in Shenzhen. The event attracted more than 100 top education industry leaders from over 30 countries.
The aim of the Asia-Pacific Regional Conference on Quality Assurance is to inform and shape the 2018 international conference on quality assurance in higher education organized by UNESCO. In particular, the aim is to map the current status, needs, innovative practices and challenges that are related to quality assurance in higher education in the Asia-Pacific region.
On 2-3 May 2017, Dr HAN Wei, Deputy Director of UNESCO-ICHEI was present at Conference on Higher Education, Policies and Research: Quality and Future Challenges for Eastern Africa, which was held in Djibouti. The Conference was jointly organized by UNESCO Regional Office for Eastern Africa and Ministry of Higher Education and Research, the Republic of Djibouti and co-sponsored by UNESCO-ICHEI.
On 30 April 2017, Dr HAN Wei, Deputy Director of UNESCO-ICHEI visited Ain Shams University (ASU) in Egypt. Prof Abd El-Wahab Mohamed Ezzat, President of ASU explored potential areas for cooperation together with Dr Han and signed an MOU on the scene to concretize the cooperation among ASU, UNESCO-ICHEI and Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech).
On 12 November 2016, the first governing board of ICHEI meet in Shenzhen for the inaugural meeting. Hosted by Ms WU Yihuan, the Chair of the governing board, the board members validated the Charter of ICHEI and approved its work plan from 2016 to 2018.
On the morning of June 8, 2016, the Unveiling Ceremony of International Centre for Higher Education Innovation (ICHEI-SHENZHEN) under the Auspices of UNESCO was held in Wuzhou Guest House, Shenzhen.