From March 19 to 23, 2017, the Delegation of Cambodia Development Resource Institute(CDRI) visited International Centre for Higher Education Innovation(ICHEI). Director of ICHEI, Prof. LI Ming, and Director of CDRI, Dr. Chhem Rethy, signed the Memorandum of Understanding on behalf of both parties.
During 20-28 February, 2017, UNESCO-ICHEI Delegation visited Ministry of (Higher) Education and partner universities in Ethiopia, Djibouti, Egypt and established long-term strategic partnership, which laid concrete foundation for ICHEI’s Digital Education Link Programme.
On March 1st, 2017, Prof. Dr. Waqar Mahmood, Director of Huawei UET Telecom and IT Centre, from University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore visited ICHEI.
On January 5th, 2017, the “Africa Higher Education Innovation Development and Project Cooperation Seminar” was held at the Southern University of Science and Technology, located in Shenzhen, China. The seminar was organized by UNESCO-ICHEI and was attended by several top-level experts.
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.
On June 7, 2016, International Meeting on Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education was inaugurated at Kylin Villa in Shenzhen. The meeting was co-hosted by UNESCO, SUSTech and the People’s Government of Shenzhen Municipality as well as other organizations. Experts from UNESCO, institutes of higher learning, research institutions, government departments and enterprises along with participants from all walks of life gathered to discuss innovation and entrepreneurship education.
The establishment of the International Centre of Higher Education Innovation under the auspices of UNESCO (ICHEI) in Shenzhen, China was approved by the Thirty-eighth General Conference of UNESCO held on November 7, 2015. It was a break-through for higher education development in Shenzhen and provided a wide stage for the international teaching of our university.
From December 21st to 23rd, 2015, Party Secretary of the Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) and UNESCO Category II Project team leader, Professor LI Ming, attended the 30th Plenary Meeting of National Commission of the People’s Republic of China for UNESCO.