【Events Review in April 2016】
XJTLU National University Teaching Innovation Award
XJTLU National University Teaching Innovation Award aims to find and reward a group of teachers from higher education institutes who teach with “Student-centered” education concept and spread the innovative practice, so as to establish a platform for those teachers who focus on innovation teaching to communicate, share and learn from each, further promoting the revolution of higher education in China. We are now in the final period of voting session, please scan the QR code below to vote for your favorite teaching innovation practice!
Education Innovation Excellence Membership Project
In order to offer higher education practitioners like senior manager, teaching faculty, academic supporting staff, administrative staff, expert, scholar and anyone who have interest in higher education the supporting and communication platform, ILEAD designed the Education Innovation Excellence Membership Project , which aims to provide higher education practitioners with the opportunity of communicating with peers, online & offline working enhancement platform and life-long professional development system. This project also serve organization and department to help them reach the organizational and departmental development goals. We warmly invite you to join our family. Please scan QR code below to apply for membership. There have been 114 higher education practitioners to be the individual members and 7 universities to be the organization members so far. The first online webinar for member has been conducted on 29th April. Prof. Yunrui Han from XJTLU, Dr. Hongping Fei from East China University of Science and Technology and Dr. Haiping Li from Beijing Institute of Petrochemical Technology will share their teaching practice and have discussion with the members about how to cultivate the innovation of students through teaching.
【Upcoming event in May 2016】
Annual conference for Higher Education Innovation
Annual conference for Higher Education Innovation May 20th –May 22nd as part of academic event of 10+ anniversary aims to provide a showcasing and network platform for higher education researchers, practitioners, and university leaders to explore future higher education model, to promote the best practice of higher education reform, learning and teaching, and moreover to deepen collaboration among domestic and international universities, governments, and industries in terms of education internationalization and reform under such circumstances that higher education are facing severe challenges of globalization, knowledge-based economy, and disruptive information technologies.
Wisdom-Lake Internationalization Summit of Higher Education
Wisdom-Lake Internationalization Summit of Higher Education (2016) will take place from May 21st - 22nd. This summit explores the theme of developing an international innovation eco-system: reshaping the relationships among a university, an industry, and the government. A series of sub-topics will be discussed to promote the development of higher education both theoretically and practically, as in the following: “how to structure international innovation eco-system through industry-education-research collaborations”, “what is the position and function of universities in an international innovative and ecological society”, “how are foreign universities involved in the innovation system construction and innovation talents cultivation of China”, “how does an industry and the government cooperate with a university to found an international innovation eco-system”.
【Upcoming event in June 2016】
Education Leadership Excellence Program
Education Leadership Excellence Program, organized by ILEAD will take place from Jun 22nd -24th at XJTLU to support university leaders to deal with the challenges based on XJTLU’s own education exploration. This program will focus on the student-centered education philosophy, talent cultivation model and practical exploration, as well as management supporting system, and education practitioners, renowned scholars, experts and university leaders will be invited to explore education innovation not only in XJTLU but also from other Chinese universities, and to have an in-depth discussion about education reform strategy and plans through short term high impact training and long term support.