From November 16th to 17th, Li Zhenyi, the Associated Dean of the College, went to Qingdao to take part in China Education Internationalization Forum 2016 which was hosted by Center for Instructional Development and Research of Ministry of Education of China, People's Government of Qingdao, East China Normal University and Xinhua Online. It was held under the circumstance that Some Suggestion to Improve Education Internalization in the New Era was issued by General Office of the CPC Central Committee and General Office of the State Council and Education Performance to Promote Construction of “the Belt and the Road”was issued by Ministry of Education of China. Zhangli, Dean of Centerfor Instructional Development and Research and Secretary-general of Education Advisory Council, Liu Limin, former Vice Minister of Education and President of China Education Association for International Exchange, Lu Ganqi, former Dean of Education Office of Committee of Education, Science, Culture, Health, Yan Bingchen, Director of Sino-Foreign Collaborative Education Office of Department of International Cooperation and Exchanges of Ministry of Education of China, Yang Yinfu, Deputy Dean of Center for Instructional Development and Research, Zhou Mansheng, Deputy Dean of Expert Consultative Committee of Center for Instructional Development and Research of Ministry of Education, Zhourong, Director of Department of Education of Yunnan province, mayor of Qingdao city and representatives from other educational departments, universities and vocational colleges were present at the meeting.
There were two parts in the forum: discussion of policies and communication of experience of education internalization. Liu Limin made a report in the meeting, indicating task, goal and measures of education internalization in the future. Five sub-forums were set up. They were regional education internalization, higher education internationalization, vocational education internalization, elementary education internalization, and private education internalization. Sixty-one experts made thematic reports in each sub-forum. Zhangli talked about enterprise-college-research collaborative innovation in the course of education internationalization, Ran Bingchen interpreted policies of the opening of education and Sino-foreign collaborative education, Zhou Mansheng talked about how to cultivate students’ innovative competence from the view of internationalization, You Shaozhong talked about global education management and cultivation of international talents, Song Yonghua, ExcutiveVice President of Zhejiang university, took the practice of International Campus as example to analyze how to construct first-class university by pushing forward opening-up strategy, Xi Youmin, Executive President of Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, gave his opinions of future education and university, Hong Guanxin, Dean of Sino-French Engineer School of Beihang University, shared how to cultivate international engineer talents, Li Bingze,Vice President of Yunnan Minzu University, talked about solution of the opening of education of universities for nationalities within the framework of “The Belt, the Road Initiative”. Yang Yinfu made a conclusion for the meeting.
It put forward the task, goal and solution of education internalization in the future, claiming that all educational levels should be aware of the significance of education internationalization and help to push forward education internationalization within the framework of “The Belt, the Road Initiative”.