The 6th China-US Vocational/Community Colleges Presidents Dialogue

Theme:Vocational Education Boosts Global Industrial Transformation and Upgrading
Time:  October 18 09:00-18 12:30,2018
Room:306

In a new era of globalization, industrial transformation and upgrading is an issue of common interest. Vocational education plays an increasingly important role in promoting industrial transformation and development. We should adopt a strategy of in-and-out to integrate domestic and foreign resources, and combine with the advantages of communities and industries. Let’s give full play to colleges’ specialties, and explore new modes of teaching in vocational education to prepare for the changing world.

 

The 6th China-US Vocational/Community Colleges Presidents Dialogue will focus on the opportunities and challenges posed by new industrial revolution to China and US vocational education, discuss what colleges can do to serve industrial upgrading, and ultimately provide skilled workers to meet the needs of key industries and enterprises for China and the US.

Agenda October 18, 2018

Time Content Theme
09:00 --09:15 Remarks Opening Remarks
Name
Topic
Organization
Position
Shen Xuesong
 
China Education Association for International Exchange
Deputy Secretary-General
09:15 --09:35 Keynote Speech Building Effective Partnerships to Improve Career and Technical Education
Name
Topic
Organization
Position
Zhou Lin
 
Bates Technical College
President
09:35 --09:55 Keynote Speech Implementing the Three-Integration Strategy to promote Reform and Development of Aviation Vocational Education
Name
Topic
Organization
Position
Zhou Yan
 
Xi'an Aeronautical Polytechnic Institute
Chair of School Council
09:55 --10:15 Keynote Speech Scaling Technical Education for Incentivized Industries
Name
Topic
Organization
Position
Sandra Gehlen Krebsbach
 
The American Technical Education Association
Executive Director
10:15 --10:30 Keynote Speech Study on the Paths of Industrial Transformation and Upgrading Propelled by Higher Vocational Education
Name
Topic
Organization
Position
Huo Xiongfei
Study on the Paths of Industrial Transformation and Upgrading Propelled by Higher Vocational Education
Nanjing Insititute of Industry Technology
Vice President
10:30 --11:00 Tea Break Tea Break
11:00 --11:50 Panel Discussion Vocational Education Boosts Industrial Transformation and Upgrading
Name
Topic
Organization
Position
Shi Jing
 
Ya'an Polytechnic College
President
Yi Jun
 
Chongqing Vocational Institute of Engineering
Chair of School Council
Qin Chuan
 
Qingdao Technical&Vocational College
President
Wu Fangsheng
 
Changzhou Vocational Institute of Engineering
President
Thomas W. Clawson
 
Global Career Quality Assurance
CEO
Mark Defusco
 
Bay State College
President
Luan Jing
 
San Mateo Colleges of Silicon Valley
President
12:00 --12:15 Signing Ceremony Signing Ceremony