Events

Past Event

Beijing Panel: Educational Equity in China and Education in Rural Areas

July 20, 2018
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Columbia Global Centers | Beijing, 26, 1F Core Plaza, 1 Shanyuan Street, Zhongguancun, Haidian District, Beijing
Event Brief

On July 20, Columbia Global Centers | Beijing invites you to a panel discussion on Educational Equity in China and Education in Rural Areas, featuring Professor Qianfan Zhang from Peking University and Ms. Chuntao Wu. The goal of this panel is to explore and propose feasible programs that enable hundreds of millions of children to share high-quality education resources and to change their destiny through knowledge.

 

Speakers

Qianfan Zhang, Vice Chairman of China Education Improving Institute, Professor of Law School of Peking University

Chuntao Wu, Member of Board of Directors of China Education Improving Institute, Author of the Will the Boat Sink the Water?, TIME's Person of Asian

Xu Zhu, Member of Board of Directors of China Education Improving Institute, Commentator of China Central Broadcasting Station, Senior Media Professional of China

 

Agenda

1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.  Registration 

1:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.  Speech by Professor Qianfan Zhang

2:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.  Speech by Ms. Chuntao Wu

2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.  Dialogue

3:15 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.  Q&A

 

Special Notice
  • The event will be conducted in Chinese.

  • Due to limited seats, registration will be verified through the QR code of confirmation. Please present the QR code at the entrance. 

  • Please plan to arrive no earlier than the registration time and no later than 20 minutes after the end of the registration period.

  • If you are unable to attend the event, please inform us in advance. 

  • If you have any questions, please leave us a message below or email to beijing.cgc@columbia.edu.