Past Event

Beijing Panel: Reforms for China's College Entrance Examination and Future Outlook

July 20, 2018
10:00 AM - 12:00 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 Reforms for China's College Entrance Examination and Future Outlook, featuring Professor Yanqing Ding from Peking University and Dean Yong Zhang from Beijing Public Education Research Institute. The two speakers will have a discussion on the modern education ideas and practice.


Yanqing Ding, Professor at Graduate School of Education, Peking University. He obtained his Ph.D. degree from Teachers College, Columbia University

Yong Zhang, Vice Chairman of China Education Improving Institute, Dean of Beijing Public Education Research Institute, Office Director of Experiment Area for Evaluation of Education Quality in Primary and Secondary schools in the Chinese Society of Education

Jiayong Zhang, Vice Chairman of China Education Improving Institute, Education Policy Researcher at Chinese Ministry of Education, Visiting Scholar of Harvard University


09:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.  Registration 

10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.  Speech by Professor Yanqing Ding

10:30 a.m. –  11:00 a.m.  Speech by Dean Yong Zhang

11:00 a.m. –  11:45 a.m.   Dialogue

11:45 a.m. –  12:00 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 [email protected]