Opening ceremony of Sino-Finnish education cooperation workshop

Event start date
Event start time
9.00
Event end date
Event end time
13.00
Place

Pinni A building, Paavo Koli -auditorium, address: Kanslerinrinne 1

Organiser(s)

University of Tampere, Tampere University of Applied Sciences, Tampere Adult Education Centre, the City of Tampere, Beijing Normal University, Peking University, Beijing University of Technology, NAEA and NIES

Opening ceremony of Sino-Finnish education cooperation workshop and panel discussion on recent reforms in Chinese and Finnish education systems

Welcome to the opening event of a 3-day workshop on Sino-Finnish education cooperation! The opening event is open to public. All who are interested in education cooperation between Finland and China are welcome to join.

The event is part of activities of Sino-Finnish Education Research Centre, which is coordinated by the University of Tampere and Beijing Normal University.
 
9:00 – 10:15 Opening ceremony and speeches
Dr. Antti Lönnqvist, Dean of the Faculty of Management
Mr. Gao Yuhang, Head of Education Section at the Chinese Embassy in Finland
Dr. Mika Tirronen, Senior Specialist of higher education and science policy, Embassy of Finland in China
Prof. Liu Baocun, Beijing Normal University, Director of Sino-Finnish Education Research Centre
Dr. Cai Yuzhuo, University of Tampere, Director of Sino-Finnish Education Research Centre

10:15 – 10:45  Break

10:45 – 13:00 Panel Discussion on recent reforms in Chinese and Finnish education systems
Panelists (TBC) are experts and professors from the field of Chinese education, Finnish education and Finnish-Chinese educational cooperation, from both China and Finland.
 

Additional information

Laura Mursu, tel. 050 318 7831
Coordinator of International Education