UPCOMING EVENTS

Learning never stops: The response of UNESCO to COVID-19

2020-06-09
Date: 2020-06-10 16:40:32
Time: 15:00-17:00
Venue: Tecent Meeting
Speaker: Prof. Wang Libing
Category: Talk & Lecture

Speaker: Prof.  Wang Libing, College  of  Education, Zhejiang University, Director  of  UNESCO-APEID Associated Centre, Zhejiang University &Secretary of  Global University Network for Innovation-Asia and the Pacific(GUNI-AP)

Biography:  

Dr Libing Wang is currently Chief of Section for Educational Innovations and Skills Development (EISD) and Senior Programme Specialist in Higher Education, based at UNESCO Asia and Pacific Regional Bureau for Education,Bangkok,Thailand. His areas of responsibility with UNESCO cover higher education, teacher education, ICT in education, TVET, ESD, and research and foresight in Asia and the Pacific region. Prior to joining UNESCO, he was a Professor of Comparative Education at Zhejiang University, People’s Republic of China. He was secretary of the Global University Network for Innovation: Asia and the Pacific (GUNI-AP) from 2002 to 2012. Mr Wang got his doctoral degree in Comparative Education in 1994 at Hangzhou University, People’s Republic of China. He was a visiting fellow at the University of Sussex and University of Warwick in the United Kingdom in the early and late 1990s. He published widely in the areas of comparative education, higher education policies, and teacher education.

Venue: Tecent Meeting

Link: https://meeting.tencent.eom/s/St7wcMvs5mpy

 (Meeting ID: 749 952 506; Password: 0610 )