Event Review: Education Focus Group Meeting 2017/2018


On Wednesday 13th of September, the British Chamber of Commerce Southwest China hosted the first Back to School Meeting of the 2017/18 academic year for our Education Focus Group

While our Education Focus Group growing bigger and bigger, it has created an excellent opportunity for all companies and institutions in the Education sector to meet each other and connect valuable resources. 

At the start, Chen Bing from British Council gave an overall update about news&policies in Education in Southwest China featuring China and UK relations. 

Kevin Dennis from Department of International Trade shared with all the resources that DIT has to offer for international business in Southwest China. 

During the meeting,  plans for 2017/2018 academic year were effectively conducted by the active responses from our Education Focus Group. 

Representatives from over 30 educational institutions have contributed their thoughts on how to improve the education sector in Southwest China together. 

Some featured events are addressed during the planning meeting, including: 

  • -“Accessing an International Education” Panel discussion CD&CQ
  • – “Career Insights Day” Seminar Fall & Spring
  • – Global Citizen Festival
  • – Earth Day
  • -British Day
  • – “Career in Education” Job Fair 
  • and etc 

Thanks for everyone’s coming. We are looking forward to delivering all plannings into action and together creating the strongest Education Focus Group in Southwest China.

Special thanks to Crowne Plaza City Centre for supporting the venue and a delicious cake! 

Please click here to check all pictures made during the Back to School Meeting.