On Tuesday 3rd of April, the BritChamSW Education & Training Focus Group in Chengdu organised the first meet up for the Spring semester which has just recently started. The meeting intended to look at what is coming up during the spring semester. We had about 40 participants for this event!
Attendees were welcomed by Matt Ryan from CDUT Sino-British Collaborative Education. After the formal meeting part, there was the opportunity to network with other people from the educational sector, or to have an one-to-one chat with the speakers.
The main topics that were covered during the meeting:
– Introduction to the newest members of our Education Focus Group
– Make connections & create cooperation opportunities with other companies and organisations in the education sector
– Latest updates from the British Council and the Education Industry in SW China
– Round-table introduction
– Partner updates from
1. Deptartment of International Trade (Kevin Dennis)
2. CBBC (Jasmine Gong)
3. Chairs of the Education Focus Groups (Rachel and Matt)
– Review of the previous activities in the Education Focus Group – previous meetings, accessing a British education, young professionals, job fairs,
education round table, etc.
– Upcoming opportunities: British Day, Career in Education, FACE Magazine, Looking for venue for the meetings
– Looking ahead to all upcoming activities and events
Speakers for this event:
- Julina Xu – EDU Travel
- Lynn Ling – Marphy’s Play House
- Raymond Chen – Andaman Village
Special Thanks to CDUT Sino-British Collaborative Education.
We would also like to Thank all the attendees and guest speakers! We are looking forward to seeing you again at one of our next events.