4th Asian Materials Education Symposium & Top Forum on Materials Science and Engineering Discipline Construction

Location: A504, Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology,Chinese Academy of Sciences             

Time:  December 6th-7th, 2019

Materials Science and Engineering have important social status and responsibilities in social development. In line with social requirements and the construction requirement of world-class materials disciplines, this high-level forum invite elites at home and abroad to speak around the six major themes: top-notch talent cultivation method, teacher team building, teaching environment construction, international exchange, cultural heritage and social services.

Major themes:

  1. top-notch talent cultivation method
  2. teacher team building
  3. teaching environment construction
  4. international exchange
  5. cultural heritage
  6. social services

Organizing Committee

Chairman: Shushen LI

Vice-chairman: Yanfen WANG, Jianping FAN, Pingheng Tan, Zhongbo HU

Host: Zhongbo HU, Pingheng TAN

Special Guest: Zhongbo XU, Lixin WANG, Kuiling DING, Fazhou WANG

Featured Speaker

Choon Fong ShihUniversity Professor of NUS, Advisor to the President of UCAS

Michael Farries Ashby, the University of Cambridge

Chingping WongChinese University of Hong Kong

John Wang, National University of Singapore

Peng Cao, the University of Auckland

Yanglong Hou Peking University

Chi Zhang Tsinghua University

Chengbao JiangBeihang University

Baode Sun Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Hanxing Liu Wuhan University of Technology

Agenda of the forum

December 6th
TIME Opening Ceremony
1:30 pm

Prof. Yanfen Wang, Vice-president of University of Chinese Academy of Sciences

Openning Speech

1:35 pm 

Prof. Shushen Li, President of University of Chinese Academy of Sciences

Make a speech

1:45 pm 

Dr.Zhongbo XU ,Director, Department of higher education, Ministry of Education

Make a speech

1:55 pm

Mr. Lixin Wang, Vice mayor of Shenzhen

Make a speech

2:05 am

Prof. Kuiling Ding, Academician of Chinese Academy of SciencesVice-president of Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Make a speech

2:15 pm

Prof. Fazhou Wang, Vice-president of Wuhan University of Technology

Make a speech

2:25 pm

Prof. Jianping Fan, Dean of Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced TechnologyChinese Academy of Sciences

Make a speech

2:35 pm  Take a group photo
2:40 -5:50 pm Speech by domestic and foreign education experts
Hosted by Zhongbo HU
2:40 -3:05 pm

Prof. Choon Fong Shih, professor of NUS, advisor to the headmaster of UCAS 

World top-notch talent education

3:05 -3:30 pm

Prof. Micheal F. Ashby, Cambridge University, Royal Academician

Materials: Science, Sustainability and System

3:30 -3:40 pm Time for break
Hosted by Pingheng Tan
3:40 -4:00 pm

Prof. Chingping Wong, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Academician

Creativity, Innovation and Team Work

4:00 -4:20 pm

Prof. John Wang, Former director of materials, National University of Singapore

People Factors in MSE and Engineering Education

4:20 -4:40 pm

Prof. Peng Cao, Dean of Materials College, The University of Auckland

Educating New-generation Postgraduates via Promoting NZ experience 

4:40 -4:55 pm

Prof. Yanglong Hou, Deputy Director of Advanced Materials Engineering Center, Peking University

The Growth Road of Young Faculty at MSE of Peking University

4:55 -5:10 pm

Prof. Chi Zhang, Dean of Materials College, Tsinghua University

Experimental Teaching of Materials Science and Engineering for Undergraduate Education in THU

5:10 -5:25 pm

Prof. Chengbao Jiang, Dean of Materials College, Beihang University 

Scientific research work under the background of first-class disciplines

5:25 -5:40 pm

Prof. Guangchao Chen,  Executive Dean of Materials College, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences

The consolidation and development of the discipline feature of MSE under the cross-discipline background

5:40 -5:55 pm

Prof. Baode Sun, Dean of Materials College, Shanghai Jiao Tong University

First-class discipline construction

5:55 -6:10 pm

Prof. Hanxing Liu, Dean of Materials College, Wuhan University of Technology

Cultivation Reform for Top-notch Innovative Talents in Wuhan University of Technology’s Materials Science and Engineering

6:10 pm Close of the forum Day 1
7:00 pm Dinner Time
December 7th
9:00 -10:00am Visit Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced TechnologyChinese Academy of Sciences
10:30-11:30am Discussion
12:00 am Lunch Time

Contact us:

Cong Chen     chencong@ucas.ac.cn

Xiurui Zhang   zhangxiurui@ucas.ac.cn

Lin Su         sulin@ucas.ac.cn