China Education Symposium 2017.


中国教育论坛2017年会主题为“机遇与创新—多元化的中国教育实践”,将于2017年4月29日至4月30日在哈佛大学(Cambridge, Massachusetts)举行。届时将有超过50位来自国内外的知名学者,教育实践者,政策制定者作为嘉宾对教育体制改革,教育科技与大数据,STEAM教育,农村教育,公民教育,与儿童早期教育等主题进行讨论。论坛观众预计将有来自哈佛大学,麻省理工学院,哥伦比亚大学等美国高校对中国教育感兴趣的学生学者,以及来自国内的学者,教育实践者共超过250人,同时论坛也将通过官方网站和搜狐教育平台进行网络同步直播。

The theme of 2017 China Education Symposium (CES) is “Opportunity and Innovation – Exploring the Growing Diversity of China’s Educational Practices”. In this year’s conference, more than 50 top scholars, practitioners, and policymakers from all the world will gather at Harvard Graduate School of Education and share their knowledge and expertise in six main panels: Education System Reform, Education Technology and Big Data, STEAM Education, Rural Education, Education Reform, and Early Childhood Education. In addition to panel discussions, there will also be a variety of interactive workshops and activities, such as Education Career Fair, MakerSpace, CES Pitch Competition, CES EdStory Talk, and International Education Roundtable. This year, our more than 250 attendees include scholars and students from Harvard, MIT, Columbia University, University of Pennsylvania, and other top US universities and research institutions. Guests and participants will also include researchers, scholars, and practitioners from different education sectors all over the Greater China region. The conference will also be broadcast live by Sohu on and College Daily on iFeng.

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论坛往届嘉宾包括:澳大利亚前总理陆克文,哈佛商学院教授,哈佛大学文理学院前院长William Kirby,哈佛大学费正清中国研究院主任欧立德、《邓小平时代》作者傅高义,民进中央副主席朱永新,“多元智能理论”的创始人Howard Gardner,等等。

The China Education Symposium was founded in 2010 by students at Harvard and has been officially recognized by the Harvard Graduate School of Education ever since. The purpose and aim of the symposium is to provide a platform for students, scholars, policy makers and frontline practitioners to come together, discuss, and support the development of education in the Greater China region. Currently, we have more than 2000 members domestically and internationally and 8000 followers on social media. Our organization particularly attracts those who are passionate about and are committed to making a difference in the current educational landscape of Greater China.

Past guests and speakers at the China Education Symposium include: former Prime Minister of Australia, Kevin Rudd; Harvard University Professor and Author of Deng Xiao Ping and the Transformation of China, Ezra Vogel; Vice Chairman of the Central Committee of the Democratic Progressive Party, Zhu Yongxin; Harvard Professor and Creator of the “Theory of Multiple Intelligences”, Howard Gardener; as well as many other famous scholars and policy makers.

Our Mission.


Inspire diverse conversations with practitioners, policy-makers and researchers about China’s Educational problems.


Innovate solutions to the most crucial problems in China’s education.


Influence the future leaders of China’s education.

Past Symposiums.



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