The IVEITA (International Vocational Education and Industry Training Association) symposium will develop strength and depth in its research capability in vocational education and industry training cultivating an environment where significant research advances will be made.
Fostering collaborative partnerships with the international TVET research community
To enable the achievement of excellence by the research community, IVEITA symposium will:
- Foster collaborative partnerships with the international research community to establish a culture of high achievement
- Develop a strong technical and administrative infrastructure for interdisciplinary research in vocational education and industry training
- Strategically promote promising research and researchers in vocational education and industry training
- Broadens awareness of the value of vocational education and industry training research
The symposium will be an innovative Hub & Node physical and virtual conference. The symposium aims to bring together industry and educational leaders, politicians and government agencies, practitioners and learners in vocational education and industry training to share their experiences, strengthen international collaboration and plan the development of future initiatives and projects.
In the post Covid 19 environment, full of uncertainty, TVET institutions are establishing international networks to facilitate knowledge exchange and collaboration between people, industry, communities, and institutions with the aim of creating new modes of delivery, within new contexts and creative ecosystems. Both established and developing nations want to emerge stronger from the current Covid 19 crisis by learning from their experiences. They are evaluating projects and ideas that will generate a clear, resolute, motivating message of confidence to all their stakeholders.
The Second International Vocational Education and Industry Training Association Symposium provides the opportunity for industry and educational leaders, politicians and government agencies, practitioners and learners in vocational education and industry training to share information on initiatives that are driving innovation and generating creative ecosystems where entrepreneurship is encouraged and innovative projects flourish.
16th November 2021
Xianyang, Shaanxi, Xian 712000, China
How to participate online:
Register here for the zoom webinar
Host / Organisators:
Shaanxi Polytechnic Institute
Founded in 1950, Shaanxi Polytechnic Institute (SXPI) is the leading government technical and vocational education and training college in China. SXPI is located in Xi’an, the provincial capital of Shaanxi, Xi’an is an ancient city with over 3000 years history and 10 million habitants. SXPI is the only TVET institution in North-Western China to be awarded an A level TVET institution by the Ministry of Education and Ministry of Finance in 2019. In whole China, there is only ten A level TVET institutions, the highest level in TVET ranking.
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