Opening  Ceremony



Opening ceremony panel of dignitaries prepare for the beginning of the Symposium.


visit to BeijingOver 150 delegates from all over China and abroad participated in the Symposium.


visit to BeijingAnother view of delegates.

Welcome Remarks
Professor HU Dongcheng

Vice Chairman, University Council; Vice Director, Leading Group for Poverty Alleviation through Education; Dean, School of Continuing Education, Tsinghua University


Welcome Remarks
Professor XIE Weihe

Vice President, Tsinghua University


Keynote Address
Madam WU Qidi

Vice Minister, Ministry of Education, China


Welcome Remarks
Mr. TAN Weiping

Vice Division Director, Department of External Cooperation, State Council Leading Group Office of Poverty Alleviation and Development, China


Welcome Remarks
Mr. Philip Karp

Coordinator, East Asia and Pacific Region,
China Program, World Bank


Welcome Remarks
Dr. Peter CC Wang

President and Founder, Wang Foundation