Science Education and Human’s Future

I. Name of the Forum:
Science Education and Human’s Future

II. Organizer:
Chinese Academy of Sciences(CAS)
University of Science and Technology of China(USTC)

III. Importance and Core Issues:
The sub-conference “Science Education and Human’s Future” matches the topic of the World Conference on Science Literature, focuses on the view of human’s future, and discusses the great missions of Science Education, Science Communication and the Public Scientific Literature all over the world.
This sub-conference (or division) will focus on three key topics as the following:
(1) Recalling the new model of science education to face the human’s future by the universities and institutions all over the world;
(2) Promoting the global sharing resources and standards on the science education and the public science communication;
(3) Pushing more communication on the ideas and experiences of science education with the colleagues all over the world in future.
Duration:   9:20-12:00 18th September, 2018
Venue: Conference Room 403, China National Convention Center Grand Hotel

Time

Speaker

Title

9:20-9:30

Dr. Yan JIANG

CEO, CNC, Xinhua News Agency, China

Openning and Introduction

9:30-9:50

Prof. Dr. Ingolf Hertel
Honorary Professor of Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin and Potsdam University

Potential and challenges for MINT Education in Germany

9:50-10:10

Prof. Dr. Daniel Hanus

Assoc. Professor, President of the Czech Association of Scientific and Technical Societies

Engineering Education in Europe – New Paradigm

10:10-10:30

Prof. Dr. Sirkka Heinonen

Director, Helsinki Office of Finland Futures Research Center, University of Turku

Futures education for creating better human futures - case of science communication through scenarios

10:30-10:50

Mr. Dr. Lloyd Pinas

Former Ambassador of Suriname to China

Policy Advisor of the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Suriname

Global Science Education and Multiculturalism

10:50-11:10

Mr. Chuanjie GUO

Former Deputy Secretary of the Party Committee of Chinese Academy of Sciences(CAS)

Former Chairman of University of Science and Technology of China (USTC)

Founder Director, Science Communication Research Center (SCRC) at USTC

Are Good Scientific Research Resources Certainly Good Educational Resources?

11:10-11:30

Mr. Dejin ZHOU

Director, Bureau of Science Communication, CAS

The Basis and Future for Science Education in Chinese Academy of Sciences(CAS)

11:30-11:50

Prof. Shukun TANG

Director, Science Communication Research Center, USTC

When Science Education Faces to the Developing Demand of the Public in the Future

11:50-11:55

Dr. Yan JIANG

CEO, CNC, Xinhua News Agency, China

Ending and Conclusions

11:55-12:00

Prof. Dr. Jianxun (Jackson) CHU

Vice-Director, Science Communication Research Center, USTC

Vice-Dean, School of Public Affairs, USTC

Notice: Photo Together



IV. Guest Speakers:
Prof. Dr. Ingolf Volker Hertel

Member of the Berlin-Brandenburg-Academy of Science and Humanities (BBAW),
Hon. Professor at Humboldt University (HU) zu Berlin, and Director emeritus of  Max Born Institute (MBI) for Short Pulse Spectroscopy & Nonlinear Optics, Berlin

Dr. Ing. Daniel Hanus, EUR ING, AFAIAA

President of the Czech Association of Scientific and Technical Societies
President of the Czech Aerospace Society

Prof. Sirkka Heinonen

University of Turku, Finland Futures Research Center, Member of “Rome Club” for futurist.
Member of the editorial board of Futures, FUTURA, European Journal of Futures Research, World Future Review, as well as Futures and Foresight Science.

Mr. Dr. Lloyd Pinas

Former Ambassador of Suriname to China
Policy Advisor of the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Suriname. Now he is the founder of the National Diplomacy Academy of Suriname.

Mr. GUO Chuanjie

Former Head of the Chinese Academy of Sciences(CAS) and the University of Science and Technology of China (USTC)
Founder Director, the Science Communication Research Center (SCRC) at USTC

Mr. ZHOU Dejin

Director, Bureau of Science Communication, CAS. Former Director of Bureau of the Academicians of CAS.

Prof. TANG Shukun

Director, the Science Communication Research Center, Dept. of Sci-Tech Communication and Policy, USTC. Vice-Chair, the Popularization of Science Writers Association of China.

Dr. JIANG Yan

CEO, CNC, Xinhua News Agency, China
Former Vice-Director, Dept. of International News, and also the Vice-Director, General Division in Europe, Xinhua News Agency

Prof. Dr. CHU Jianxun (Jackson)

Vice-Director, the Science Communication Research Center, USTC
Vice-Dean, School of Public Affairs, USTC

V.Contact
Prof. Dr. CHU Jianxun (Jackson) chujx@ustc.edu.cn  WeChat: chuchu-ustc