British Chamber of Commerce in China

The British Chamber of Commerce in China is based in Beijing and we are a membership organisation for British business focused on boosting UK-China trade and investment. We operate as an independent, not-for-profit organisation with a strong and diverse membership. With over two decades’ worth of business experience in China, we provide intelligence, advice, and networking opportunities for our members, helping their business grow in one of the world’s fastest growing markets.

https://www.britishchamber.cn

Event Overview

BritCham Beijing is hosting 'The Future of Education' series of webinars on every Thursday in October (except the 8th). The series includes the extremely topical themes of 'The Future of Edtech, AI and Ethics', 'The Future of Chinese Students to the UK' and 'The Future of Teacher Training in China'. Each session will be only one hour long but to keep things engaging, memorable and practical.


Get your tickets now! They are complimentary for BritCham members, 80RMB for one webinar for non-members or 180RMB for all three webinars in the series.

Week 1

15th October:

The Future of…

Edtech, AI and Ethics


Covid-19 has accelerated the adoption of technology to improve education but questions remain about the impact, the ethics and the role that AI will increasingly play. Join us to understand how academic and corporate visionaries are innovating, what the biggest oppotunities and major concerns in China the UK are, and the virtual and offline spaces between them.


12PM UK Time

7PM China Time


Partner: Ladies who Tech


Format:

8-minute talks

36-minute panel

(60 minutes Total)

Week 2






22nd October:

The Future of…

Chinese Students to the UK


According to Chinese Government figures, the total number of Chinese students studying in the UK is now more than 220,000. This engaging one hour webinar will look at changes in numbers in the future, factors affecting study choices, how Chinese students and the education sector are changing and what the UK needs to do to continue to be the top destination for Chinese student.


9AM UK Time

4PM China Time


Format:

5-minute talks 

20-minute Q&A

(60 minutes Total)

Week 3

29th October:

The Future of...

Teacher Training in China


In the recent British Chamber position paper, teacher training topped almost every roundtable as the number one growth area for UK education in China. This insightful webinar will look at a state of the sector and the key trends that will drive teacher training in China, from the short-term to the long-term.

 

9AM UK Time

4PM China Time

 

Format:

Venture Intro (10 minutes)

Trends (30 minutes)

Q&A (20 minutes)

Total 60 minutes

The Future of… Edtech, AI and Ethics

Tuesday 15th Oct (Zoom link will be provided nearer this date)

Note:
If you are a member of British Chamber Shanghai, Guangdong or Southwest China, please email cathy.tian@britishchamber.cn to register, stating the which chapter you are a member of. Thank you.

Member PriceFree
Public PriceRMB 80

The Future of… Chinese Students to the UK

Tuesday 22nd Oct (Zoom link will be provided nearer this date)

Note:
If you are a member of British Chamber Shanghai, Guangdong or Southwest China, please email cathy.tian@britishchamber.cn to register, stating the which chapter you are a member of. Thank you.

Member PriceFree
Public PriceRMB 80

The Future of… Teacher Training in China

Tuesday 29th Oct (Zoom link will be provided nearer this date)

Note:
If you are a member of British Chamber Shanghai, Guangdong or Southwest China, please email cathy.tian@britishchamber.cn to register, stating the which chapter you are a member of. Thank you.

Member PriceFree
Public PriceRMB 80

Tickets to All Three Events

Note:
If you are a member of British Chamber Shanghai, Guangdong or Southwest China, please email cathy.tian@britishchamber.cn to register, stating the which chapter you are a member of. Thank you.

Member PriceFree
Public PriceRMB 180

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