International Forum on ICT and Education 2030

When, local time: 
Monday, 10 July 2017 - 9:00am to Tuesday, 11 July 2017 - 7:00pm
Where: 
China, Qingdao
Type of Event: 
Category 7-Seminar and Workshop

The event will convene senior government officials, senior representatives of international organizations, executives of ICT companies, researchers and practitioners. It seeks to reaffirm the commitments made in the ‘Qingdao Declaration’ and reinforce the inter-sectoral and multi-stakeholder platform that was fostered during the Conference in 2015.

It will also work to deepen North-South knowledge exchange, facilitate the design of cooperation strategies, and outline action plans to scale up the digital innovations and capitalize on best practices that accelerate progress towards Education 2030.

The Forum is organized by UNESCO and the Government of the People’s Republic of China, as a follow-up to the UNESCO International Conference on ICT and Post-2015 Education held in 2015, also in Qingdao.