• On December 7, 2015

    the Smart Learning Institute of Beijing Normal University held the first annual meeting successfully.

  • On October 26, 2015

    two newly established research centers: Educational Robot Engineering Center and ICT Instruction Research Center were unveiled at the NetDragon Headquarter in Changle.

  • On September 20, 2015

    the institute published the first authoritative report on the interpretation of smart learning in China: White Paper:Smart Learning Environments in China 2015.

  • On August 12, 2015

    the institute set up a smart education experiment area in Fuquan city, Qiannan, Guizhou province and organized the seminar of highly balanced development of education among regions.

  • On April 30, 2015

    the institute held “The Construction of Smart Education Demonstration Area High-end meeting” in Heping district, Tianjin.

  • On March 18, 2015

    Smart Learning Institute of Beijing Normal University was founded.

  • During December 9th to December 10th, 2016

    SLIBNU hosted “2016 Design · Computing · Innovative Thinking Education Summit” and released 2016 Report of the Cyberlearning Products Development Index in China.

  • On October 13, 2016

    the Smart Learning Institute of Beijing Normal University held the second annual meeting successfully.

  • On September 10, 2016

    Educational Robots White Paper 2016: The Global Development was published.

  • On May 29, 2016

    2016 Index Report of Smart Learning Environments in Chinese Cities was released.

  • On May 29, 2016

    the institute published White Paper: Construction and Development of MOOCs in China and held "Smart Learning Computing Engine" and "2016 Beijing Normal University Smart Learning and VR Application in Education” academic week, released and experienced the achievements of collaborative and innovative products of IUR, and held series of academic discussion activities.

  • On February 27, 2016

    the institute held the “VR in IUR ” salon.

  • From January 14 to16, 2016

    the institute successfully held the “2016 US-China Smart Education Conference”.

  • On January 14, 2016

    the institute released The 2016 NMC Technology Outlook for Chinese K-12 Education: A Horizon Project Regional Report.

  • During December 18th to December 22th, 2017

    SLIBNU hosted The Belt & Road Open Education Learning Week

  • On November 3rd, 2017

    "Educational Robot Summit Forum" was successfully held in Nanjing.

  • During September 27th to September 29th, 2017

    Enhancing Teachers’ ICT Competency by harnessing Open Educational Resources Seminar was jointly hosted by SLIBNU and UNESCO International Research and Training Centre for Rural Education (INRULED) in eLearning Africa 2017 in Mauritius, Africa.

  • On July 17th, 2017

    SLIBNU and UNESCO INRULED jointly organized “the Forum on Education and Rural Development”.

  • On May 25th, 2017

    SLIBNU and China Association of Higher Education (CAHE) co-hosted “Smart Learning and Open Educational Resources (OER) Forum” in Shenyang, and released White Paper: Smart Learning Environment China 2016.

  • During May 19th to 20th, 2017

    SLIBNU and National Research University - Higher School of Economics Saint Petersburg jointly organized the 4th International Seminar on “Education and Global Cities: Smart Learning in Global Universities” in St. Petersburg, Russia.

  • On April 28th, 2017

    SLIBNU was awarded TICL Outstanding Early Career Researcher Award by AERA of the US. Beijing Normal University (BNU), North Texas University (NTU) and East China Normal University (ECNU) were jointly awarded, and it was conferred to Dean Ronghuai Huang and the international experts like J. Michael Spector and Kinshuk, etc.

  • On April 22nd, 2017

    SLIBNU and School of Journalism and Communication, Shaanxi Normal University co-organized Cultural and Educational High-end Forum under The Belt & Road Initiative in Xi’an.

  • During March 18rd to March 24th, 2018

    SLIBNU hosted 2017 BNU Smart Learning and Artificial Intelligence Academic Week.

  • During March 18rd to March 20th, 2018

    SLIBNU hosted the Second US-China Smart Education Conference, and released 2017 NMC Technology Outlook for Chinese Higher Education: A Horizon Project Regional Report.

  • During January 13th to January 15th, 2017

    SLIBNU, Harvard Graduate School of Education(HGSE) and Fujian Visual Reality Industrial Base, People’s republic of China, jointly organized “the International Symposium on 2017 Immersive Learning and VR Education Application” at Harvard University, Boston, USA.

  • On January 4th, 2017

    SLIBNU hosted “Smart Learning Academic Salon: Virtual Reality and Education”.

  • On December 13th, 2018

    SLIBNU hosted STEM Instruction Research and Innovation Seminar.

  • During December 10th to December 15th, 2018

    SLIBNU organized 2018 BNU Winter Training Program for Belt & Road Countries with the theme of “Future Education in China: Innovation, Design, and Technology.”

  • On December 9th, 2018

    SLIBNU hosted the 3rd Design, Computing and Innovative Thinking Education Forum in Beijing National Convention Center.

  • During November 26th to November 30th, 2018

    SLIBNU hosted “Smart Education” Webinar.

  • On November 7th, 2018

    SLIBNU hosted “Artificial Intelligence and Education Transformation: Robot Education at Home and Abroad Seminar”.

  • On October 18th, 2018

    “International Forum on Transforming Education through Artificial Intelligence” was held smoothly.

  • In September, 2018

    “Design and Learning” joint course in Colleges and Universities began.

  • During September 25th to September 28th, 2018

    SLIBNU hosted the “Smart Education” Webinar with the theme of “How will Emerging IT Reshape Learning and Industry”.

  • On September 14th, 2018

    “Artificial Intelligence Laboratory in Xiong’an New Area” was founded.

  • During September 4th to September 6th, 2018

    SLIBNU hosted “The 11th International Cognitive Load Theory Conference (ICLTC 2018)”.

  • On September 1st, 2018

    SLIBNU hosted “Academic Salon: Intelligent Technology Supported Learning Environment and Application”.

  • On August 30th, 2018

    Dean Ronghuai Huang attended 2018 Dujiangyan International Forum.

  • During August 16th to August 18th, 2018

    Dean Ronghuai Huang attended 2018 International Conference for Media in Education.

  • On July 18th, 2018

    SLIBNU hosted “Academic Salon: Artificial Intelligence and Education”.

  • During July 14th to July 19th, 2018

    Dean Dejian Liu and his team visited Serbia.

  • On July 9th, 2018

    Co-Dean and his team went to India to attend the 18th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies (ICALT 2018).

  • During June 27th to July 1st, 2018

    Dean Ronghuai Huang and his team participated in Festival of Learning & the 19th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Education.

  • During June 27th to June 29th, 2018

    SLIBNU hosted the “Smart Education” Webinar on the theme of “Open Education and Future Creators in the Intelligent Era”.

  • On June 7th, 2018

    2017-2018ME310 Global Course was rounded off in Stanford University, USA.

  • On May 30th, 2018

    SLIBNU hosted “Education Development in Xiong’an New Area Forum”.

  • On May 29th, 2018

    the memorandum of cooperation for “Education Informatization Partnership Program” was formally signed.

  • On May 29th, 2018

    Co-Dean and his team visited USA for exchanges.

  • During April and May, 2018

    SLIBNU hosted a series of training courses on “Innovation Design Methodology”.

  • On April 23rd, 2018

    Netdragon sponsored “The Digital Maritime Silk Road Sub-Forum of the First Digital China Summit”

  • During March 26th to March 30th, 2018

    Dean Ronghuai Huang participated in 2018 Mobile Learning Week in Paris, France.

  • During March 21st to March 25th, 2018

    SLIBNU hosted the Innovation, Design and Learning Webinar.

  • During March 18th to March 20th, 2018

    SLIBNU hosted the Third US-China Smart Education Conference” convened at Beijing International Conference Center and released 2018 Technology Outlook for Chinese Vocational Education: A Horizon Project Report.

  • On February 10th, 2018

    SLIBNU held Education Development Planning Expert Seminar in Pinggu Strict, Beijing.

  • On February 8th, 2018

    SLIBNU began to prepare for Smart Education Planning of Xiong’an New Area.

  • During January 18th to January 24th, 2018

    SLIBNU hosted “Powering the Future and Improving the Quality—iSTEM Camp 2018”.

  • During January 3rd to January 7th, 2018

    SLIBNU hosted “Smart Learning & Innovative Design Week”.

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    On December 28, 2019

                

    Institute launches 2019 Global Competition on Design for Future Education Final.

             
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    On December 27, 2019

                

    “Young Artificial Intelligence Innovation Initiatives” of Beijing Normal University was Launched.

             
  •             

    On December 27, 2019

                

    “Young Artificial Intelligence Innovation Initiatives” of Beijing Normal University was Launched.

             
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    During December 27th to December 30th, 2019

             

    Institute launches the fourth design, computing and innovative thinking cultivating forum.

             
  •             

    During December 13th to December 15th, 2019

             

    Dean Huang was invited to the ICTA 2019 and delivered a keynote speech.

             
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    During November 22th to November 24th, 2019

             

    2019 Global Competition on Design for Future Education was Opened.

             
  •             

    On October 8, 2019

                

    Co-deans were invited to the Fourth China-CEEC Conference on Innovation Cooperation.

             
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    On September 4, 2019

                

    The international course “Cognitive Science, Psychology Science, Computer Science” was launched by SLIBNU.

             
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    On August 23, 2019

                

    SLIBNU andNEL4CIT jointly released the Educational Robots White Paper 2019: The Global Development at the World Robotics Conference.

             
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    On August 8, 2019

                

    Dean Huang was invited to the SEAMEO CDM 2019 held in Bangkok.

             
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    On August 2, 2019

                

    The forum on system, policy andethics of AI education was successfully held.

             
  •             

    During July 15th to July 21th, 2019

             

    BNU hold Summer training program for the Belt & Road.

             
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    During July 15th to July 18th, 2019

             

    Dean Huang was invited to IEEE ICALT2019 held in Maceió, Brazil.

             
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    On June 27,2019

                

    the Department of Science and Technology of the ministry of education held project closing conference of “the Strategy for Smart Education Plan in Xiong’an New Area” in Xiong’an new area.

             
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    On June 11, 2019

                

    The Technical Committee of Innovation Alliance for Virtual Simulation Experiment Teaching was Established.

             
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    During July 10th to July 12th, 2019

             

    The VR Design and Production Competition of the National Vocational Students Skills Competition was hosted by Elernity Educational Technology Co. in Fuzhou.

             
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    On May 24, 2019

                

    Dean Huang was invited to the 3rd Global AI+ Adaptive Education Summit.

             
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    On May 14, 2019

                

    Smart Learning Institute of Beijing Normal University (SLIBNU) and Beijing Design Society jointly held the “Design Education” seminar.

             
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    On April 25, 2019

                

    Dean Huang was invited to the NTU-EON Reality Future of Education Global Summit.

             
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    During April to June, 2019

                

    Institute launches basic education quality improvement and innovation project in 1ingyang: Serial sctivities for smart campus projects.

             
  •             

    During mid-April and mid-June, 2019

                

    Institute launches the sixth and seventh“smart education” webinar.

             
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    On March 21, 2019

                

    Dean Huang Visited CREATE for STEM Institute of Michigan State University.

             
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    During March 18th to March 20th, 2019

             

    The Institute held the Fourth US-China Smart Education Conference in Denton, USA.

             
  •             

    During March 18th to March 20th, 2019

             

    The Institute held the Fourth US-China Smart Education Conference in Denton, USA.

             
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    On March 9, 2019

                

    Dean Huang was Invited to attend UNESCO Mobile Learning Week at Paris Headquarters.

             
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    On March 8, 2019

                

    Dean Huang was invited to “E-records of the two Sessions” hosted by China Education Press Agency.

             
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    During February 25th to February 26th, 2019

             

    Dean Huang was invited to the International Conference on Collective Action for Knowledge Economy with Technology (CAKE-TECH) in Allama lqbal Open University.

             
  • December 29th, 2020

    Dean Huang attended China Urban Digital Economy Forum.

  • December 18th, 2020

    Dean Huang was invited to attend Future School Ecology Conference.

  • December 9th to 11th , 2020

    Dean Huang was invited to attend the Global Mooc Conference.

  • December 6th to 7th, 2020

    Dean Huang attended the “2020 International Conference on AI and the Futures of Education”

  • December 6th , 2020

    2020 China Future Education Summit Forum

  • December 3rd , 2020

    International Webinar on “The Future of Education in the Post-COVID-19 Era in China and Central Eastern Europe Countries"

  • December 1st to December 2nd , 2020

    Dean Huang was invited to attend the eSTARS 2020 International Science Conference.

  • November 29th to December 5th , 2020

    SLIBNU and International Society for Technology in Education(ISTE) jointly held an online forum at ISTE20.

  • November 29th, 2020

    "Design·Inclusive Education: Challenges, Opportunities and Prospects" International Forum.

  • November 23rd , 2020

    Dean Huang was invited to attend the"World Internet Conference - Internet Development Forum"and was interviewed by CCTV reporter.

  • September 22nd to 24th , 2020

    Special Training of Ministry of Education on Educational Informatization for Primary and Secondary School Principals (Qinhuangdao, Hebei and Rongshui, Guangxi)

  • August 20th to 22nd , 2020

    2020 Global Smart Education Conference

  • August, 2020

    Interactive Book on Artificial Intelligence to Combat Pandemics Vivid Stories in Prevention and Control of COVID-19 was released.

  • July 21st -22nd, 2020

    Leaders in SLI were invited to attend the online seminar on “Smart campus” and “Smart classroom” construction in Xiong’an New Area

  • July 17th, 2020

    Dean Huang was invited to attend the seminar on "Education Thinking and Sharing ·Online Education Development Countermeasures" on the Education Channel of People's Daily Online.

  • July 7th , 2020

    Launching of Online and Distance Learning Course for African Teachers (ODLTA)

  • June 23rd, 2020

    Dean Huang was invited to attend the online seminar"Creating a New Ecology of Smart Education"

  • June 9th, 2020

    Beijing Municipal Education Commission and SLIBNU jointly held a special topic seminar about the 14th Five-Year Development Plan of Beijing Education Informatization.

  • June, 2020

    SLIBNU released the handbook entitled Personal Data and Privacy Protection in Online Learning: Guidance for Students, Teachers and Parents.

  • May to June,2020

    International Webinar on “Futures of Education from Students’ Perspectives”

  • May 29th, 2020

    SLIBNU and the Public Service Bureau of the Management Committee in Xiong’an New Area jointly held a seminar entitled “Education Application of Blockchain Technology in Xiong’an New Area”.

  • May 20th, 2020

    SLIBNU and Beijing Municipal Education Commission jointly held the compiling meeting of 14th Five-Year Development Plan of Beijing Education Informatization.

  • May, 2020

    Guidance on Open Educational Practices during School Closure: Utilizing OER in COVID-19 Pandemic in line with UNESCO OER Recommendation was released.

  • April 26th, 2020

    Dean Huang was invited to attend the cloud forum of "Teaching Innovation in Basic Education: From Online Teaching to Mixed Teaching".

  • April 23rd, 2020

    Dean Huang was invited to lecture an online open course of "14th Five-Year" Educational Planning.

  • April 9th,2020

    Dean Huang was invited to HUAWEI Global Summit of Science and Technology Protect Life.

  • April, 2020

    Guidance on Active Learning at Home during Educational Disruption: Promoting Student’s Self-regulation Skills in COVID-19 Outbreak, Guidance on Flexible Learning during Campus Closures: Ensuring Course Quality of Higher Education in COVID-19 Outbreak were released.

  • March to April, 2020

    Dean Huang was invited to attend UNESCO Webinars on Education Equity, International Cooperation, Learning Cities and other related topics during COVID-19 Pandemic.

  • March 27th,2020

    SLIBNU held an international webinar on Active Learning at Home during Educational Disruption, and a sharing forum on working experience of “Disrupted Classes, Undisrupted Learning’” in Xiong'an New Area during COVID-19 Pandemic.

  • March, 2020

    Scopus database embodied Smart Learning Environment series.

  • February to March,2020

    Non-profit live classes in Yuanzhuo Project broadcasted successfully.

  • February 27th,2020

    SLIBNU, National Engineering Laboratory for Cyberlearning and Intelligent Technology and BNU Education Group jointly held the "Online education of supporting ‘Disrupted Classes, Undisrupted Learning’” webinar.

  • February 19th,2020

    Webinar on First-line demand and implementation of online education during COVID-19 Pandemic

  • February 16th,2020

    Dean Huang participated in the live broadcast of the online teaching ability improvement training project for basic education teachers in Beijing Normal University.

  • February 8th,2020

    SLIBNU, National Engineering Laboratory for Cyberlearning and Intelligent Technology, UNESCO IITE jointly held a webinar on "Using Artificial Intelligence and Cyberlearning to support ‘Disrupted Classes, Undisrupted Learning’”.

  • February 8th,2020

    The Coronavirus Protection Handbook (Multi-language versions) was released.