2022 China – New Zealand Higher Vocational Education Summit

Wednesday 14, Thursday 15 September

APAC TVET Forum 2022 brings together a discussion across the APAC region with headlining speakers – educators and employers and governments – that collectively support TVETs.

As part of the APAC TVET Forum, the China-New Zealand Higher Vocational Education Summit takes place on 14, 15 September


  • CHEN Dali Deputy Director General – Department of International Cooperation and Exchanges, Chinese Ministry of Education 
  • QIN Qingsong President – Qingdao Technical College 
  • LIANG Kedong President – Jinhua Polytechnic
  • PANG Yang Deputy Director – Qingdao Vocational & Technical College of Hotel Management 
  • WANG Jinsheng Party Secretary – Qingdao Technical College 
  • Karyn Madden Programme Lead/ School of Nursing – Southern Institute of Technology          

Speaker topics include

  • Meeting Learner Needs
  • Work based learning
  • Greenskills
  • Digital and Remote Learning

All sessions within the China - New Zealand HVE Summit along with Forum keynotes and plenaries will offer simultaneous interpreting in Mandarin

Text-based chat and discussion networking tools in the virtual environment are also multilingual. The platform automatically translates messages and discussion chats to the chosen language
of the recipient. 28 languages are available, including Asian regional languages. This will allow for instant communication across language barriers, to facilitate more effective networking in the virtual environment. The event schedule will be available in Mandarin.