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The Positive Education Summit in China

  • Coli Hotel Shenzhen Exibition and Conference Centre Shenzhen China (map)

The Positive Education Summit in China on Friday, August 25 will host 1,000 senior education leaders and practitioners from schools and universities in Shenzhen, Hong Kong and across mainland China. The most authoritative, local and global, education leaders and experts, in this field will come together to examine how China can implement and benefit from its introduction. 

Speakers Include:

  • Sir Anthony Seldon, Vice-Chancellor, University of Buckingham
  • Kaiping Peng, Professor, Tsinghua University
  • Dr. Christina Maslach, Professor, University of California, Berkeley
  • Dr. Nansook Park, Professor, Michigan University
  • Paul Rozin, Professor, University of Pennsylvania
  • Dr. Philip Zimbardo, Professor, Stanford University
  • Dr. Ger Graus OBE, Director of Education at KidZania

Topics Include:

  • Corporate culture based on the values of Positive Psychology and Positive Education
  • Building a dynamic workforce for the future
  • Embedding education systems with life skills like grit, resilience and growth mindset 
  • Enabling teachers and students to combat burnout and stress


Program for the 25th available Below:

9:00-9.20| Opening Ceremony | Speaker Kaiping Peng | Main Conference Room 

9.20-9.50| Photo Group | Secretariat | Main Conference Room 

9.50-10.00| Tea Break 

10.00-10.45| Keynote speech on Positive Education | Nainsook Pak 

10.45-11.15 | Guest Speech 

11.15-12.00 | Keynote Speech on Positive Education | Dr Abdullah Al Karam

Positive Education Sub Forums and Lunch

14.00-16.45 |Break Out Session | Positive Education Primary and Secondary

14.00-16.45 |Break Out Session | Happy Dubai Forum 

16.45-17.00 |Tea Break 

17.00-17.45 | Guest Speech: Higher Education in Positive Education | Anthony Seldon 

17.45-18.00 |Closing Speech | Kaiping Peng

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