On Mar.31, funding application evaluation and consultation conference about The Project Of Constructing National Engineering Laboratory for Big Data Application in Education was held in CCNU. Huang Xiaomei, the Party Committee Secretary of CCNU, Yang Zongkai, the President of CCNU as well as the leaders from relevant departments attended the meeting. The whole advisory panel was made up of experts and scholars from universities and scientific institutions like Wuhan University, Beijing Normal University, Zhejiang Development &Planning Institute and Zhejiang University of Technology.
At the beginning of this conference, Mr. Liu Sannvya, standing vice minister of National Engineering Research Center for E-Learning, made a detailed introduction of the Project Of Constructing National Engineering Laboratory for Big Data Application in Education in CCNU with regard to the background, basic conditions, content, scale and operating mechanism of the project construction.
In the section of evaluation and suggestion, d Prof. Huang Ronghuai, dean of Smart Learning Institute of Beijing Normal University evaluated the scheme from three aspects: Academic logic, technical logic and construction logic. Prof. Zhao Xinjian, the dean of Information Center of Zhejiang University of Technology advised that we not only improve the detailed report about platform technology investment, but also focus more on construction of platform safety mechanism to ensure the long-term development of this platform. What’s more, Prof. Peng Zhiyong, the vice dean of Computer School of Wuhan University, suggested that much importance should be attached to platform management, selection and training of professional talents.
According to Ms. Huang Xiaomei, the meeting is of great significance because experts delivered pertinent suggestions about the technology as well as operation and management of the mechanism, which can be extremely beneficial to laboratory construction in the future. She also mentioned that the laboratory is an achievement of epitomizing information construction in CCNU. For future construction, the project committee will revise the texts in accordance with the opinions of experts, highlight the institution-building and deal with the relationship with other subjects and institutes to make sure that the policies will be implemented well.