Yidan Prize Summit to develop education for equipping new generation

FE Online Desk | Published: December 12, 2017 12:19:49 | Updated: December 13, 2017 16:46:14


Dr Charles Chen Yidan

Yidan Prize presents the inaugural Yidan Prize Summit to navigate effective ways to develop education for impelling mankind into an era of human-machine inter reliance to equip the new generation.

The summit brings together more than 350 global leaders including business leaders, policy makers, and senior representatives from multilaterals, NGOs and academia to discuss how to respond to the inevitable challenges in an innovative approach.

The inaugural laureates were awarded and each receives a gold medal from The Honorable Mrs Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.

Through a series of initiatives, the prize serves to provide a platform that allows the global community to engage in conversation around education and to play a role in education philanthropy. For more information, www.yidanprize.org.

The inaugural laureates of the Yidan Prize were awarded and each received a gold medal from Mrs Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, GBM, GBS, at the Yidan Prize award presentation on December 10.

The Yidan Prize is founded by Dr Charles Chen Yidan, the core founder of Tencent Holdings Limited. The Prize aims to recognize and support change makers for their most forward looking innovation for sustainable impacts on education systems for a better future.

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