A delegation composed with 8 staff from different divisions of Central Agricultural Broadcasting and Television School (CABTS) attended the 22nd Annual Conference of Asian Association of Open University (AAOU). The delegation was headed by Ms. Li Fanghong, Vice Division Director of International Cooperation, CABTS.
The AAOU conference, hosted by Tianjin Radio and Television University attracted more than 500 delegates from 21 countries and regions around the world. The theme of this event is 'The New Development, New Trends and New Missions of Open and Distance Education in Asia and the World', the delegates generalized systematically and exhibited intensively from the following six basic aspects: culture,system,technique resource quality and service.
The academic activities including keynote speech, conference exchange speeches, parallel seminars and Awards Presentation. 262 papers were submitted to the conference from China and overseas. Four papers from CABTS titled with 'Study on Development and Application of TV Programs in Rural Distance Education', 'Sustainable Development System and Mechanism of Rural Distance Education in China', 'Implementing Rural Distance Education in China Focused on Farmers' Demand' and 'The Supplementary Role of Science and Technology Training for Farmers Magazine for Distance Learners in Rural Area', and first two were presented at Parallel Paper Presentations in English session.
The 23rd AAOU Annual Conference will be held in Tehran, Iran.