During 2015 December 8th to 9th, the 3rd“Daimler Star Education Annual Conference” was held in Chendu City by Daimler Greater China Investment Co., Ltd. There were more than 60 people attending the meeting including Daimler Greater China Investment Co., Ltd. Vice President Spicale Martin, senior manager Tian Na, manager Wang Liang, Mercedes-Benz authorized dealer representatives, BASF (China) Co., Ltd. representatives, as well as representatives from the 12 institute-enterprise cooperated institutions, including presidents and deans from different colleges, leaders and teachers involved in the project.Vice president Li Jinwei, head of academic affairs Jin Huting, automotive school executive assistant Liu Daxue, and other project team members Guo Hongwei and Huang Guochao from Zhejiang Institute of Communications also attended the conference.
The annual meeting's theme was "Build Your Dream, Light up Your Future". During the meeting, DSE manage project, and talent cultivating and demanding problems, etc. were deeply discussed. Meanwhile, Daimler Greater China Investment Co., Ltd.held a grand ceremony, in which officially handed three Mercedes-Benz training vehicles to three cooperated institutions who had just opened "Star Building Class"in September 2015,for better completing teaching tasks and higher quality talent cultivating.
In addition, a car contest named “Star Contest” was released in the meeting. Each cooperated institution should design and manufacture an electric car in half a year in 2016 to have a contest with each other, in order to improve practical abilities and comprehensive qualitiesof the students from "Star Building Class".
"Daimler Star Education Project", launched by Daimler Greater China Investment Co., Ltd. and China’s vocational institutions, aims to train high-quality talents for Mercedes-Benz aftermarket. The project uses the German "dual system" of vocational education mode, which strictly follows the principle of combining theory and practice, focuses on students’professional skills, and enhances personal abilities and overall qualities. The implementation of the project will also push forward the development of teachers’qualities. Therefore, in the future, it will deepen the Sino-German cooperation in the field of education in our institute.