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  • 11 06/2024
    ECNU launches 'AI+X' micro-majors to foster AI Talents
    ECNU has introduced the "AI+X" series of micro-majors for all undergraduate students in a bid to address the challenges of talent cultivation in the era of artificial intelligence (AI). This initiative aims to empower students from various majors to master AI tools, ultimately driving academic innovation and injecting new vitality and possibilities into research and practice across all domains....
  • 07 06/2024
    Shanghai AI-Finance School at ECNU officially unveiled and established
    On May 31, Shanghai AI-Finance School (SAIFS) was officially unveiled and established at East China Normal University (ECNU).The SAIFS is the first educational and research institute throughout the world to focus on the cross-industry intersection of AI and finance. The school has two research centers: AI-Fin (AI-Finance) Research Center and AI-PPE (AI-Philosophy, Politics and Economics) Resear...
  • 07 06/2024
    Prof. Hu Xiang’en and Prasad Bhaarat Ram give keynote lecture
    To deeply understand the concept of new productive forces, promote the digital development of education, and accelerate the digital and intelligent transformation of ECNU, a lecture: “Navigated Learning: AI for Personalized Learning” was held on the afternoon of May 29 at the Lecture Hall, Yifu Building on the Putuo Campus.Prof. Hu Xiang’en from Hong Kong Polytechnic University (HKPU) and Dr...
  • 11 12/2023
    ECNU launches ChemGPT 1.0, a large language model in the field of Chemistry
    On December 2, the Forum on Molecular Science and Health of the 2023 International Conference on the Cooperation and Integration of Industry, Education, Research and Application (Shanghai) was held at ECNU. During the forum, ECNU held a ChemGPT 1.0 press conference. Sun Zhenrong, Deputy Director of Shanghai Municipal Education Commission, Shi Guoyue, Vice President of ECNU, Prof. He Xiao, head ...
  • 26 11/2023
    Educational Large-scale Language Model EduChat reported by Nature
    Recently, the educational large-scale language model EduChat, developed by the research team from the School of Computer Science and Technology and the Shanghai Institute of Intelligent Education at ECNU, was reported in the internationally renowned journal Nature. The title of the article is "ChatGPT Enters the Classroom", which mainly explores the transformation and impact of large-scale lang...
  • 14 11/2023
    ECNU, collaborating with EUHK and HKUST, establishes the Artificial Intelligence & Future of Education Alliance
    On August 31st, a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on Cooperation was signed by ECNU, the Education University of Hong Kong (“EUHK”) and the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (“HKUST”) to jointly establish the Artificial Intelligence & Future of Education Alliance. Mei Bing, Secretary of CPC ECNU Committee, and Yuan Zhenguo, Honorary Dean of Shanghai Institute of Smart Educati...
  • 10 07/2023
    2023 WAIC Forum on Intelligent Education convened
    What can AI bring to education? At the World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC), the development of education in the future has become a major focal point.The 2023 WAIC Forum on Intelligent Education was convened at the World Expo Center on July 8th with the theme of “Leading the Learning Revolution and Creating the Future of Education”. Over 46,000 people participated in the forum bot...
  • 05 07/2023
    2023 IJCAI YES inaugurated at ECNU With Keynote Speeches about the field of AI
    4 July, the highly anticipated 2023 IJCAI YES (Young Elite Symposium) was officially opened at the Putuo Campus of ECNU in Shanghai. Zhang Ying, Vice Chairman of Shanghai Municipal Commission of Economy and Information; Professor Maria Gini, representative of IJCIAI; and Zhou Aoying Vice President of ECNU were present at the event and delivered speeches respectively. In addition, five internati...
  • 08 05/2023
    Bridging two major disciplines: AI brings significant impact in the field of education!
    On May 7, 1979, ECNU established the first formal Computer Science Department in any normal university in China. Now, 44 years later, in order to adapt to the new circumstances characterized by the rapid development of AI, give full play to the comprehensive advantages of computer science and education disciplines, and promote the cultivation of innovative talent adept at interdisciplinary rese...