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[Competition] 2020 Global Competition on Design for Future Education (GCD4FE) is open to REGISTER!


The 2020 Global Competition on Design for Future Education (GCD4FE) is open to REGISTER! This competition will continue to provide interactive opportunities for interdisciplinary and cross-nationality learning and sharing. The competition will be held online in the form of "cloud design" to gather innovative ideas on future education from different universities and various professional fields worldwide, promoting academic exchanges among universities, improving students' communication skills and creating space-crossing practical opportunities.

The GCD4FE is a new event to challenge creativity and cooperation capacity of students. The competition applies the form of promotion in rank. According to the proposition of the competition, with the limit of deadline and the guidance of supervisors who are in areas of education, design and computer science, all the team will analyze various designing factors from the perspective of initial demands, such as objective users, relative groups, competitors, applying scenarios, etc., and continuously select, modify and optimize their design, plan and make prototypes. Through the combination of different dimensions and methods, the teams are expected to offer an organized mindset structure for provoking designing thoughts and analysis, and finally to demonstrate a complete set of design plans and prototypes of products.

In 2018, the Competition was held in Zhongguancun Mooc Times Building. More than 50 students from about ten universities and colleges participated in it, and designed their works of future education in team. In 2019, the competition was held simultaneously in China, Serbia and Tunisia. Nearly 1000 contestants from the three countries signed up. For the Chinese division, the participants have covered more than 10 vocational colleges and 31 universities in 16 provinces and cities.