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SNEAK PEEK | GSS2022 Masterclasses


The 2022 Tsinghua Global Summer School will be held from July 4 to July 10, themed A Healthy Planet for Sustainable Development. There will be more than 1,000 outstanding young students from all over the world participating in the courses online.


This Year, we have invited distinguished professors and experts from different schools and institutions of Tsinghua University to share their frontier insights with our GSS participants. GSS Masterclasses will be broadcasted live both on GSS official website and XuetangX.


Please stay tuned!


                          GSS2022 Masterclasses Schedule

Day   1

July   4







Masterclass 1: The Chinese Economy: Prosperity and Prospects

Speaker: Professor LI Jinliang, Dean of International Affairs, Tsinghua University




Masterclass 2: Sustainable Design and Creative Thinking

Speaker: Professor LIU Xin, Academy of Arts & Design, Tsinghua   University. Deputy Director of Industrial Design Department, Director of the   Eco-Design Research Institute, Coordinator of Design for Social Innovation and Sustainability (DESIS) Lab Tsinghua University

Day   2

July   5





Masterclass 3: From Superman   to the common man: A Sustainable Approach of Beijing 2022"

Speaker: Professor ZHANG Li, Dean of School of Architecture; Vice Principal   in Architectural Design and Research Institute (THADI), Tsinghua University

Day   3

July   6




Masterclass 4: TBD

Speaker: Professor   JIANG Xiaojuan, Former Dean at the School of Public Policy and Management of Tsinghua   University; Member of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress   and Vice Chairperson of the Committee of Social Construction of the National People’s   Congress

Day   4

July   7





Masterclass 5: Tsinghua University   and Sustainable Development

Speaker: Professor ZHU Xufeng, Executive Dean of the School of Public Policy   and Management, Tsinghua University; Executive Director of the Institute for Sustainable   Development Goals, Tsinghua University




Masterclass 6: Global Transition   toward Carbon Neutrality

Speaker: Professor ZHANG Xiliang, Professor and Director of the Institute of Energy, Environment   and Economy, Tsinghua University

Day   5

July   8




Masterclass 7: Effective   Learners: Insights on College Student Engagement Research

Speaker: Professor SHI Jinghuan, Associate Director of Academic Committee;   Professor of Institute of Education; Director, Academic Committee Institute of   Education


Masterclass 8: Positive Psychology   for the Post-Pandemic Era

Speaker: Professor Peng Kaiping, Professor of Psychology; Dean of School of Social Sciences, Tsinghua   University

Day   6

July   9




Masterclass 9: Digital Innovation in Healthcare: Concepts and Case Studies

Speaker: Professor WONG Tien Yin, Founding Head and Chair Professor, Tsinghua   Medicine


Masterclass 10: Health and   Sustainable Development

Speaker: Dr Margaret CHAN, Founding Dean of Tsinghua Vanke School of Public   Health; Emeritus Director General of World Health Organization



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