The first general assembly and board of directors meeting of the 3rd Green University Union of Taiwan was held on September 22nd at National Chi Nan University. Director Chen Mei Yung of the Environmental Safety center was the representative of NTNU. NTNU was awarded as the excellent green university. President Chang Kuo En was appointed to be the executive director.
The Northern Environmental Education Regional Center held an international symposium on "Education for Sustainable Development" at NTNU from September 13 to 14, inviting scholars from the Netherlands, America, Japan, Singapore, Korea and Taiwan to discuss contemporary environmental educational issues.
Asia-Pacific Forum for Science Talented was held in NTNU from July 1 to July 6. A total of 15 countries, 93 Students from Asia-Pacific region participating in the event. It’s hoped that through the mutual understanding and cultural exchange between students, the visibility and influence of gifted education can be fortified.
Green University Union of Taiwan started in 2013. NTNU being the first initiator was commissioned by the Environmental Protection Administration Executive Yuan to establish the Northern Environmental Education Regional Center in 2014. On April 27th, NTNU held a forum about "Environmental Experience Education on Campus: Energy Literacy "and invited members of Green University Union to exchange ideas and discuss.
The 2016 Taiwan-South African Digital Learning Bilateral Joint Seminar was held from October 3rd to 6th, the director general and vice director general of the department of technology of the Republic of South Africa came to learn the development of digital learning in Taiwan in a group of 6.. During the tour, the guests visited the Center of Learning Technology for Chinese, the research center of the Dept. of Educational Psychology and Counseling and Mandarin Training Center. The guests from South Africa were impressed by the application of digital learning in Taiwan.