As Chinese language learning become popular all over the world and network IT develops rapidly, the application of e-learning in Chinese learning has gradually become the focus of attention and a source of high expectation. To allow the application of the most advanced PC software and digital network technology in e-learning, promote Taiwan’s high quality Chinese e-learning and allow Overseas Chinese education work to move with the times, the Compatriot Affairs Commission, together with academic institutions and industry, organized the first ICICE, which was held in May 1999. This year’s ICICE is the sixth year for the conference. To date, over 2500 Chinese language scholars and experts, teachers involved in practical e-learning in various levels of school and personnel from the e-learning industry and from various related government bodies in Taiwan and overseas have participated. The enthusiastic response from related circles makes the conference one of the biggest Chinese language e-leaning conferences held anywhere. The objectives of this year’s 6th ICICE:
1. Provide a forum for announcing the results of Chinese language e-learning research in Taiwan and overseas.
2. Promote the vibrant development of the Chinese e-learning industry.
3. Establish a clear "Huayu World” global brand.
4. Make Taiwan a hub for the promotion of Chinese culture and a world Chinese language center.
Organizing body: Compatriot Affairs Commission
Conference date: June 19 (Friday)-21 (Sunday), 2009
Venue: Howard International House, Taipei Civil Service Development Institute （Address: No. 30, Section 3, Xinsheng South Road, Da-an District, Taipei City.
Registration period: On-line registration opened on January 23. People registering before March 31 will enjoy the first wave of benefits.
For more details go to:http://www.icice2009.org.tw