Conference site (Photo credit: Student Affairs Department)
On the morning of October 27, the University Employment and Entrepreneurship Cooperative Development Alliance in Chengdu-Chongqing Twin-City Economic Circle was established in Sichuan University pursuant to the Agreement on Employment and Entrepreneurship Collaborative Development in Chengdu-Chongqing Twin-City Economic Circle signed by Chongqing Municipal Education Commission and the Education Department of Sichuan Province. At the same time, the first session of the first council was held and SWUPL was selected as the Vice Chairman Unit of the University Employment and Entrepreneurship Cooperative Development Alliance in Chengdu-Chongqing Twin-City Economic Circle. Zhao Yaxiang, deputy director of the Academic Affairs Department and Hu Xiao, deputy director of the Student Affairs Department were selected as members of the “Double Hundred” mentor group.
The University Employment and Entrepreneurship Alliance in Chengdu-Chongqing Twin-City Economic Circle is an essential component for the joint implementation of the University Employment and Entrepreneurship Cooperative Development Action in Chengdu-Chongqing Twin-City Economic Circle by the Education Department of Sichuan Province and the Chongqing Municipal Education Commission. It provides a rare development opportunity for promoting the construction of Chengdu-Chongqing Twin-City Economic Circle, facilitating the collaborative development of education within the Economic Circle, and for the employment and entrepreneurship of college graduates. The Alliance will build a resource-sharing platform by organizing a “Double Hundred” mentor group for employment and entrepreneurship guidance targeted at graduates from Chengdu-Chongqing region, jointly building a pool of experts, sharing teacher resources, and sharing the Chengdu-Chongqing resource base of employment information through the cloud platform providing employment service. The Alliance will set up a platform for employment services to strengthen cooperation in employment and recruitment, jointly carry out job recruitment, employment and entrepreneurship competition, employment and entrepreneurship training and other activities to enhance students’ capabilities for employment and entrepreneurship in multiple aspects. A university-enterprise cooperation platform will be established by the Alliance to promote in-depth collaboration between universities from Chengdu and Chongqing with enterprises, industries, parks and other parties inside and outside the region, strengthen exchanges and cooperation with scientific research institutes and professional associations, and promote the immediate and efficient transformation of innovative and entrepreneurial achievements of universities in the two cities.
It is reported that under the overall framework of collaborative development of education in the Twin-City Economic Circle, universities from the two cities will establish a joint conference mechanism of employment and entrepreneurship for regular communication and consultation on the long-term plan for collaborative development of employment and entrepreneurship, promoting in-depth interaction and exchange between universities and continuing expanding the route of employment and entrepreneurship.