On the afternoon of October 25, 2018, SGE held 5th Global Top Engineers Series Literal Arts Lectures at Shahe campus. Prof. Harold P. Sjursen and Assistant Prof. Willem Erland gave the lectures regarding "The Place of Engineering in a World ofRapid Change, Discovery and Innovation" and "Studying in Europe-Whatto Expect?" respectively. Over 100 students attended the lecture.
Willem Eerland is Assistant Professor at School of GeneralEngineering, Beihang University. He achieved the Ph.D. degree from Universityof Southampton and Bachelor's degree in Aerospace Engineering from DelftUniversity of Technology. His research focuses on Adaptive Control and ComputerSimulation. Combining with his own educational experiences, Willem shared theadvantages of overseas education, and explained the differences in teaching,learning and living within China's and western universities as well as pointedout the necessity of enriching overseas time for good preparations for futureemployment.
International ModelSchool, will pay more efforts to hold various activities for all the studentsat Beihang University to have conversations with international experts.