On September 25, 2019, “China PostgreSQL ivory tower project” was officially launched with the participation of leaders of many universities in Tianjin, representatives of well-known PG enterprises at home and abroad, and hundreds of teachers and students!
The press conference first awarded the first batch of cooperative universities in Tianjin. Bai Guohua, Secretary General of China PG branch, awarded “PG university training base” and “university open source database studio” to Beijing University of science and Technology Tianjin Branch, Zhujiang College of Tianjin University of Finance and economics, and Huihua College of Hebei Normal University.
After jointly opening the studio and training base, Secretary General Bai Guohua first delivered a speech. He hoped to take this cooperation as an opportunity to achieve win-win cooperation in personnel training, further achieve resource sharing and complementary advantages, cultivate more and better applied talents, and promote common progress and common development of both sides. He said that the ivory tower project will provide students with a broader technology learning platform and internship opportunities, build a bridge of cooperation between enterprises and colleges, and give full play to the role of training base. Cultivate more source code contributors and excellent technical talents for PG industry.
Shen Ming, President of Zhujiang College of Tianjin University of Finance and economics, delivered a speech. It is pointed out that deepening the integration of production and education, promoting the organic convergence of education chain and industrial chain is an important strategic deployment put forward by the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China, and is also one of the important modes of training applied technical talents. We should take the “China PG ivory tower plan” as an opportunity to actively create a new situation of school enterprise cooperation and collaborative education with China PG branch and other enterprises, so as to help college students become talents as soon as possible.
Xu Xuedong, President of Tianjin College of Beijing University of science and technology, delivered a speech. This paper introduces the school running history, scientific and technological innovation, teaching and scientific research, teaching staff and specialty setting of the Institute for many years. It is hoped that through the “China PG ivory tower plan”, the cooperation between industry, University and Research Institute will be further strengthened, and the respective advantages of China PG branch and the university will be brought into full play, so as to continue to carry out multi-directional, multi-level and diversified cooperation to jointly cultivate more professional talents.
Song Cunyi, chairman of the academic committee of Tianjin College of Beijing University of science and technology, and the director of academic affairs and enrollment and Employment Department of several universities also delivered speeches.
Subsequently, Bai Guohua awarded the appointment of “honorary vice chairman of Expert Committee of China PG branch” to Professor Xu Xuedong, Dean of Tianjin College of science and technology of Beijing University of science and technology, Professor Shen Ming, vice president fan Tiesheng and Shang Xiang, President of Pearl River College of Tianjin University of Finance and economics, and Zhang Hong of Tianjin College of Beijing University of science and technology“ “Honorary member of Expert Committee of PG branch of China”.
Wei Bo, executive director of education and training of PG branch, introduced the general situation of China’s PG training and education system, as well as the specific details of the ivory tower plan.
In the following speech session of enterprise representatives, senior database experts from AWS, Ali and Hangao introduced the application status and talent demand of PostgreSQL.
Talents are the foundation and foundation of PG technology development, and colleges and universities must become the fertile land for cultivating and producing PG technical talents. “China PostgreSQL ivory tower plan” is a plan of China PG branch, which, together with all member units and PG industry chain enterprises and relying on China PG industry development fund, is committed to promoting the ecological development of PG industry, learning, research and application in Colleges and universities, and cultivating more high-level PG technical talents. “China PG ivory tower plan” will help colleges and universities to carry out all-round work in terms of teachers, teaching, practice and scientific research, provide stronger intellectual support for the development of PG technology, and build a more open, cooperative and win-win ecological foundation of PG industry.
The specific content of “China PostgreSQL ivory tower plan” is divided into three levels and five directions.
firstPG branch of China will provide necessary basic conditions for university teachers to offer PG courses and carry out PG technology research. PG training base is set up in Colleges and universities to help teachers and students learn and practice.
secondChina PG branch supports universities to carry out PG training courses and plans to train more than 100000 students in the next five years to cultivate ivory tower talents for PG industry.
thirdChina PG industry development fund will provide PG innovation research start-up fund to encourage universities to carry out innovation and exploration in the field of database. China PG branch plans to join 100 universities to create joint innovation laboratory and studio of PG University, and guide scientific research institutions of universities to invest high-end intelligence into PG industry. Cultivate outstanding source code contributors.
In the construction of teachersPG branch of China will provide product documents and basic teaching courseware, experimental cases and data resources for colleges and universities; provide teacher training for university teachers and help colleges and universities to establish PG teachers; promote the construction of teaching staff combining with relevant technical certification; and prepare to build database innovation work room and training base to help university teachers directly carry out technology promotion and training in the school.
In terms of teachingChina PG branch will cooperate with 100 colleges and universities to carry out academic exchange, professional co construction, training base, professional studio and other cooperation to jointly create PG talent training mechanism. China PG branch will invite industry experts to come to colleges and universities to hold lectures and salons to share cutting-edge technology and industry development trend with students; relying on PG China certification training system, it will create professional courses and teaching plans with cooperative universities to deeply and systematically learn PG technology; build a multi-directional supply and demand cooperation platform among enterprises, colleges and students, and coordinate the construction of enterprises and colleges’ extracurricular “enterprise order” “Single class”, to help further development of school enterprise cooperation.
In terms of developer communityThe PG technical community operated by China PG branch will provide a large number of cases and questions and answers for teachers and students’ reference. Teachers and students can ask questions in the technical community of PG branch and PG China support platform, and relevant experts will reply in time.
In practiceIn line with the principle of “learning for application”, China PG branch encourages competition instead of practice, organizes PostgreSQL technology competition every year and sets scholarships; organizes college students to visit famous enterprises for exchange and study, and provides internship opportunities for member units and strategic partners; supports students to participate in China PG technical ability certification, and will adhere to the training and examination preference for students in school for a long time Policy. And through certification and professional competition to help students and enterprises to carry out talent double selection.
In terms of scientific researchChina PG branch will cooperate with well-known enterprises at home and abroad, as well as China Open Source Software Alliance, China Software Association and other official organizations to implement PG university innovation research plan, provide support for university scientific research institutions in project research and scientific research project application, help universities establish and build PostgreSQL innovation laboratory, and jointly promote technology industrialization and create new database products.
Make concerted efforts and win-win results from all parties
- Learn professional technology, master practical skills, and become a new type of technical personnel.
- Become a PostgreSQL developer, innovate technology and develop ideas.
- Obtain PG employment system support and increase employment channels
- Promote the professional construction, improve the popularity and influence of the industry
- Develop the skilled talents needed by the society and improve the employment rate and quality of employment
- Enhance scientific research ability and promote the transformation of scientific research achievements
- Increase the channels of talent acquisition and obtain high-level technical talents at low cost
- Enhance the visibility and influence of enterprises
This event marks the formal landing of “China PG ivory tower plan”, the first systematic and systematic PG education and training work has entered the gate of Chinese universities, and China’s PG ecological infrastructure has entered a new stage of development. China PG branch will continue to carry out close cooperation with colleges and universities, provide stronger intellectual support for PG technology development, and build a more open, cooperative and win-win ecological foundation of PG industry!
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