On November 12, 2016, the inauguration ceremony and academic symposium of the China ACM SIGCSE Chapter were held at Linyi University. Professor Ming Zhang from Peking University, the first chair of the China ACM SIGCSE Chapter, launched the inauguration ceremony with Professor Bo Yang, the vice chair. At the inauguration ceremony, Professor Yunhao Liu, the chair of ACM China Council expressed his congratulations and awarded certificates to the head committee members of the China ACM SIGCSE Chapter, Chair Ming Zhang (Peking University), Vice Chair in duty Bo Yang (Linyi University), Vice Chair Xiaoqiu Shi (Wenzhou University), Secretary General Weidong Liu (Tsinghua University), Vice Secretary General Junlin Lu (Peking University), Vice Secretary General Hongbo Jiang (Huazhong University of Science and Technology), and Vice Secretary General Juan Chen (National University of Defense Technology). Over 60 members attended the ceremony.
The annual TUR-C 2017 (SIGCSE China) conference is a new leading international forum at the intersection of computer science and the learning sciences, seeking to improve practice and theories of CS education. The first TUR-C will be held in Shanghai, China, 12-14 May, 2017. We invite the submission of original rigorous research on methodologies, studies, analyses, tools, or technologies for computing education.