ICDL Iran Annual Forum was held in historical school Dar ol-fonon on 15th February of 2017.
Close to 250 test centers’ managers as well as officials from Ministry of Education attended the forum where the ECDL Foundation 20th Anniversary was celebrated and new ICDL programmes were introduced.
The event began with a video message by Mr. Damien O’Sullivan, CEO of ECDL/ICDL Foundation, followed by a speech from Dr Mohamadian, Iran’s Vice Minister of Education on the importance and need of learning ICT by teachers and students as well as the influence of ICT in Education.
Officials from the Ministry of Education also emphasized on the necessity of learning ICT and ICDL for the young and citizens at large. The Head of Human Resources from the ministry spoke about the critical role of ATCs in empowering teachers and lecturers to achieve this standard.
The second session in the afternoon was greeted with a video message by Ms. Tina Wu, General Manager of ICDL Asia on the remarkable year of ICDL implementation in Asia, including Iran. Manager of ICDL Iran, Mr Alireza then shared about the current and future programmes and plans of ICDL in Iran.
Top centers were also awarded during the forum.