Dr. Chen Zemin has been working in the UK higher education for over 10 years since 2009 and she created UCLan Online in 2017 to link UK universities with students, alumni, industry, and online learners, now with 250,000 followers. UCLan Online also won third place in the Educational Links category at the Department for International Trade (DIT) Greater China Awards in 2018 for honouring organisations that have contributed to developing business or relationships with China. Dr Zemin Chen reflected that UK university education experiences empower her to think out of the box, embrace uncertainty, diversity, and take on challenges, enabling her to make an impact on people's lives by creating UCLan Online and the Youth incubator.