The Chinese University of Hong Kong
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The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Oct 01, 2012 Volume 74
Office of Academic Links(China)
The 14th China Association for Science and Technology Annual Meeting

A delegation of CUHK attended the 14th Annual Meeting of China Association for Science and Technology (CAST), co-hosted by CAST and the People's Government of Hebei Province. The meeting was held in Shijiazhuang from 8 to 10 September 2012.

Members of the delegation included Prof. Chan Wai Yee, Director of the School of Biomedical Sciences; Prof. Heng Pheng Ann of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering; Prof. Meng Qinghu of the Department of Electronic Engineering; Prof. Yu Ju of the Department of Medicine and Therapeutics; and Prof. Xu Yuan of the Department of Geography and Resource Management.

 

The meeting was a national annual event on the mainland. The theme of this year was "Innovation and Economic Restructuring". Speakers were renowned scientists including Prof. Zhou Ji, President of Chinese Academy of Engineering, Mr. Zhang Qingwei, Secretary-General of Hebei Government, Prof. Zhang Zhoucheng of Tsinghua University and Prof. Shi Peijun, Executive Vice-President of Beijing Normal University. Over two thousand scholars, scientists and specialists participated in the meeting.

 

This is the first time that CUHK formed a delegation to attend this important scientific meeting organized by CAST. The activity provided a good opportunity to build up academic links among scholars from Mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Macau covering a wide variety of fields in science and technology. It also helped facilitate collaborations and partnership development.

Prof. Chen Xi (1st from right), Vice President and Chief Executive of China Association for Science and Technology meets with participants from Hong Kong and Macau

Hong Kong Representatives of China Association for Science and Technology Annual Meeting

Prof. Meng Qinghu (1st from right) of CUHK and other participants of the meeting

 
 
:: Back to This Issue
:: "Science and Art" - an Art Exhibition in Hong Kong by the Painting and Calligraphy Society of the Chinese Academy of Engineering cum Scientific Reasoning and Artistic Minds Seminar
:: Opening Ceremony for the Shantou University-The Chinese University of Hong Kong Joint Centre for Christian Studies
:: CUHK Delegation led by VC Visits Ningbo
:: The 14th China Association for Science and Technology Annual Meeting
:: Delegations of Ministry of Education
:: Delegation from Northwest Agriculture and Forestry University
:: Academic Linkage with Taiwan: Delegation from Ministry of Education of Taiwan
:: Academic Linkage with Taiwan: Delegation from Taiwan Central University
:: Other Important Visits
:: The Latest Academic Exchange Agreements
:: Forthcoming Activities


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