During the visit, Prof. Chen Shanguang and the delegates met with CUHK senior management members, including Prof. Joseph Sung, Vice-Chancellor; Prof. Benjamin Wah, Provost; Prof. Jack Cheng, Pro-Vice-Chancellor; and Prof. Xu Yangshang, Associate-Pro-Vice-Chancellor. CUHK representatives introduced to the delegation the University's latest development, its outstanding research areas and CUHK's development in Shenzhen. Prof. Chen Shanguang delivered a public lecture on Theory and Practice of Space Medico-engineering. The lecture attracted scholars and students from Engineering, Medicine and Science departments.
The delegates next visited research facilities of Biomedical Engineering, Medicine, Chinese Medicine and Space and Earth Information Science, where they met with directors and academic experts of the related laboratories and research centers to learn more about the latest research development of CUHK in science and medicine.
Prof. Chen was impressed by CUHK's rapid development and research excellence, and expressed his hope to foster ties between the two parties. Since the signing of the Letter of Intent on Collaboration in 2006, CUHK and ACC have started collaboration projects in Chinese Medicine, Biomedical Engineering and Orthopaedics. The visit further strengthened CUHK's linkage with ACC and scaled new collaboration with specific projects.