On the morning of November 20, President Chen Xin, Vice President Chen Lizhong and Zhang Li met with the director of Tertiary Education and Postgraduate Education Mrs. Catherine Tilley.
President Chen Xin firstly expressed his warm welcome to Mrs. Catherine Tilley, then he made an introduction of industrial transfer in Guangdong province and the running principles of GDUT, pointing that the university put much emphasis on the international exchange and collaboration and hoped that the two universities could establish more cooperation in aspects of student exchange, leadership development and management reform. Besides, President Chen Xin also introduced some distinctive competition works in the 14th Challenge Cup, such as 3D printing, SC microscope etc., hoping that there would be more cooperative plans in the field of natural science and engineering science.
In the meeting, Vice president Chen Lizhong introduced the background of cooperation between China and the UK, work arrangement of Guangdong Government towards the establishment of high level universities, the basic aspect of GDUT etc.
Mrs. Catherine Tilley agreed what President Chen Xin and Vice president Chen Lizhong had pointed out, and then she introduced her purpose of visiting GDUT: evaluating students’ learning effects after training and exploring possible collaboration in leadership training and scientific research.
After the meeting, Mrs. Catherine Tilley and other officials visited the industrial base of integrated circuit in our university.