On the morning of August 20, 2015, Vice President CHEN Feng met with Prof. Jose M. Sallan (Secretary General) and Prof. Oriol Lordan from Polytechnic University of Catalonia (UPC), Spain, who also came to attend the 1st Summer School of Doctoral School of Sino-Europe Logistics, Informatics, Management and Services Sciences.
First, CHEN Feng extended welcome to the guests on behalf of BJTU and wished the summer school a great success. Then he pointed out that both sides share long-term and in-depth cooperation on talent cultivation, scientific research and academic exchange. We have signed the cooperative agreement in 2012 and jointly applied for the program of “Doctoral School of Sino-Europe Logistics, Informatics, Management and Services Sciences” between the Engineering School of UPC and Internet Communications and Information Research (ICIR) of BJTU. He hoped that both sides would take the program as opportunity to strengthen cooperation and exchange on strength discipline.
Prof. Jose M. Sallan introduced the recent work conducted by both professors. He said the LISS/IEIS’2015 international academic conferences held in Barcelona and Beijing, respectively, from July 27 to 29 were the fruits of bilateral cooperation. He hoped that both sides would conduct more academic and scientific research cooperation in the field of high-speed railway.
Principals and professors from the Center for International Education, Office of International Affairs, Graduate School and ICIR were also present at the meeting.