CHEN Wei Visits International Campus

2023-11-02

On the afternoon of November 1st, CHEN Wei, Secretary of Jiaxing Municipal Party Committee, visited International Campus of Zhejiang University, during his survey tour in Haining. carrying out research of promoting the Integrated Development of the Yangtze River Delta. CHEN Wei was briefed on the Campus development, given a tour of the ZJU-UoE Joint Research Centre for Engineering Biology and some of the laboratories, and had an in-depth conversation with James Whelan, full-time professor of the Center and academician of the Australian Academy of Sciences, so as to gain insight on the school's development of cutting-edge technologies, the transformation of achievements, as well as the investment attraction of platform projects, the construction of the management team, and several other areas within the center. Professor LI Hanying, Dean of International Campus, and Professor SHOU Huixia, Director of the Engineering Biology Research Center, accompanied him for the visit.

CHEN Wei was delighted by the progress made in the construction of the international collaborative education model. He pointed out that building such a model zone had been a clearly prioritized task in the Integrated Development of the Yangtze River Delta. In the future, Haining should continue to strengthen its collaborative efforts with Zhejiang University, keep a close eye on high-quality projects, import profitable resources, introduce outstanding talents, and strive to create a number of distinctive and advantageous cooperation carriers and innovation platforms, so as to allow more scientific and technological achievements to come out of the laboratory, accelerate their marketization, realize their industrialization, thus constantly polish the "golden business card" of the model area construction. 

CHEN Wei stressed that promoting the Integrated Development of the Yangtze River Delta is a major national strategy planned, deployed, and promoted by General Secretary XI Jinping. This year coincides with the 5th anniversary of the rise of the Yangtze River Delta Integrated Development as a national strategy. We should unswervingly and comprehensively prioritize it as the top strategy, anchor the two keys "integration" and "high quality", further improve the policy coordination with neighboring regions, continuously strengthen the coalition of institutional innovation, and focus on accelerating and importing resources, optimizing their allocations, and strive to make greater breakthroughs and faster development in promoting the integrated development of the Yangtze River Delta.

Part of the content source: DUJIA News on November 2, 2023 "Chen Wei: Focus on Important Fields, Major Platforms, and Key Projects, Allow Jiaxing to Make Greater Contributions to the Promotion of the National Strategy of the Integrated Development of the Yangtze River Delta" (Reporter LI Xiaoyu, CHENG Jie) 

Photography: LI Zhenming, FANG Shuo

Translation:XIE Xiangling

English Editing:Robert Holmes 

Editing: SUN Xiaolei

Editing in charge: XUE Qian;

Reviewer: WU Fengbin