To develop a more substantial cooperation tie, Chengdu Pixian People’s Government visited SWJTU. The university and government leaderships attended the meeting.
Zhang Chuan, the Vice Director of the Campus Planning and Construction, introduced the basic information of the university and hoped the local government would support the construction of Xipu campus to constantly improve the surrounding environment.
Liu Jianxin, the Vice Director of the Office of Scientific Research and Development, briefed the guests the achievements and challenges of SWJTU scientific researches.
“It is quite inspiring that numbers of issues have been successfully addressed through the discussion today,” said Chen Zhijian, the Vice Chairman of SWJTU.
Zhu Jianmei, the Vice President of SWJTU, said that the university would work closer with the government in the future through the cooperation of joint development of rail transit projects, smart traffic system and new-energy vehicles, and information security.
The University Vice President Pu Yun said that both Sichuan and Chengdu government stressed on the significance of developing rail transit industry while SWJTU could provide vital support through its incomparable scientific and personnel advantages.
Yang Dongsheng, the Head of the Pixian People’s Government, highlighted the role of higher institute in collaborating with local enterprises to transfer the scientific results into productivity, guaranteeing moderate and rapid economical development.
“The university is the source and hub of innovation,” said university President Xu Fei, “the city fosters the university while the latter one nourishes the former one, complementing each other.”