Beijing visit to strengthen collaboration with mainland institutions
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Professor H K Chang, President, is leading a six-member delegation to
The delegation will meet with Mr Chen Zuoer, Vice Director of the Hong Kong and Macao Affairs Office under the State Council, and officials from the Ministry of Education, as well as representatives from the mainland’s higher educational institutions and media.
The visit aims to expand CityU’s network on the mainland and prepare for future student recruitment exercises by cultivating close ties among various units. In addition to Mr Chen, the delegation is to meet with Mr Zhang Shengxin, Assistant Minister of Education and Professor Chen Naifang, President of Beijing Foreign Studies University.
In order to foster closer links with the mainland's media and understand their operations, the delegation will visit the newspaper 21st Century and meet with its Deputy Chief Editor Ms Li Wensha, as well as Mr Wang Chen, Director of People’s Daily, Mr Zhao Huayong, Director of China Central Television (CCTV), Mr Chen Li, Deputy Director of China Education Television (CETV), and Ms Wang Qing, Deputy Chief Editor of China Daily.
The visit attracted the attention of prominent media organizations in
CityU actively establishes and strengthenes links with the mainland. Through fostering closer ties with Government departments, higher educational institutions, alumni and the media, the visit further promotes the University’s image on the mainland and opens up potential for further collaboration.