13 foreign experts of Beihang University were invited to attend a reception for foreign experts held at the Great Hall of the People to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China on the evening of September 27.
Han Zheng, Vice Premier of the State Council and a member of the Standing Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee Political Bureau, attended the reception and delivered a speech. The guests from Beihang University included Huang Haijun, Vice President, Wang Rongqiao, President Assistant and Director of the Institute of Science and Technology, the head of International Division, 13 foreign experts from the School of Physics, the Sino-French Engineer School, the School of General Engineering, the School of Electronic and Information Engineering and the Beijing Advanced Innovation Center for Big Data and Brain Computing as well as their spouses. Among them, Gennady Remnev, Russian Director of Beihang-Tomsk International Laboratory of Intense Pulsed Ion Beams, his wife and Frédéric Genty, French Director of the Sino-French Engineer School, were invited as the representatives of high-level experts to be seated in the area for guests of honor.
A group photo of the Beihang foreign experts and their family members
In the 67 years since Beihang was founded, foreign experts have paid over a thousand visits to the university to work and teach here. As the witnesses, supporters and contributors for the development of China and Beihang, these foreign experts have become good friends with Beihang teachers and students and made important contributions to the remarkable achievements of Beihang University throughout its different stages of development.
In the future, Beihang will implement a more active, open and effective talent recruitment policy firmly and extend a sincere welcome to more foreign experts who will cooperate with Beihang and talents worldwide who will help build Beihang into a Double First-Class university. The university will keep improving the mechanism of talent recruitment and services, providing the foreign experts with a comfortable work environment, a secure feeling about life, and a platform giving full play to their strengths.