On March 29, a delegation from the Russian Academy of Sciences headed by RAS President A.M. Sergeev visited ShanghaiTech University. President Jiang Mianheng, joined by Vice President and Provost Yin Jie, Office of the President Director Gao Lin and Office of Research Administration Vice Director Wang Jiang, extended a warm welcome to the delegates.
The two groups discussed S&T development and higher education in China and Russia. Yin Jie introduced ShanghaiTech and the surrounding Zhangjiang Inno Park and its large-scale scientific facilities. A.M. Sergeev made an introduction to the Russian Academy of Sciences and encouraged promoting exchange on the basis of RAS-CAS collaboration. The meeting was concluded with a visit around the ShanghaiTech campus.