SARCCM launch and inaugural scientific steering committee meeting
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Invited by Rector Professor John Baird, President of OUC (Ocean University of China), Professor Dexing Wu, led a delegation to visit UNSW from 16-19 November 2010 to launch UNSW Sino-Australian Research Centre for Coastal Management (SARCCM) and chair an inaugural scientific steering committee meeting on 17 November at UNSW at ADFA; to seek a broader collaboration between UNSW and OUC; and to initiate and develop a link between NSW and Shandong Province, China on marine science/technology and marine based economic development, particularly on the newly established government initiative to develop Shandong Peninsula Blue (Marine) Economics Zone.
Present at the SARCCM launch and inaugural scientific steering committee meeting 17th November 2010:
L to R (back row) Ms Li Li, Mr Dehai Song, Associate Professor Sik-Cheung Robert Lo, Ms Julie Kesby, Ms Fan Zhang;
(middle row) Mr Vihang Bhatt, Ms Wen Wu, Professor Huiwang Gao, Associate Professor Warrick Lawson, Dr Jian Zhang, Mr Ying Jing, Mr Donghui Jiang; (front row) Associate Professor Stuart Pearson, Professor Jenny Stewart, Dr Xiuping Jia, Professor Dexing Wu, Professor John Baird, Professor Xiangmin Xu, Assoc Prof Xiao Hua Wang, Professor Weining Zou.