OnSeptember 1, Vice Minister Du Zhanyuan of Ministry of Education visited thesite of Western China Science and Technology Innovation Harbor. He listened indetail the building and plan of the harbor project and fully acknowledged thework done so far.
On theseminar, President Wang Shuguo introduced the building of XJTU colleges andreforms of graduate school and the creation of University Alliance of the SilkRoad (UASR) as well. Chairman Zhang Maizeng briefed on the three ideasregarding the harbor project. He pledged to build the harbor into the modelproject for the national reform and innovation to better serve the localeconomic community.
ViceMinister Du Zhanyuan identified the new development plan for the higherlearning institutions. He spoke highly of the development of XJTU and buildingof the harbor project. He recommended that XJTU should well implement its plansto ensure successful execution of the harbor project. Furthermore, XJTU should valueinnovation-driven growth and relentlessly pursue theoretical, systematic andpolicy-related innovations to align itself with market and invigorate talenteducation. XJTU should also well broaden its network and publicize the harborproject to enhance its social impact and forge the university reputation.