Press Release
Athens, 27 March 2013

A six-member Chinese delegation visited the NCSR “Demokritos”


On Wednesday, March 27, 2013, a Chinese delegation consisted of members of scientific and technological associations, as well as members of the academic community and the public administration of the People’s Republic of China, visited the NCSR “Demokritos”. The Head of the delegation was Mr. Chen Xi, Executive Vice President and Chief Executive Secretary of China Association for Science and Technology (CAST).

The program of their visit included a meeting with the Director and President of Board, Dr. Nikos Kanellopoulos, and the members of the Board of Directors. During this meeting, the delegation was informed about the Center’s main fields of activity as well as its scientific and business program.

The other members of the delegation were Prof. Yu Shouwen, Vice President of China Engineering Education Accreditation Association, Ms. Shen Yue, Director of the Department of Technological Professionals at the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security of the People’s Republic of China, as well as CAST representatives: Mr. Wang Yanhu, Director General of the Department of Planning and Finance, Mr. Qin Jiuyi, Director of the Division of International Organizations at the Department of International Affairs and Mr. Huang Lei, Deputy Director of the Department of General Office, accompanied by Mr. Xuejun Liang from the Office for Science and Technology at the Embassy of the People's Republic of China in Greece.

The visit was held in a good atmosphere and paved the way for a fruitful cooperation between the two countries, in the scientific as well as in the entrepreneurship field.

Photographs from the Chinese Delegation’s visit at the NCSR “Demokritos”:






For the N.C.S.R. "Demokritos"

The National Center for Scientific Research (NCSR) "Demokritos" is the largest multidisciplinary research center in the country with substantial scientific research, technological and educational activities in the areas of: Health, Biology and Biotechnology, New Materials Micro & Nanotechnology, Environment - Energy and Sustainable Development, Information Technology & Telecommunications, Nuclear Physics & Elementary Particle Physics, Nuclear Technology & Radiation Protection, Cultural Heritage.


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