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ISF President Visits NSFC

A delegation of 2 members, led by Prof. Benny Geiger, President ofIsraeli Science Foundation (ISF) visited National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC)from February 27 to 28th, 2012. The main purpose of the delegation for this visit is to deepen the cooperation with more practical features and in particular to discuss with NSFC on the launch of joint research program to be co-funded by the two parties. NSFC Vice Presidents Prof. Sun Jiaguang, Prof. Shen Yan and Prof. ShenWenqingmet with the delegation respectively. NSFC Departments of Mathematical and Physical Sciences, Chemical Sciences, Life Sciences and Medical Sciences had extensive and in-depth discussion in terms of collaborative priority field with the delegation.Staff members from NSFC’s Bureau of International Cooperation and their ISF counterparts held talks on varieties of issues and details for co-funding the joint research program. The two sides expressed satisfaction with the outcome of the talks. NSFC-ISF funded joint research program will be initiated this year.
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