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Vice President Liu Congqiang Attends the 6th Sino-Thai Joint Workshop on Renewable Energy

Co-sponsored by NSFC and National Research Council of Thailand (NRCT) and hosted by Guangzhou Institute of Energy Conversion, Chinese Academy of Sciences, the 6th Sino-Thai Joint Workshop on Renewable Energy was held in Guangzhou, Guangdong Province during January 27-30, 2015.

NSFC Vice President Liu Congqiang and Dr. Soottiporn Chittmittrapap, Secretary General of NRCT attended the workshop and delivered welcome speeches. 48 experts from 20 universities/research institutes in China and Thailand participated in the workshop and exchanged updated progress on their research fields. Agreement between the two organizations was reached on the initial plan for substantial joint research, laying a solid foundation for future cooperation.

Based on sound cooperation for the past years, NSFC and NRCT have agreed to push forward the bilateral cooperation. From 2015, the two sides will co-fund substantial joint research projects for Chinese and Thailand scientists in identified areas.

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