A delegation from Guangxi University attend the seminar
The 26th Tri-U International Joint Seminar & Symposium was held from October 20 to 25 at Jiangsu University in China. A Guangxi University delegation, led by vice president Fan Zuojun, attended the event, which saw a number of college students presented with papers and awards.
At the seminar, 17 students from Guangxi University, including seven from the International College, a school under Guangxi University, presented their papers through posters and speeches in English, impressing both the audience and judges. International College student Sun Wenzhi received two awards for his excellent presentation and academic performance, and a team led by International College student Qin Ke won the award for Best Team at the event.
During the forum, Qin Chengqiang, Party chief of the International College and a delegation member, met with officials from other countries. They discussed the theme and agenda of the upcoming 2020 seminar.
The Tri-U International Joint Seminar & Symposium is an annual academic meeting jointed established by Japan’s Mie University, Thailand’s Chiang Mai University and China’s Jiangsu University in 1994. Each year, scholars and university students from different countries exchange their views on Asian population, environment, energy, food and other topics. The forum aims to enhance cultural exchanges, inspire the younger generation and strengthen cooperation to cope with challenges. Guangxi University first attended the forum in 2000 and has successfully participated in the event for 20 years.
This year, more than 100 teachers and students gathered at the symposium, representing 13 universities in China, Japan, Thailand, Indonesia and the UK. Throughout the 6-day forum, they discussed and shared insights under the themes of population, food, energy, environment and the Belt & Road Initiative.
Guangxi University will host next year's seminar with the themes of population, environment, energy, food and smart cities. The International College will organize the event, which is scheduled from October 25 to 29, 2020.
Fan Zuojun (L), vice president of Guangxi University, receives flag from Yan Xiaohong (R), president of Jiangsu University
International College student Chen Guohui presents and explains his posters
International College student Sun Wenzhi (2nd from left) receives Best Paper Presentation award
A team led by International College student Qin Ke (7th from right) wins Best Team award
International College student Sun Wenzhi (4th from left) wins Best Academic Performance award
International College student Qin Ke performs at the farewell party
Award-winners pose for a photo at the seminar