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The Opening Ceremony of Energy College, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences
2018-10-31

Yesterday, the opening ceremony of the Energy College, University of Science and Technology of China was held at the Dalian Chemical Institute, Chinese Academy of Sciences. Li Shushen, Vice Dean of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Secretary and President of the Party Committee of  University of Science and Technology of China, Lu Ke, Vice Governor of Dalian, and Tan Chengxu, Vice Secretary of the Municipal Committee and Mayor of Dalian, attended and delivered speeches. Lu Lin, member of the Standing Committee of the CPC Municipal Committee and executive vice mayor, attended the ceremony.

 

On behalf of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Li Shushen thanked Liaoning Province and Dalian for their strong support. He said that in order to implement the spirit of President Xi Jinping's important speeches at the Third Scientific and Technological Conference and fully implement the 13th Five-Year Plan, the Chinese Academy of Sciences and Dalian jointly signed the Framework for Building Dalian Science and Education Integration Base of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, which decided to build the Energy College of the Chinese Academy of Sciences in Dalian High-tech Zone. Over past one year, relying on their respective advantages and joint efforts, the two sides have built a science and education integration base in Dalian with the National Laboratory of Clean Energy and the School of Energy of the University of Chinese Academy of Sciences as the core

 

Dalian Institute of Chemicals, as the leading contractor of the Energy College of the University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, has strong faculty and powerful platforms for scientific research, engineering application, experimental conditions, international cooperation and industrial bases, and a number of well-known scientists at home and abroad, as well as a large number of high-quality research and technical personnel were educated here. It is hoped that the Energy College of the University of Chinese Academy of Sciences will have a good show of the educational characteristics of integration of science and education, undertake the task of training leading talents of energy science and technology and industrial talents with forward-looking and cross-thinking mode, and make contributions responsibly to the revitalization of the old industrial base in Northeast China.

 

Lu Ke, on behalf of the provincial government, congratulated the founding of the Energy College of the Chinese Academy of Sciences.

 

He said that the construction of the Energy College is an important measure for the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Liaoning Province and Dalian City to further study and implement the spirit of President Xi Jinping's speech at the National Conference on Science and Technology Innovation, Academicians General Assembly and the Ninth National Congress of the Chinese Association of Science and Technology. The Liaoning Provincial Party Committee and the provincial government have always placed scientific and technological innovation at the core of Liaoning's revitalization and development. They have comprehensively implemented the new development concept and the "four efforts" and "three advances", thoroughly implemented the national innovation-driven development strategy, and given full play to the support and leading role of scientific and technological innovation in Liaoning's revitalization and development

 

In order to achieve this goal, it is urgent to expand and strengthen local scientific research institutions, strengthen in-depth cooperation with renowned scientific research and educational institutions in key technical fields. The establishment of the Energy College of the University of Chinese Academy of Sciences will promote further cooperation in the field of domestic energy and more scientific research achievements to land in Liaoning Province and achieve greater standards, a higher level of reciprocity and win-win cooperation. The provincial government will create favorable conditions for the development and construction of the Energy College of the Chinese Academy of Sciences.

 

Tan Chengxu, speaking on behalf of the Municipal Committee and the Municipal Government, congratulated the establishment of the Energy College of the University of Chinese Academy of Sciences. He said that Dalian has always put scientific and technological innovation in an important position, made every effort to promote the construction of the Northeast Asia Science and Technology Innovation Venture Capital Center, and actively strived for major subjects such as clean energy National Laboratory and advanced light source to be settled in Dalian. And they have been strengthening the introduction and cultivation of high-level innovative talents, and striving to build Dalian into a "world clean energy capital”

 

The establishment of the Energy College of the University of Chinese Academy of Sciences is an important measure for the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Liaoning Province and Dalian to implement the national innovation-driven development strategy, accelerate the construction of major scientific and technological infrastructure, and focus on training high-level innovative talents. It marks that Dalian and the Chinese Academy of Sciences work together to launch a new chapter, promote high-level development, and make the innovation resources gathering to a new level. The Municipal Committee and the Municipal Government will give full support to the construction of the Energy College of the University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, actively provide more convenient conditions and service guarantees for the development of the College, and make the College a "phoenix habitat" for talents gathering in the field of new energy and a "dream house" for scientific and technological innovation.

 

The Energy College of the University of Chinese Academy of Sciences is located in Yinggeshi, a high-tech zone, with a total construction area of about 142,000 square meters. It is expected that the first batch of freshmen will be able to enter the school before the end of September 2020. The College will achieve "co-construction, co-governance, sharing and win-win" with the Institute, aim at the world's scientific and technological frontier, deepen forward-looking basic research, train high-level talents of "internationalization, innovation, entrepreneurship and complex type", and promote the sustainable development of China's energy industry and supply system, build Dalian "world clean energy capital" and promote Liaoning's new development, which will contribute to a round of revitalization