18 April 2016
A delegation from IIASA visited Beijing in March 2016 to enhance current collaborations. During this trip, a workshop took place that included a Public Lecture by Dr. Pavel Kabat, IIASA's Director General and CEO, which brought together many former YSSPers and their former supervisors.
Among them were Siyuan Yang and Hongmei Zheng, who share their impressions from the event below. Siyuan is currently a Ph.D. Candidate at the School of Environment at Beijing Normal University and was a 2015 YSSPer in the Advanced Systems Analysis Program. Hongmei is also currently at the School of Environment at Beijing Normal University and was a 2014 YSSPer in the Advanced Systems Analysis Program.
from left to right: Shengfa Li (2014 YSSP), Siyuan Yang (2015 YSSP), Hongmei Zheng (2014 YSSP), Gui-Ying Cao (IIASA), Junlian Gao (2014 YSSP), Günther Fischer (IIASA), Kun Ma (2014 YSSP), Matthias Wildemeersch (IIASA), Pavel Kabat (IIASA Director General and CEO), Chuanfu Zang (2011 YSSP), Ulf Dieckmann (IIASA), Wei Liu (2012 YSSP & IIASA), Haochen Wang (2014 YSSP)
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