On August 12nd-14th, The Fifth Global Chinese Professors Forum for Manufacturing Science was held at SUSTech.The forum was organized by NSFC and supported by SUSTech.Based on the global challenges of manufacturing, more than sixty outstanding Chinese experts and scholars from all over the world were invited to discuss the international development trends of manufacturing science, manufacturing science frontier issues and fields and the development strategy of China's manufacturing science and manufacturing industry, etc. It was intended to provide high-quality strategic advice and valuable reference resources for the vigorous development of manufacturing science in the next 5 to 10 years.
This forum was hosted by the dean of Department of Mechanical and Energy Engineering of SUSTech, Rong Yiming. And prof. Fang Xuanlai from MIT hosted symposium. President of SUSTech, Chen Shiyi, director of Shenzhen Science and Technology Innovation Committee, Wen Li, and director of NSFC, Lai Yinan delivered remarks at the opening ceremony separately. After that, academician Tan Jianrong from Zhejiang University, academician Zhang Liangchi from The University of New South Wales delivered subject reports on first-rate engineering discipline construction, etc.
dean of Department of Mechanical and Energy Engineering of SUSTech, Rong Yiming
President of SUSTech, Chen Shiyi
director of Shenzhen Science and Technology Innovation Committee, Wen Li
director of NSFC, Lai Yinan
professor Fang Xulai from MIT
academician Tan Jianrong from Zhejiang University
academician Zhang Liangchi from The University of New South Wales
In the afternoon of the opening ceremony, experts and scholars attended the sub-forum report in the library conference hall. The main content involved non-metal precision processing, additive manufacturing process, multi-physics multi-scale processing, special manufacturing environment, etc. The guests presented special reports which contributed a lot of high-quality strategic research resources to the forum.
In the next day's symposium, experts and scholars attended the discussion on the topic of the previous day's report. The seminar was hosted by Prof. Song Yanlin, Prof. Chen Xuefeng, Prof. Wang Xibin and Prof. Wang Haidou. The guests spoke freely and fully expressed the insights.
After the event, some of experts visited the laboratories of Department of Mechanical and Energy Engineering of SUSTech. They fully understood the development history of the mechanical department, the current construction situation and future development planning, and put forward valuable suggestions.
Translated by ：Kang Xu
Proofread by: Xiaochuan Xiao