Sino-Belgian geography information laboratory founded

(safea.gov.cn) Updated: 2016-06-02

Sino-Belgian geography information laboratory founded

Sino-Belgian geography information laboratory founded

The Sino-Belgian Geography Information Joint Laboratory was founded by the Xinjiang Institute of Ecology, the Chinese Academy of Sciences and Ghent University in Belgium on May 24.

Yu Douxing, of the Xinjiang Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs, and Malherbe Michel, Belgian ambassador to China, announced the official launch of the laboratory. Representatives of the parties signed an agreement on its co-founding.

The institutions have been cooperating since 2005, and have achieved excellent results in technology communications and talent training. The launching of the laboratory will help promote further cooperation in technological innovation and academic communication between them.

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