With the invitation from Shandong University (Weihai), accompanied by AEMG CEO Mr. Roger Li and Director General Ms. Jenny Wang, delegation of Swinburne University of Technology led by Pro Vice-Chancellor (Advanced Manufacturing) Prof. Geoffery Brooks visited Shandong University (Weihai) from 29th May to 31st May, 2016.
On 30th May, Vice President of Shandong University (Weihai) Prof. Chen Guanjun and other academics met the delegation. The two parties discussed issues concerning the joint PhD program, and detailed on some specific topics. After the meeting, the delegation visited Shandong University (Weihai) laboratories include machine manufacturing, machine electronics, automobile engineering, material molding and mechanical basis laboratories. On the afternoon of 30th, the delegation met a group of year 1 and year 2 postgraduates on campus, and introduced the university and the joint PhD program to the students. The delegation had a productive communication with the students, and answered all the questions concerning majors, subjects, accommodations and employment, etc.
On 31st May, the delegation visited Weihai National Economic & Technological Development Zone. Senior officials from Weihai and Lingang District Government warmly welcomed the delegation, and together they visited local high-tech enterprises.
The visit carried forward the collaborations among AEMG, universities both in China and overseas, enterprises and governments. It also laid a solid foundation for future development of the group.