Source: Environmental College
Editor: Zhang Ze
From May 22 to 25, 2019, the first International Youth Scholars Environmental Ecology Forum, sponsored by the School of Environment, Beijing Normal University, was held in Zhuhai and Beijing.
On the morning of May 23, the Forum opened at the International Exchange Center of Zhuhai Campus of Beijing Normal University. The opening ceremony was hosted by Shen Zhenyao, Secretary of the Party Committee of the Environmental College of Beijing Normal University. Wang Shoujun, Vice-President of Beijing Normal University, attended the Forum and delivered an opening speech. Subsequently, Wang Shoujun and other four people jointly unveiled the R&D center of basin environmental and ecological engineering, which marked a new step in the further development and internationalization of the environmental and ecological research field of the Environmental College. Liu Jingling, deputy dean of the Academy of Natural Sciences, Beijing Normal University, delivered a speech on behalf of the Academy and congratulated the Forum. Cui Baoshan, Dean of the College of Environment, gave a lecture on the basic situation of the College and the plan and policy of talent introduction.
The forum invited Yangtze River scholars, Professor Xia Xinghui, the winner of the National Outstanding Youth Fund, and Professor Liang Sai, a top national talent, to make keynote speeches on the "Law of Nitride Conversion at River Water and Particulate Interface" and "Interprovincial Health Impact of Mercury Emission from China's Atmosphere". Eleven young talents from Yale University, Melbourne University and Nanyang Polytechnic University in Singapore and other well-known universities at home and abroad conducted self-introduction and achievement demonstration respectively, and exchanged with college leaders and relevant teachers.
In Beijing Campus, young scholars attending the forum made excellent academic reports on their research expertise and progress in two thematic groups according to the subject areas, and conducted in-depth academic discussions and exchanges of results with the participating teachers and students. During the forum, the participants also visited the History Museum of Beijing Normal University and the offices and laboratories of the Environmental College.
The purpose of this forum is to build the Environmental College of Beijing Normal University into an international first-class academic center of ecological environment, a high-level research center of environmental ecology and a talent training base with important influence at home and abroad. We sincerely invite young talents with innovative development potential to join the Environmental College of Beijing Normal University and contribute to the discipline construction of "Environmental Science and Engineering". Wisdom and strength write a magnificent chapter for the construction of ecological civilization in China.