The Second Annual Conference of Graduates Students of School of Life Sciences in Hebei University and the Xiong’an Life Science Forum was Successfully Held
The second Annual Conference of Graduates Students of School of Life Sciences in Hebei University and the Xiong’an Life Science Forum was successfully held on 21st, December. More than 600 people, including doctors, masters and some teachers from the School of Life Sciences attended the meeting. Wan Shiqiang, dean of School of Life Sciences, delivered an opening speech at the annual meeting.
The annual conference peculiarly invited Zhang Hong, a researcher at the Institute of Biophysics of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, a winner of the National Outstanding Youth Fund, the second National Innovation Award, the second prize of the National Natural Science Foundation of China, and the "Outstanding Achievement" Award of the Chinese Society of Cell Biology, and deputy director of the Institute of Entomology, a winner of the National Outstanding Youth Fund, Wang Xiaowei, a Qiushi Professor of at Zhejiang University, made wonderful reports on "autophagy and human diseases" and "molecular mechanism of plant virus transmission by vector insects" respectively.
Wang Xiaowei, professor of Zhejiang University, Li Zhihong, professor of China Agricultural University, Ma Chunsen, researcher of Plant Protection Institute of Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Li Jiancheng, researcher of Plant Protection Institute of Hebei Academy of Agricultural Sciences, and 27 outstanding graduate tutors of the School acted as judges for the evaluation of the academic report and wall posters of this conference.
During the conference, the graduate students presented their research achievements and work progress in all aspects in English. A total of 42 graduate students have made academic reports. Meanwhile, a number of excellent reports and wall posters have emerged, which better shows the effect of graduate training in the school. After expert review, 14 excellent academic reports and 11 outstanding wall papers were finally selected.
At the closing ceremony, Vice Dean Chen Bing summarized the annual meeting and expressed his congratulations to the winners. All winners were awarded a certificate by leaders of the school and the representatives of the judges. Kang Xianjiang, Secretary of the Party committee, delivered a closing speech. He congratulated the full success of the annual conference and put forward higher requirements and expectations for the graduate students.
The annual academic conference covers all professional fields of the School, with rich research contents and various forms of achievements. It not only promotes the exchanges among various majors, but also builds different forms and levels of academic exchange platforms for young students, which has important practical significance for improving the postgraduate training level and academic level of the School of Life Sciences.