JAAS held a tea party for emeritus professors on January 25 to celebrate the Chinese New Year. The party was hosted by vice president Lu Xiaoxi. At the party, President Yan Shaohua talked about the achievements and progress made in 2010 with regard to technological innovation, construction of research platform, extension services and industrial development. Emeritus professors listened carefully, spoke highly of the development and achievements of JAAS in recent years and gave constructive advice and suggestions for the future development of JAAS.
The party concluded with President Zhao Xihua extending on behalf of the CPC JAAS Committee best wishes for the retired professors' good luck, health and longevity. Present at the party were also four vice presidents (Chang Youhong, Zheng Jianchu, Yu Wengui and Zhou Jiannong) and directors from the administrative sections.