President Wan Shubo of Shandong Academy of Agricultural Sciences (SAAS) led a delegation to JAAS from Nov. 19 to 21, 2013. JAAS President Yan Shaohua and Vice President Yu Wengui hosted the reception. Both sides carried out exchanges on intellectual property rights (IPR) protection, research vision and strategy, finance management and test station construction, etc..
During the meeting, JAAS President Yan Shaohua extended warm welcome to the delegation, shared JAAS’s practices in research management and research strategies, and detailed the grants application from National Natural Science Foundation of China. Vice President Yu Wengui introduced intellectual property rights protection and test station construction of JAAS.
Wan said that it was a historical mission of ASSA to overcome the bottlenecks, summarize the previous experiences and break new ground for the future on the occasion of the 110th anniversary of ASSA. He also expressed his gratitude to JAAS for the shared experiences and practices. After the meeting, the delegation had a guided tour to the Institute of Food Safety and Monitoring, Finance Department, Intellectual Property Rights Protection Department and Lishui Plant Sciences Station of JAAS.