APSCO delegation, headed by Secretary-General Dr. Li Xinjun, visited the Northwestern Polytechnical University (NPU) on October 13-14, 2020 to discuss new avenues of cooperation between APSCO and NPU. Prof Dr. Zhang Wei, the General Secretary of NPU, received APSCO delegation. He appraised the practical and effective collaborative activities between the two sides, and looked forward for the sustainable cooperation with APSCO.
APSCO and International School of NPU had a detailed dialogue on cooperation review between APSCO and NPU. APSCO and NPU initiative of “APSCO-NPU Development Base for Aerospace Talent” has completed its two years of establishment during which a series of training courses and competitions were organized for students and professionals from APSCO Member States. Through this platform, students have obtained special knowledge and hands-on experience on aerospace technologies. Besides, APSCO-NPU Development Base for Aerospace Talent, APSCO and NPU internship program has also provided opportunities for under graduate students to gain the working experience with international insights. During the visit, some student representatives also joined the meeting and expressed their appreciation to APSCO and NPU. APSCO delegation also had a technical visit to a number of research facilities and laboratories of NPU, which are well reputed in the academic field.
During the visit, Dr. Li Xinjun Secretary-General of APSCO was awarded as the honorary researcher of Northwestern Polytechnical University (NPU) for his special contribution on talent cultivation and capacity building in aerospace technology. The award certificate was presented by the deputy President of NPU Prof. Zhang Weihong.
NPU showed its determination of supporting APSCO activities, with its best faculty team and precise facilities. Both sides showed mutual interest on developing new method of conducting training and education to generate more benefits for Member State students and deepened cooperation between APSCO and NPU.