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UNU Macau (IIST) and Northwestern Polytechnical University Forge Collaboration for the Future

Description: UNU Macau (IIST) received a delegation from Northwestern Polytechnical University, led by President Song Baowei.

The United Nations University Institute in Macau received a delegation from Northwestern Polytechnical University, led by President Song Baowei, on March 14, 2024. The meeting aimed to explore prospects for partnership and exchange for collaboration.

Exchanges during the meeting included a range of topics, from research initiatives to talent cultivation and internship programs. These discussions laid the groundwork for future collaboration, with both institutions poised to explore mutually beneficial opportunities in the field of research and talents.

At the heart of the discussions were efforts to strengthen ties between the two, with a particular focus on potential collaboration within the UNU AI Network. This network, spearheaded by UNU Macau (IIST), serves as a platform for fostering dialogue and cooperation among multiple stakeholders worldwide.

Dr. Jingbo Huang, Director of UNU Macau, and Prof. Song Baowei, President of Northwestern Polytechnical University, underscored the importance of collaboration in addressing the complex challenges and opportunities presented by technologies. Their remarks reflected a shared commitment to leveraging technologies for societal benefit and global advancement.

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The outcomes of the meeting are anticipated to pave the way for substantive collaboration between UNU Macau (IIST) and Northwestern Polytechnical University in the future.

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