Chinese delegation visits UGent

(16-02-2016)

A Chinese delegation from the Xinjiang Universtiy of Ecology and Geography (XIEG) and the University of the Chinese Academy of Science (UCAS) visit Ghent University this week. This visit is framed in existing cooperation agreements between UGent and XIEG more info. On Monday and Tuesday presentations were given by UGent, XIEG and UCAS on ongoing collaborative research project, themes for potential collaborations and exchange possibilities for (doctoral) students. The department of Archaeology, Geology, Ghent Centre for Buddhist Studies, among others, were represented during this workshop organised by Prof. Phillippe De Maeyer and Prof. Jean Bourgeois (Department of Archaeology).