Mr. Bernard Vallat, Vice Chairman of Central Region of France Visits XTU
On the afternoon of November 15, 2009, accompanied by the staff from Foreign and Overseas Chinese Affairs Office of the People’s Government of Hunan Province, Mr. Bernard Vallat, Vice Chairman of Central Region, France and other seven people paid a friendly visit to XTU. The delegation visited the campus with interest in spite of the rain and made a discussion with the leaders in XTU cordially. The symposium was hosted by Vice President Luo He’an, who delivered a welcome speech and introduced the basic situation of XTU briefly. Vice Chairman Vallat showed great interest in three aspects about XTU, including the discipline development, scientific research and international cooperation and exchanges. The two sides discussed about the initiation of the cooperation and exchanges between XTU and the universities in Central regional and expressed that further contacts would be strengthened in the future to promote the construction of French major and cultivation of multilingual professional talents of XTU and the scientific research cooperation in the field of natural science of both sides.
The central region of France, located in the center of France, is one of 22 the most important administrative regions in France with the most developed economy. The Royal Castle Group in this region listed by UNESCO as a World Cultural Heritage Protection is known as royal family paradise in Europe. Vice Chairman Vallat paid a visit to Hunan, and XTU was the only university visited by him.
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Nov. 16, 2009