Recently, the conference to commemorate the 100th anniversary of NKU biology discipline was held at the auditorium of the main building at Balitai Campus.
The conference kicked off at 9.30 a.m. to the accompaniment of the solemn national anthem.
Those in attendence of the conference included academician Kuang Tingyun from the Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences; academician Li Jiayang from the Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences; academician Rao Zihe, former president of Nankai University and president of Tianjin Association for Science and Technology; academician Deng Zixin from Shanghai Jiao Tong University; academician Meng Anming, rotating chair of the China Union of Life Science Societies and a professor at Tsinghua University; academician Yan Xiyun from the Institute of Biophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences; academician Qian Qian from the Institute of Crop Sciences, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences; academician Yuan Junying from the Interdisciplinary Research Center on Biology and Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences; academician Zhang Yingze from Nankai University School of Medicine; academician Song Baoliang from Wuhan University; academician Zhang Keqin from Yunnan University.
Others included Chen Yulu, President of Nankai University; Chen Jun, Vice President of Nankai University; Ma Yanhe, Director of Tianjin Institute of Industrial Biotechnology, Chinese Academy of Sciences; Liu Li, Deputy Director of the Institute of Biophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences; Xu Ruiming, Director of the Institute of Biophysics of the Chinese Academy of Sciences; Ji Yong, President of Harbin Medical University; Zhang Lixin, Vice President of Henan University. More than 500 people attended the conference. Xie Guiling, Secretary of the Party Committee of the College of Life Sciences, Nankai University, moderated the meeting.
On behalf of Nankai, Chen Yulu extended a warm welcome to the guests and alumni and delivered a speech.
Chen Quan, Dean of the College of Life Sciences of Nankai University, delivered a report on the centennial development of NKU biology discipline at the conference.
Academician Rao Zihe delivered a speech.
On behalf of the China Union of Life Science Societies, academician Meng Anming congratulated on the centennial anniversary of NKU biology discipline.
Academician Kuang Tingyun delivered a speech as an alumni representative.
Academician Qian Qian delivered a speech as an alumni representative.
Yu Xuefeng, Co-founder, Chairman and CEO of CanSinoBIO, delivered a speech as an alumni representative.
Ji Yong from Harbin Medical University delivered a speech.
Wu Wei, Dean of the School of Life Sciences of Tsinghua University, delivered a speech.
Geng Yunqi, former Vice President of Nankai University and former Dean of the College of Life Sciences, spoke as a representative of distinguished retired faculty.
Guo Yu, Professor of the College of Life Sciences, Nankai University, spoke as a representative of faculty.
Cheng Quhan, a doctoral student admitted to the College of Life Sciences, Nankai University in 2021, spoke as a student representative.
Inauguration of the Joint Research Center
Inauguration of “Shangde Academy”
Signing of the cooperation agreement on Life and Health Industry Innovation and Transformation Base
It is reported that from July 1 to 3, the College of Life Sciences held a series of academic and cultural events, including the Biomedicine Innovation and Development Forum, the Deans’ Forum, the Alumni Ball Game Networking, etc. At the same time, a book commemorating the 100th anniversary of NKU biology discipline was published; a commemorative stamp album was released; a feature film was produced; and a commemorative song “While drinking, don't forget the water’s source” created by the student band was launched and made into a music video.
（Edited and translated by Nankai News Team.)