PKU Opening Ceremony for Engineering Doctor Candidates of 2014 in Electronics and Information Field and Also the 3rd Engineering Doctor Candidates Forum is Grandly Held

PKU Opening Ceremony for engineering doctor candidates of 2014 in electronics and information field and also the 3rd Engineering Doctor Candidates Forum is held in Moonlight Hall of Yingjie Communication Center in the morning of September 22.

PKU Opening Ceremony for engineering doctor candidates of 2014 in electronics and information field: a scene shot ? ?

The opening ceremony raised its curtain with the National Anthem. Professor Zhang Xing, Dean of the School of Software and Microelectronics began the forum with an address. He extended warm welcome to all the guests present on behalf of the school faculty and students and expressed his congratulations to the new engineering doctor candidates. Dean Zhang Xing raised his three expectations for the new candidates: develop a strategic vision, enhance the cultivation of humanities and foster the spirit of teamwork.

Professor Zhang Xing, Dean of the School of Software and Microelectronics is addressing ? ? ?

Academician Yan Chunhua, Executive Vice President of the Graduation School of Peking University stated in his address that Academician Yang Fuqing and Academician Wang Yangyuan advocates engineering doctor education in response to the nation’s call and Peking University became one of first pilot units for the cultivation of engineering doctor candidates with professional degree in 2011. Through systematic study in combination with major projects, engineering doctor candidates will make greater contribution to our country.

Academician Yan Chunhua, executive vice president of the Graduation School of Peking University is addressing on the opening ceremony

Academician Yang Fuqing, Director General of the School of Software and Microelectronics delivered a keynote speech on the ceremony. She quoted Secretary General Xi Jinping’s address on the Academician Conference of the two Academies that “Science and technology lay the foundation for the prosperity of the country while innovation is the soul of national progress” and indicated that the current key task is to construct National Innovation System; the combination of industry, university, research and practice are necessary to make enterprises the main body of the innovation system; and the key to construct an innovation-oriented country is to have an innovative talent team. Academician Yang expressed Peking University’s ambition in researching and practicing jointly with enterprises the road of cultivating leading talents in engineering technology and transporting talents and technology to the national innovation system. Academician Yang introduced Peking University’s ideas, goals and methods for cultivating engineering doctor candidates and proposed that the mode for cultivating engineering doctor candidates needs to be constantly improved to help Peking University to better combine and even integrate with enterprises with the aim to make our due contribution to the construction of national innovation system and help to make enterprises the main body of the innovation system.

Academician Yang Fuqing is addressing on the opening ceremony

Later, in the warm applause, intramural and enterprise supervisors stepped onto the stage respectively to help 2014 engineering doctor candidates in electronics and information field to wear the University badge and corsage. ?

Intramural and enterprise supervisors stepped onto the stage respectively to help 2014 engineering doctor candidates in electronics and information field to wear the University badge and corsage. ?

Liu Jianqiang, an engineering doctor candidate in Integrated Circuit enrolled in 2013 and Geng Xiongfei, an engineering doctor candidate in Software Engineering enrolled in 2014 are making speeches on behalf of older students and freshmen respectively.

Academician Ding Wenhua, Chief Engineer of CCTV addressed the ceremony on behalf of enterprise supervisors. He pointed out that in the age where opportunities and challenges coexist, leading talents that are equipped with a solid theoretical foundation and rich experience of engineering practice are of great importance. He also extended his thanks for Peking University for taking the responsibility of cultivating engineering technology talents. He held that enterprises would also take their responsibilities and obligations, and offer powerful support for Peking University’s cultivation of engineering doctor candidates and promotion of engineering projects.

Academician Ding Wenhua, Chief Engineer of CCTV, is addressing on behalf of enterprise supervisors

Professor Cheng Yuhua, Dean of Shanghai Graduate School of Microelectronics of Peking University made a speech on behalf of intramural supervisors. He hoped that all the engineering doctor candidates will make efforts to improve their professional competence and engineering innovation ability during their school time and play an active role in connecting the university and enterprises.

Professor Cheng Yuhua, representative of intramural supervisors is addressing

Academician Wang Yangyuan, Chief Scientist and Director of the academic board of the School of Software and Microelectronics, gave an impromptu remark on the ceremony. He said that in the background of the Internet era, SSM combined software and microelectronic majors and established a cultivation mode based on university-enterprise cooperation with excellent teachers both home and overseas, which provide conditions for cultivating cutting-edge and comprehensive talents. He hoped that through study, the engineering doctor candidates could develop their strategic thinking and global vision and therefore enhance their ability of analyzing and solving problems as well as their teamwork ability. At last, Academician Wang sent his ardent expectations to all the engineering doctor candidates: stick to dreams, work with perseverance and struggle for the whole life.

Academician Wang Yangyuan is giving an impromptu remark

At last, all the people present sang Ode to the Motherland together. In the grand singing, PKU Opening Ceremony for engineering doctor candidates of 2014 in electronics and information field ended successfully. Later, the 3rd Engineering Doctor Candidates Forum was held. The two seminars are entitled “The cultivation of innovative leading talents in big data era” and “Chip era, new direction, star talents”. The forum is successfully closed.

Source: Engineering Doctor Education Center Office