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Presidents' Forum, Monday 23 November

Hosted online by Politecnico di Milano and Xi’an Jiaotong University


9:00 am-12:00 pm CET Time/4:00-7:00 pm Beijing Time


  • 9:00-9:20 am, Opening

  • Ferruccio Resta

Rector of Politecnico di Milano

  • Shuguo Wang

President of Xi'an Jiaotong University

  • 9:20-11:00 am, presidents' speeches

  • University's missions  and roles in "security for society"

  • How will the pandemic change or influence the future of universities? (The influence of the pandemic may be short or long term, and it is worthy of discussion...) 

  • 11:00-12:00 am, keynote sessions on topic "Security for Society"



  • Antonella Forlino, Pro-Rector Internationalization, University of Pavia

  • Rongyu Li, Vice President (External Engagement), The University of Queensland

  • Jiongtian Liu, President, Zhengzhou University

  • Ehsan Mesbahi, Pro Vice-Chancellor, Victoria University of Wellington

  • Akymbek Abdykalykov, Rector, Kyrgyz State University of construction, transportation and architecture named after N.Isanov

  • Olga Yaroshenko, Vice-Rector for International Relations, South Ural State University

  • Gensheng Li, Vice-President, China University of Petroleum 

  • Ben Young, Vice President (Student and International Affairs), The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

  • Hua Wang, Associate Dean, Emlyon business school, Dean Emlyon business school Asia 

  • Nikolay D. Rogalev, Rector, National Research University “Moscow Power Engineering Institute” Chunhua Yan, President, Lanzhou University

  • Edward Roekaert, President, Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas

  • Kurt Dirks, Executive Vice Chancellor of International Affairs, Washington University in St.Luis

Keynote speakers

  • Neno Kukuric, Director of International Groundwater Resources Assessment Center (UNESCO)

       Groundwaters across the borders

  • Youfa Wang, Distinguished Professor, Dean of Global Health Institute of Xi’an Jiaotong University

       Fighting the COVID-19 pandemic and global health: challenges and opportunities

  • Laura Pyrak-Nolte, President of InterPore (International Society for Porous Media)

       The role of porous media in security for society

How to Join

WebEx link:


Meeting number: 121 601 6876

Password: Forum2020


UASR Presidents' Forum Agenda


Attachment【UASR Presidents' Forum Agenda.pdf已下载

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