On Friday, 27 September 2013, ESI Executive Director Professor Chou Siaw Kiang together with ESI Fellows, Dr. Su Bin and Dr. Christopher Len travelled to Nanjing to visit the Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics (NUAA).
They were welcomed by the Dean of College of Economics and Management, and Director of Research Center for Soft Energy Sciences, Professor Zhou Dequn and his colleagues. The two sides exchanged views on the latest energy research trends and spoke about their respective current research priorities. During this visit, Professor Chou was also awarded a Visiting Professorship by the hosts. Professor Chou and Professor Zhou also signed an MOU as a further step to deepen cooperation on energy policy research between the two sides.