On 29 October, hosted by CAE and the people’s Government of Henan Province, co-sponsored by the Chemical, Metallurgy and Materials Engineering Department of CAE, Henan Industry and Informatization Commission, Science and Technology Department of Henan Province, Henan Science and Technology Association, Zhengzhou Municipal people’s Government, and ZZU, the 12th Conference on Chemical, Metallurgical and Materials Engineering was held in Zhengzhou. Provincial Party Committee Secretary Wang Guosheng and Governor Chen Run’er met with representatives of academicians, who were Chen Jianfeng, Secretary-general and party member of CAE, Xue Qunji, director of the Scientific and technological Committee of the Ningbo Institute of Materials and Engineering, CAS; and Xu Nanping, Vice Minister of science and technology, etc. Ma Yi, member of the standing Committee of the Provincial CPC Committee and secretary of the Zhengzhou Municipal CPC Committee, Mu Weimin, member of the standing Committee and Secretary General of Provincial CPC Committee, Vice Governor Liu Wei and Vice Governor Huo Jinhua, and Academician Liu Jiongtian, Vice Chairman of Henan Provincial CPPCC and President of ZZU, attended the meeting.
The opening ceremony was attended by Chen Jianfeng, Xue Qunji, and other 59 academicians of CAE, Huo Jinhua, Luo Tiejun, Inspector of the Department of raw materials of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, Cao Kui, Secretary of the Party Group of the Provincial Association of Science and Technology, Ma Gang, Director of the Provincial Science and Technology Department, Chen Weizhong, Deputy Director of the Provincial Commission of Industry and Information Technology, Vice Mayor Shi Zhanyong of Zhengzhou City, ZZU leaders Niu Shucheng, Liu Jiongtian, Qu Lingbo, Guan Shaokang, Wu Hongyang, Zhao Minghao, as well as more than 700 representatives from research institutions and enterprises in relevant fields across the country.
Xue Qunji, Huo Jinhua, Chen Jianfeng and Liu Jiongtian made speeches respectively.
This academic conference lasted 2 days, arranging 5 conference reports, 98 oral reports and 29 wall papers. Academicians and experts carried out in-depth exchanges and discussions on scientific research issues and industrial development issues in relevant fields. （translator Song Gencheng）