This is the web page of the UK-China Collaboration track of the ABCP 2021 Annual Conference, to be held on Friday 2nd and Saturday 3rd July, 2021.

Programme

Day 1: Friday 2nd July 2021 (Zoom link)

1:00-2:00pm: Updates from a number of UK funders regarding UK-China joint funding opportunities (chair: Professor Shujun Li, University of Kent)

2:00-2:45pm: Joint institutes between HEIs in the UK and China (talks and panel discussion) (chair: Professor Jihong Wang, University of Warwick)

2:45-3:30pm: Research collaboration between the UK and China #1 (talks and panel discussion) (chair: Professor Jihong Wang, University of Warwick)

3:30-4:00pm: UK-Jiangsu 20+20 World Class University Consortium (chair: Professor Shujun Li, University of Kent)

  • Professor Alan Marshall, Head of Department of Electrical Engineering and Electronics, University of Liverpool, UK Chair of UK-Jiangsu World Class University Consortium (slides)

4:00-4:30pm: Updates from Universities UK International (UUKi) regarding UK-China collaboration (chair: Professor Shujun Li, University of Kent)

Day 2: Saturday 3rd July 2021 (Zoom link)

1:00-1:45pm: Joint UK-China universities – UNNC and XJTLU (talks and panel discussion) (chair: Professor Shujun Li, University of Kent)

1:45-2:30pm: Research collaboration between the UK and China #2 (talks and panel discussion) (chair: Professor Sai Gu, University of Warwick)

2:30-3:30pm: Chinese PGR (postgraduate research) students in the UK and joint UK-China PGR programmes (chair: Professor Qihai Huang, University of Huddersfield)

3:30-4:30pm: Short talks about UK-China industrial collaboration (chair: Professor Shujun Li, University of Kent)

Organising Committee

Professor Shujun Li (李树钧教授), University of Kent (Chair)
Professor Hongbiao Dong (董洪标教授), University of Leicester
Professor Qihai Huang (黄起海教授), University of Huddersfield
Professor Lixian Jin (金立贤教授), University of Nottingham Ningbo China (UNNC)
Professor Sai Gu (顾赛教授), Deputy Deputy Pro-Vice-Chancellor (China), University of Warwick
Professor Xin Tu (屠昕教授), University of Liverpool
Professor Jihong Wang (王吉红教授), University of Warwick
Professor Hongming Xu (徐宏明教授), University of Birmingham