On the 22nd of August, about 70 Wageningen alumni got together in Beijing at the Embassy of the kingdom of the Netherlands. The event took the opportunity of the international Greensys conference to welcome more than 10 Wageningen experts who came to China to attend the conference.
The meeting was co-sponsored by the Dutch embassy and Chinese academy of Agricultural Sciences, and organized by Wageningen Alumni Chapter China which was re-activated since the year of 2014. This is the fourth alumni event of 2017 organized by the Chapter.
Mr. Martin Olde Monnikhof, prof. Yang Qichang, prof. Leo Marcelis and prof. Han Beizhong held speeches and presentations, Ms. Yan Jie, Secretary of the Wageningen Alumni Chapter mediated the event.
The alumni all enjoyed the networking very much, as well as hearing about the updates on technology and knowledge presented by both Wageningen and CAAS experts in greenhouse horticulture.
|18:30||Mediator||Yan Jie to introduce speakers|
|18:33||Welcome speech||Martin Olde Monnikhof, Agricultural Counselor at Royal Netherlands Embassy, Beijing|
|18:38||Speech||prof. Han Beizhong, Deputy Dean of School of food Science and nutritional engineering|
|18:45||Speech||prof. Yang Qichang, Deputy director of IEDA-CAAS|
|18:55||Presentation||Prof. Leo Marcelis- new technology update of Wageningen greenhouse horticulture|
|19:05||Networking and diner|