Professor Su Guaning accepted invitation to be Honorary President of SCAAST

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Professor Su Guaning, President Emeritus of Nanyang Technological University, has accepted invitation to be Honorary President of SCAAST with immediate effect. Professor Su Guaning served as the second President of NTU from 1 January 2003 to 30 June 2011. He was conferred the title of President Emeritus on 25 July 2011. During his term, he raised the university’s profile as a leading research-intensive institution ranked among the world’s best universities, with clear strengths in sustainability research and China relations.

应新中科促会会长申泽骧教授邀请,新加坡南洋理工大学终身荣誉校长徐冠林教授将担任新中科促会荣誉会长。

徐冠林教授于2003-2011年间任南洋理工大学校长,为南大转型为国际知名研究型大学作出重大贡献。掌校期间,致力进行体制改革,提倡全方位教育,培养跨学科博雅人才,并促进跨学科研究与跨机构合作,大力提升大学的科研水平,使南大发展为卓越的科研密集型大学,也促进了新加坡在创新科技领域的发展。至今,南洋理工大学世界排名正大幅度提升,并跻身世界最优秀大学之一。