Led by Vice Chairman Liu Huitong, a delegation of Tianjin Association for Science and Technology held a meeting with SCAAST ExCo members including Honorary President Lu Li and President Lin Feng in Nanyang Technological University on 4 December 2013. Mr Liu introduced Nankai University Talents Programme and other exchange programmes in Tianjin especially those for its districts and counties. In this connection, SCAAST Vice President Shen Ze Xiang shared with the visitors the Integrated Graduate Programme in NTU. Requested by SCAAST, Mr Liu and Mr Li Shihui, Deputy Director of Department of Science and Technology, Heping District, introduced the recent development in Binhai New District and Eco-City, a joint venture between China and Singapore. Mr Liu Wei, Deputy Director of Department of Science and Technology, Jixian County, shared information of the “Panshan Culture and Innovation Park” in the county and its convenient transport from Beijing Capital Airport. SCAAST Executive Vice President Li Erping and Executive Deputy Secretary Fang Zhongping also shared with the visitors their opinions on the relevant issues. Both sides are keen to strengthen the link for research projects and talent exchanges on a more systematic platform.