On June 28, COSCO SHIPPING and Dalian Maritime University (DLMU) signed a strategic cooperation agreement in Shanghai. Chairman of COSCO SHIPPING, Capt. Xu Lirong, Director of the Board and President of COSCO SHIPPING, Mr. Fu Gangfeng, Party Secretary of DLMU, Mr. Zheng Shaonan, and President of DLMU, Mr. Sun Yuqing, attended the ceremony and witnessed the signing of the agreement. Director of the Board of COSCO SHIPPING, Mr. Wang Haimin, and Deputy Party Secretary of DLMU, Mr. Xu Minqiang signed the agreement on behalf of both parties respectively.
According to the agreement, the two sides will establish a new type of university-enterprise relationship with mutually beneficial cooperation at its the core, based upon the principles of integration of industry and education and innovative development. They will strengthen cooperation in talent training, scientific and technological innovation, collaborative school operations and the promotion of shipping culture to achieve common development goals.
Prior to the event, the two sides engaged in friendly conversation, expressing the hope that the opportunity presented by signing the agreement will enhance their efforts to integrate universities with research institutions, leverage their respective advantages, and continue to deepen strategic cooperation.
Relevant department heads of DLMU, Assistant to the President of COSCO SHIPPING and Chairman of COSCO SHIPPING Logistics, Mr. Han Jun, and heads of the Strategy & Corporate Management Division, Human Resources Division, and Technology & Information Management Division of COSCO SHIPPING also attended the event.