ASTRI was invited to attend the Hunan (Hong Kong) Investment and Trade Conference Week in the morning of 26 April 2017. In addition, an agreement contract regarding Smart Water Platform was signed by Dr James Lei (2nd from the left in the first row) and Ms Li Chao Hong, General Manager of Zhuzhou Southern Valve Co. Ltd. in the event. With witnesses including (from left to right in the second row) Mr Tong Xu Dong , Secretary of Party Leadership Group of Hunan Provincial Department of Science and Technology; Mr Liu Zhi Ming Associate Counsel of Liaison Office of the Central People’s Government in the HKSAR; Xiang Li Li Vice Governor of the People’s Government of Hunan Province; Mr Nicholas W Yang, JP, Secretary for Innovation and Technology of the HKSAR Government and Dr Frank Tong, CEO of ASTRI recognised for the ceremony. Both parties look forward to further co-operation opportunities in the near future.
In the afternoon of the same day, Mr Lu Xianhua (2nd from the right), Vice Director General of Hunan Provincial Department of Science and Technology and Mr Deng XianJue (2nd from the right), Division Chief of Hunan Provincial Department of Science and Technology, led the delegation of to visit ASTRI to understand more about the newest technologies in ASTRI and the project demonstrations on Financial Technologies and Next Generation Networks.
The delegation in around 60 people listen the newest R&D developments in ASTRI.
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