The Opening Ceremony of Seminar on Meteorological Management and Weather Information Service for Latin-America, the Caribbean and the South Pacific was Held at NUIST 
2014-10-14

 

 

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On the morning of Sept. 10th, the Opening Ceremony of Seminar on Meteorological Management and Weather Information Service for Latin-America, the Caribbean and the South Pacific was held at  NUIST. Professor Niu Shengjie, Vice President of Nanjing University of Information Science & Technology attended and delivered a speech on the opening ceremony. Besides, Executive deputy director Zheng Youfei and Deputy Director Lei Zhaochong attended it, too. The participants who come from Samoa, Papua New Guinea, Ecuador, Venezuela, Cuba, panama, Dominic, Jamaica, Tonga and Vanuatu participated in the opening ceremony. The seminar was organized by the Ministry of Commerce of P.R.C., hosted by the WMO Nanjing RTC. The Deputy Director of the WMO RTC, Wang Suchun presided over the opening ceremony.
On behalf of Jiang Jianqing, President of NUIST,  Vice President Niu Shengjie made a speech and showed a warm welcome to the participants, and expressed thanks to the Ministry of Commerce for their strong support for long-standing time. He introduced the developing situation of our university and WMO RTC Nanjing ,as well as the running situation of internationalized education and achievements in recent  years. He said, the world is facing constant threat of all kinds of natural disasters.Therefore the meteorological management and weather information service play  important roles in disaster prevention and mitigation. He also hoped that this seminar could provide an open platform for the participants’ management and professional knowledge, so as to promote national meteorological management learning and communication.
At last, Mr. Alvaro, the participant representative from Venezuela, delivered a speech to show sincerely appreciation to the Ministry of Commerce and WMO Nanjing Regional Training Center for giving them the opportunity.They hope  that this seminar would promote the relations between two countries and strengthen the friendship.
This seminar is the 82nd international training course that held by the WMO Nanjing RTC.