On November 29th, 2016, Symposium on Sino-Swiss Cooperation of Universities of Applied Sciences was successfully held in the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland (FHNW). The Symposium was co hosted by China Education Association for International Exchange（CEAIE）and Swiss Universities. Ms. Zhou Yan, CEAIE’s Deputy Secretary General attended the event and delivered the welcome speech.
Around 50 representatives from Chinese universities and Swiss UAS participated in the one-day Symposium and had had deep discussion on the development of universities of applied sciences, in particular university-industry cooperation and curriculum model. Discussion on how to further promote institutional collaboration was held made during the networking session.
After the Symposium, the Chinese delegation visited FHNW School of Business and School of Engineering Research Center.