TUM Beijing: First leadership meeting in 2021 with Beihang University

On January 13, the first leadership call with a Chinese partner in 2021 took place via Zoom. TUM Senior Vice President Prof. Juliane Winkelmann, Beihang Vice President Prof. Haijun Huang, and staff from the International Office of the two universities participated in the meeting to discuss plans for future joint projects.

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Beihang Vice President Prof. Huang and TUM Vice President Prof. Winkelmann agreed on planning even more intensive cooperation. Screenshot: Gao Yuan / Beihang University

Prof. Haijun Huang first reviewed the cooperation between TUM and Beihang over the years and made several suggestions for future cooperation. “Beihang would like to strengthen scientific research cooperation with TUM, and would also like to enhance exchanges between administrative staff”, he said.

Prof. Winkelmann affirmed the proposal of President Huang, and suggested that the two universities explore how to better engage different target groups in future, drawing on successful joint activities in previous years.

Beihang University and TUM have been institutional partners since 2007. Since 2018, the TUM Beijing office is located at the Beihang campus. TUM and Beihang seek to strategically deepen their long-term partnership and promote new cooperation projects in the future.