Activities & Events
|Delegation from Fujian|
|Venue||Institute of Textiles & Clothing (ITC) & HKRITA|
|Organiser||Fujian Provincial Economic & Trade Commission (FJETC)|
A six-member delegation from the Fujian Provincial Economic & Trade Commission (FJETC), PRC visited the Institute of Textiles and Clothing (ITC) of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) and HKRITA on 26 April 2006, with the aims to understand the role of HKRITA and to explore opportunities of future collaboration. Led by Mr. Zhang Jin Zhu, Vice Director of Fujian Provincial Economic & Trade Commission, other delegates include Mr. Chen Wu, Director of Technological Progress Department, FJETC; Mr. Xu Min, Director of SME Department, FJETC; Professor Zhang Zhen, Secretary of the Party Committee & Director of Fujian Academy of Mechanical Sciences; Professor Chen Ding Ning, Director of Fujian University of Engineering; and Professor Chen Qing Hua, Associate Dean, College of Chemistry & Materials Science of Fujian Normal University. The delegation was warmly received by Mr. Haider Barma, our CEO, Ms. Lydia Fung, our Marketing Manager and Ms. Anne Hon, Marketing Officer of ITC. The visit began with a welcome remark and an overview of HKRITA by Mr. Barma. Then, we were pleased to have Mr. Zhang Jin Zhu, head of the delegate introducing the Fujian Provincial Economic & Trade Commission. After that, ITC’s researcher demonstrated our state-of-the-art technologies and laboratories of the ITC during the tour, including the Nano-technology Centre and Shape Memory Textile Centre.