As one of Zhoushan Islands New Region Talent • Technology • Project cooperation and exchange activities, China & Thailand Marine Science and Technology Forum was held at the Zhejiang Ocean University on November 10, 2011. Curator Pichai Sonchaeng from Thai National Museum of Natural Science, Professor Verapong Vuthiphandchai from Burapha University of Thailand, Dr. Chen Yinghua from Marine Science School of ZOU, Dr. Han Zhiqiang from Fishery School of ZOU and other 13 Chinese and Thai experts discussed and communicated issues about marine development and utilization. Vice President Xu Shiyuan and more than 50 teachers and students attended the seminar.
The commuication language of both sides experts and scholars was English, broke the traditional form which was translating the English to Chinese. The visit of Thai Marine experts this time also practiced the memorandum of cooperation projects signed by two universities in November, 2009.