To upgrade the overall research ability, the new academic committee of the Coastal Agriculture Institute organized the first plenary meeting on June 21 of 2019. The new academic committee consists of 13 members, 2 from Chinese Academy of Sciences, 1 from Beijing Academy of Agricultural Sciences, 1 from the Division of Science and Technology of HAAFS and others from the institute.
The academic board listened to the introduction about the institute´s evolutionary story of the discipline construction, the current research group classification, the future top-design precept and the measures for implementation, and provided amending advices on the above basis. They were also briefed the 2019 innovation projects and gave specific suggestions from the aspects of policy orientation, the selection of research topics and research approaches, the design of experiments, the planning of results and the transformation of research achievements.
Director of the Division of Science and Technology Yue Zengliang summarized the meeting and indicated that the scientists should keep constant attention to the cutting-edge progresses of the related research areas and follow up the research trends of the leading academic figures; conduct cooperation in an open mind with universities, research institutions and enterprises; concentrate the research focuses and form representative achievements to promote the high-quality development of the institute.