March 28 in Shijiazhuang, Vice-president Wang Haibo attended the meeting of the academic committee of Huang-Huai-Hai key laboratory for soybean biological and genetic breeding of the Ministry of Agricultural and Rural Affairs. The meeting was chaired by Wang Guoyin, deputy director of the institute of oil and cereal crops. 12 key laboratory academic committee members were involved in the meeting, and they were Prof. Ge Junyi, academician of Chinese Academy of Engineering; Prof. Chang Ruzhen, head of soybean expert guidance group of Ministry of Agriculture and research fellow of Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences; Prof. Chen Shouyi, former director of Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology of CAS; Prof. Wang Huijun, former president of HAAFS; Prof. Han Tianfu, chief scientist of the National Soybean Industry Technology System; and committee members from Nanjing Agricultural University, South China Agricultural University, Oil Crops Research Institute of CAAS, Anhui Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Henan Academy of Agricultural Sciences, and Jilin Academy of Agricultural Sciences.
Wang Haibo announced the members of the academic committee and issued the letter of appointment to the members. Prof. Yang Chunyan, director of soybean research center of HAAFS, reported the construction and main Progress of the key lab. The academic committee members in the meeting fully recognized the achievements made by the soybean research team of Hebei Academy and gave suggestions to the key lab's disciplinary construction, team construction and talent cultivation.
Prof. Yue Zengliang, director of science and technology division of HAAFS, Prof. Zhang Mengchen, director of the key lab and other 20 people participated in the meeting.