In order to make the new recruits have a better understanding of the history and current situation of HAAFS and help them to step into their profession roles, the academy organized a training meeting for the new recruits of 2017-2019 on December 19, 2019. President Zhang Tielong attended and addressed the meeting which was presided over by vice president Zhang Jianjun.
Firstly, the trainees viewed the video about HAAFS which introduces the discipline layout and the status of STI, achievement transformation and technical service. Then, they listened to the speeches made by senior scientist Prof. Cheng Ruhong, middle-aged scientist Prof. Yan Long and young scientist Dr. Wei Chuangqi, who, taking their work as an example, shared their experiences and understanding of being a good scientist.
President Zhang Tielong, in his speech, requested the new recruits: first, adjust mental attitude and make good balance of work and life; second, keep learning and constantly improving self-qualification in morality and knowledge; third, work hard and devote all effort and talents to agricultural research.
Vice president Zhang Jianjun summarized the meeting and stressed, the new recruits, as young people, should be persons with ideal and passion, making contributions to the development of HAAFS. All the departments and institutes should attach great importance to the cultivation of young talents and try to provide better working and living conditions for them. Then, the trainees visited the exhibition room in order to make better understanding of the development history of HAAFS.
The meeting room was filled with warm atmosphere. The participants listened carefully and took notes from time to time. They felt what they had learned was practical and helpful to their future career. The new recruits expressed that after this meeting they would think carefully about their future plan and hope to step into their roles as soon as possible. The leaders and chief persons responsible for human resources management and the new recruits of 2017-2019 all together over 100 persons participated in the meeting.