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SJTU British Alumni Association Reunions & Welcome Activity

On 14/NOV/2015, SJTU British Alumni 2015 Reunions & Welcome Activity was held in King’s College London. Over 40 alumni coming from various circles in British attended this activity. Both old and new alumni were gathering together for communication and celebration. This activity were hosted by LIU Yudong, a current PhD student of Oxford University.

Professor JIANG Zheng, lecture of mechanical school of University of Bristol and Secretary of Alumni Association, first gave the speech. He thanked all the present alumni and memorized the moments of foundation of association in Oxford University 4 years ago. With the kind help of people of all circles, the British Alumni Association is growing fast and build a special bond between alumni in British.

Professor DAI Jiansheng in KCL shared with alumni about his experiences and inspiration during 30 years of endeavor in academic sphere. He pointed out that the scientific learning methods acquired from study in SJTU laid a solid foundation for his academic career. As an eligible scholar, one has to keep broadening his or her research horizons, keeping pace with the edge of the academy and conducting interdisciplinary research. Finally, he encouraged the present alumni to keep making efforts and striving to improve status of Chinese in British. 

Dr. LI Zhenhai, who is currently working in Oxford Asset Management Corporation, also made a keynote speech. Started from laborious job-hunting experiences, he told the life and career in British, he also introduced certain important issues such as immigration policies, career positioning, resume writing, online application and interview preparation and so on.

This activity also made a video for the celebration of 120th anniversary of SJTU, which will be played in next year’s anniversary convention, along with other videos coming from SJTU alumni associations from all around the world.

After the activity, association held the banquet in China town of London, which brought a perfect ending for the whole activity. We are looking forward to the next meeting in British!


 

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