State Key Laboratory of Food Nutrition and Safety Construction and Operation Launch


          On the morning of January 11, the State Key Laboratory of Food Nutrition and Safety was set up and held at the Shaw House on the main campus in Binhai. Fan Yingzi, deputy inspector of the Tianjin Science and Technology Commission, Han Jinyu, deputy secretary of the party committee of the school, and Vice President Lu Fuping attended the launch meeting. Jin Shuanglong, Director, Basic Research Division, Tianjin Science and Technology Commission, Zuo Wei, Researcher, Science and Technology Department, Tianjin Education Commission, Wan Weidong, Deputy Director, Science and Technology Cooperation Department, Science and Technology Commission, Binhai New Area, and Ding Ruiqing, Engineer, Basic Research Division, Tianjin Science and Technology Commission, The leaders of relevant functional departments in our school, representatives from teachers and students in key laboratories attended the meeting. Lu Fuping presided over the launch meeting.

           Han Jinyu, on behalf of the school, extended a warm welcome to the leaders and teachers who came to the school to attend the meeting. On behalf of the school, the Tianjin Municipal Government, the Tianjin Science and Technology Commission, the Tianjin Education Commission and the Binhai New Area Science and Technology Commission and other related departments Thank you very much for your support and assistance.
        Han Jinyu emphasized that the approval of the National Key Laboratory is the dedication of the HKUST and its approval is an important breakthrough in the construction of the school’s national scientific research platform and will play an important role in promoting the construction of the school’s first-class construction. He pointed out that the approval of the State Key Laboratory is a new starting point for the construction of our laboratory. The school will continue to regard the construction of key laboratories as the top priority of school work. In accordance with the requirements of the Ministry of Science and Technology and the Tianjin Municipal People's Government, it will implement the “open, flow, unite, and compete” operating mechanism, adhere to high standards of construction goals, and focus on the country. And regional key strategies to serve the needs of the economic development of the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region, and took the school’s efforts to build key laboratories to become “academic centers for scientific and technological cooperation and exchanges, gather first-rate scholars, and cultivate top-notch innovative talents. Innovative research base."
       Fan Yingzi spoke at the kick-off meeting. She stressed that the construction of the National Key Laboratory of the State Jointly-promoted by the Ministry of Construction is an important measure for the country to improve regional independent innovation capabilities and promote the construction of regional scientific and technological innovation systems, and is an important part of the national independent innovation system. For a long time, the Science and Technology Commission of the Municipality has used the R&D platform of science and technology as a “nice nose” project to improve the regional science and technology innovation system, enhance independent innovation capability, support the leading cause of economic development, and create technological imprints. The State Key Laboratory of Food Nutrition and Safety co-produced by the Ministry of Agriculture has settled in Tianjin and Tianjin University of Science and Technology. It is a major event, an event, and a happy event for the development of Tianjin's scientific and technological innovation system and R&D platform.
       Regarding the construction of the State Key Laboratory jointly established by the Ministry of Education, Fan Yingzi proposed three suggestions: First, it should be cherished and highly valued. Schools should cherish the hard-won "Kuo Zihao" signboard, scientifically manage and standardize the operation, and use this as a breakthrough to drive the development of teaching and scientific research in the whole school. The second is to focus on strength and highlight talent building. It is necessary to focus on a global perspective, condense a group of high-level talents and teams, and build laboratories into places where talents gather in the area of ​​food science and technology innovation, talented people, and talented people. The third is to gather resources to promote industrial development. The laboratory construction should take the initiative to coordinate and effectively gather all kinds of innovative resources such as colleges and universities, industrial enterprises, achieve open sharing, collaborative innovation, establish a first-class academic committee, and form a world-class basic research capacity for food nutrition and safety, and become a major undertaking. Science and technology projects and important sources of major scientific and technological achievements.
      Fan Yingzi emphasized that the Municipal Science and Technology Commission will resolutely implement the deployment of the Ministry of Science and Technology, the municipal party committee and the municipal government, and strengthen the guidance and follow-up of laboratory construction and operation in accordance with the requirements of General Secretary Xi Jinping's strategy of “focusing on strategy, planning, policy, and service”. service. With the strong support from the Ministry of Science and Technology, the municipal party committee and the municipal government, the laboratory should be guided by the spirit of adhering to the Nineteenth National Congress, planning at a high starting point, and building a high standard. More talents, more contributions, and strive to become an important base for organizing high-level scientific research in the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region and even the whole country, gathering high-level scientific research personnel, and conducting academic open exchanges
      Jin Shuanglong read the approval documents of the State Key Laboratory of the Ministry of Construction.

       Professor Wang Shujun, deputy director of the Key Laboratory and the winner of the National Natural Science Fund “Excellent Youth Fund”, reported on the construction and operation of the laboratory.
       After the kick-off meeting, the participating leaders and representatives of teachers and students visited the Provincial Key Laboratory of Joint Construction.