Visit of New Ambassador of P.R. China

The new Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the People's Republic of China to the Republic of Austria, Mrs Mei Qi, visited Montanuniversität Leoben on 14th June 2023, together with her colleagues, Mr. Fengyun Lei, Counsellor for Technology Affairs, and Mrs. Chongling Huang, Leader for Education Affairs, as well as Attaché Ms. Chengxu Li.

The Embassy delegation was hosted by Vice Rector Prof. Moser and Dr. Susanne Feiel, Dean of MIRO. The meeting started with a warm welcome to the distinguished guests and a brief introduction of Montanuniversität given by Prof. Moser. The on-going education cooperation with P.R. China was reviewed and the prospective cooperation was discussed. Ambassador Qi acknowledged and highly appreciated the pioneer cooperation with P.R. China performed by Montanuniversität. She also expressed her willingness in supporting and fostering the cooperation between Montanuniversität Leoben and P.R. China into a new level.

It was the first dedicated visit of Ambassador Qi to an Austrian university after she assumed her new duties in in Vienna on 1st March 2023.

A group picture with Embassy delegation (from left to right: Dr. Susanne Feiel, Mr. Fengyun Lei, Ambassador Mei Qi, Vice Vector Peter Moser, Mrs. Chongling Huang, Ms. Chengxu Li, Dr. Shengli Jin) Photo: Montanuniversität Leoben | Martina Stöbbauer