On May 10th, 2004, a grand ceremony was held at SMU in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of friendly cooperation between SMU and GMU. Prof. Yu Shicheng, President of SMU and Prof. Lisowski, Rector of Gdynia Maritime University attended the ceremony and delivered speeches. The two sides reviewed the past and looked to the future, and they wished to promote the friendly cooperation relations into a new stage.
Gdynia Maritime University is the very first foreign university that has established a friendly relationship with SMU. Since 1984 when the two sides signed a cooperation agreement, we had achieved fruitful results in aspects of teacher and student exchanges, scientific cooperation and doctoral training. Programs such as Artificial Intelligence System’s Application in Shipping System, and Research on China-Poland Seamen Training and Labor Force Output Mode were listed as the China and PolandMinistries of Science and Technology Cooperative Programs.