On June 26th, SMU-BIMCO Ceremony of Signing Partnership Agreement was held in SMU Library. Prof. Yu Shicheng, President of SMU and Mr. Torben C. Skaanild, Secretary General of BIMCO signed the agreement, which marks a new leap in the cooperation between SMU and BIMCO--the world’s largest international shipping association. More exchange and cooperation will be enacted between both parties based on the strong points enjoyed by both. The ceremony was presided over by Prof. Huang Youfang, Vice President of SMU.
The SMU-BIMCO Corner, part of the partnership program, was launched on the same day. Prof. Yu Shicheng and Mr. Robert Lorenz-Meyer unveiled the SMU-BIMCO Corner. Now, SMU teachers and students have access to various standard contracts, research reports provided by BIMCO. They also have easier connection to BIMCO website to browse and download some 200,000 pages of materials.