Dr Mark Saeys and Dr Saif Khan giving a briefing to students of ITB Indonesia
- Prof Raj Rajagopalan visited two prominent universities in China in July 2009. His first stop was a 2-day visit to the Tsinghua University where a presentation on the CPE Programme was given to the undergraduate students. In Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, Prof Rajagopalan gave a briefing on the CPE Programme and had a friendly discussion session with the students.
During these trips, Prof Rajagopalan visited some laboratories and held research discussions with academic staff members to explore possible ways to advance research collaboration with these premier universities.
- On 7 December 2009, the CPE Programme organised a recruitment briefing for the undergraduates of NUS and NTU at the CIT Auditorium. The talk, given by Prof Alan Hatton and Associate Prof Too Heng-Phon, attracted an audience of 11 students from both universities. Both faculty members also fielded questions from students in the Q&A Session.
- Dr Mark Saeys and Dr Saif Khan from the CPE Programme, together with PhD student Ms Anna Marcellina Wijaya, visited the Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB) in Indonesia on 9 December 2009 to recruit top students from the Chemical Department.