Beijing, 13th March, 2020 (BISTU)—Wang Yongsheng Hosts the video conference for summarizing the 13th Five-Year Plan and commencement of the 14th Five-Year Plan on 13th March, 2020. The Conference is attended by Vice President Xu Baojie, Vice President Chen Gang and Vice President Yu Shijie.
In his speech, Wang Yongsheng points out that firm leadership of CPC BISTU Committee and joint efforts of all students, faculties and staff of the University have been very productive in the 13th Five-Year Plan. Some indexes have been achieved in advanced and development of the University is pushed to a new high, which lays solid foundation for quality development of BISTU in the 14th Five-Year Plan. Wang Yongsheng emphasizes that we must sustain one's effort when a task is nearing completion. We shall fully utilize the year 2020 to bring our fine style of work in epidemic control, i.e., coordination, concerted efforts, and bravery in shouldering responsibilities, into full play in realizing our goals of the 13th Five-Year Plan. Equal importance shall be attached to epidemic control and development of the University.
With regard to planning for the 14th Five-Year Plan, Wang Yongsheng raises specific requests that firstly we shall be open in making the plans. Not only all divisions, offices, schools, and departments of the University but also pool strengths and wisdom of others and draw all useful opinions. Secondly, we shall be integrated into construction and development of the country. An in-depth analysis shall be done in respect of new situation and new demand of national development, particularly new features of higher education, so that we would be actively connected to strategic demand of national development. Then development of BISTU would be achieved in integration with national development. Thirdly, all plans shall be centered on construction of Beijing as “four centers”. We shall keep focus on how to provide quality service with construction of Beijing as “four centers” while actively meet the demand of industries and enhance our features. And fourthly, emphasis shall be put on featured development. On the basis of appraisal of undergraduate teaching, categorized education, and approval of doctoral programs, the University shall continue to strengthen features in information technology. And in the end Wang Yongsheng stresses that the 3rd Conference of CPC BISTU Committee would serve as an opportunity for us to focus on top design and development goals so as to orderly push forward issues relating to the 14th Five-Year Plan.
In his speech, Xu Baojie points out that we have made some obvious achievements in the 13th Five-Year Plan, which fully proves that top design is very important and very necessary. It tells that BISTU plan for the 13thFive-Year Plan is a scientific, feasible and advanced one. The achievements are fruits of joint efforts of all students, faculties and staff with their dedication. He stresses that we shall thoroughly learn and understand the spirit of important meetings and documentation of Central Party Committee and CPC Beijing Municipal Committee, obtain an in-depth understanding of development of higher education, and fully consider utilization of the New Campus. A time table shall be made with missions and route of realization so that all work shall be done in high quality with a timely manner.
Xing Jishou, Director of Development Strategy and Planning Division and Director of Institute of Higher Education Studies, delivers a report on implementation of the 13th Five-Year Plan and issues relating to making arrangements for the 14th Five-Year Plan.
The Video Conference is also attended by directors of President’s Office, Publicity Department of CPC BISTU Committee, Academic Affairs’ Office, Office for Scientific Research, Postgraduate School, and Human Resources Office.