Annual Meeting 2016
The China Regional Group annual meeting was held in the InterContinental Shanghai Ruijin Hotel on Friday, December 2, 2016.
The host speaker this year was Zhen Zhang, Deputy Director of Technical Development Department of Tongji Architectural Design (Group) Co., Ltd.
More than 90 members attended the event and expressed their appreciation to the Group Committee. Sheng-Hui Chen (Deputy Head of CPD and International Cooperation Division, Practice Qualification Registration Center, Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development, P.R. China), Jie-Min Ding, (President of Tongji Architectural Design (Group) Co., Ltd), Lian-Jin Bao, (Deputy Chief Engineer of East China Architectural Design and Research Institution), and Zoe Zhou (Deputy Director of Project Management Department of Tongji Architectural Design (Group) Co., Ltd) moderated the event.
Shen-Hui Chen gave the welcome speech. Zoe Zhou, Secretary of the Regional Group, presented the annual report for the years’ activities, events, working plan and hosted a Q&A session. A commitment was made to support existing connections and attract members to future group activities.
Above: Jie-Min Ding
Jie-Min Ding, President of the China Regional Group, made the key technical speech - about the limit state analysis of long-span roof steel structures, considering the plasticity, discussing the structural system selection, analysis methodology, form finding, key problems and case studies. Lian-Jin Bao then presented on the structural design of the China Expo Exhibition Complex.
The event also featured certificate presentations to members who passed the Chartered Membership examination last year - congratulations to all!
Below: new Chartered Members of the Institution receive their certificates.