On December 26, Beihang - Segway-Ninebot strategic cooperation and donation signing ceremony was held at the New Main Building of Beihang University. Beihang Vice Secretary Li Junfeng attended the ceremony, together with representatives from the Alumni and Development Office, Division of Graduate Affairs Management, Student Affairs, School of Electronic and Information Engineering, School of Automation Science and Electrical Engineering, School of Mechanical Engineering and Automation, and School of Transportation Science and Engineering. Song Xiaodong, Director of the Division of Graduate Affairs Management, hosted the ceremony.
Gao Lufeng, the founder and CEO of Segway-Ninebot, graduated from the School of Mechanical Engineering and Automation of Beihang University. As an alumnus of Beihang University, Gao has always been concerned about the development of Beihang University, especially in education, and has donated materials several times. At the signing ceremony, Gao said that the Beihang motto of "Integrate Virtue with Brilliance, Combine Knowledge with Practice" has always encouraged him to make sustained efforts in the fields of intelligent short transportation and robotics. Currently, his many colleagues are from Beihang, and he hopes to work with more graduates from Beihang in the future.
In his speech, Li Junfeng pointed out that Gao Lufeng, as an outstanding graduate of the School of Mechanical Engineering and Automation, has made contributions to the school for many times, which is the exact manifestation of his deep feelings for his Alma Mater. He hoped that in the future, both sides will have more in-depth cooperation in talents training, scientific research and other aspects to jointly build Beihang into a world-class university.
Subsequently, representatives respectively from Beihang Education Foundation and Segway-Ninebot signed a donation agreement. Then, Li issued the donation certificate to the company. After the ceremony, the guests visited the Beihang Robot Team and highly affirmed its great development.
Li issued the certificate
The Segway-Ninebot Scholarship is awarded to undergraduates and postgraduates from four schools, namely the School of Electronic and Information Engineering, the School of Automation Science and Electrical Engineering, the School of Mechanical Engineering and Automation, and the School of Transportation Science and Engineering, with an annual amount of 370,000 yuan.
Reported by Zhang Chengyang
Reviewed by Cong Baoqiang
Edited by Jia Aiping
Translated by Zhao Yue