Delegation from French Ministry of City, Youths and Sports Visits BSU
On February 15th, 2017, the minister of French Ministry of City, Youths and Sports, Mr. Patrick Kanner, head a delegation of 15 came to Beijing Sport University. The delegation included the French ambassador Maurice Gourdault- Montagne, the chairman of French National Institute of Sport(INSEP) and president of the Olympic Bid Committee for Paris in 2024, Mr. Jean-Philippe Gatien, and the president of French National Skiing and Mountaineering School, Hervé Josseron. The president of BSU, Chi Jian, warmly welcomed the delegation and had a meeting with them. During the meeting, two sides exchanged ideas on sports, culture and education between France and China and disscussed how to expand and deepen the cooperation on education, scientific research, training and other aspects between INSEP, French National Skiing and Mountaineering School and BSU, expecially on communication of high level experts.
After the meeting, President Chi Jian signed the MOUs with INSEP and French National Skiing and Mountaineering School respectively on behalf of BSU, which mean that BSU formally established the inter-school relations with the two schools. Minister Patrick Kanner also signed at the MOUs and witnessed the begaining of cooperation between two schools. After the signing ceremony, the delegation visited the Tennis Complex, Sport Science Research Center and National Training Base in the campus.