In the afternoon of December 19, Sima Hong the Standing Vice Chairman of Beijing Association for Science and Technology (BAST) and her colleagues went to China Science and Technology Museum (CSTM) for investigation. Chen Weicheng the Associate Counselor & Director of the Science Popularization Department of BAST, He Suxing the Director of Beijing Science Center, Liu Fang the Deputy Director of the Science Popularization Department of BAST, and Ren Haihong the Director of the General Affairs Office of CSTM accompanied her on the research.
During the communication, Yin Hao the member of the Leading Party Members' Group of China Association for Science and Technology (CAST) and the Curator of China Science and Technology Museum (CSTM) detailed the business construction, operation and maintenance of CSTM. Sima Hong exchanged ideas on strengthening the cooperation with CSTM, mutually promoting the upgrading of science & technology popularization venues as well as the current situation of BAST science popularization. The participants of the meeting discussed the topics revolving around the construction and development of science and technology communication venues, the organization and plan of science communication activities, the team building of science popularization volunteers etc. The two sides reached consensus about strengthening the communication & integration of science & technology popularization venues and extending the exchange and cooperation in the field of science communication resources.
After the meeting, Sima Hong and her colleagues visited the permanent exhibition hall and the temporary exhibition Hall of China Science and Technology Museum.