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Information Technology and Applications by bau17118

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									Information Technology and Applications
                            Summary

              An Active and Diversified Panel

• Leaders from both US and China NSFs

• Practitioners from administration, industry and academic
   Chang-Jiang scholars, professors, deans, department head,
     industrial engineers and managers



              An International Conference that Examines the Issues of Yesterday,
              the Challenges of Today, and the Opportunities for Tomorrow
     Information Technology and Applications
               Current Interests and Collaborations

• Engaged by many motivated individuals
• Wide range
   – Theories, components, systems, to applications
   – Software, microelectronics, business, CAD, civil eng.
• Various forms
   – Lectures, workshops, conferences, and summer courses
   – Student exchanges, adjunct appointments, sharing
     facilities, and joint projects
• Different sources of support
   – Governments, InternationalofConference that Examines the Issues of Yesterday,
                   An
                       industries, institutions, and volunteers
                   the Challenges Today, and the Opportunities for Tomorrow
Information Technology and Applications
                                Issues
• Policies and Regulations
   –   Intellectual properties
   –   Security
   –   Visas
   –   Local policies

• Motivations and Recognitions
  – International collaboration is a risk-taking
    business
                An International Conference that Examines the Issues of Yesterday,
                the Challenges of Today, and the Opportunities for Tomorrow
Information Technology and Applications
                        Issues (cont’)

• Technical, Cultural, and Language Difficulties

• Local Priority vs Global Excellency

• Identification of Potential Partners and Initiation of
  Projects

• Financial Support
   – International collaboration needs long term and
     stable support
             An International Conference that Examines the Issues of Yesterday,
             the Challenges of Today, and the Opportunities for Tomorrow
 Information Technology and Applications
                        Recommendations

• More effective communication
   – Hosting follow up forums to continue the dialogs, alternating
     between China and U.S.

• Better organized effort
   – Institution office to serve as one-stop shopping place for
     initiation and coordination of international collaborations

• Larger resource commitment
   – Funding programs designed for international collaborations
                 An International Conference that Examines the Issues of Yesterday,
                 the Challenges    Today,
     at large scale and at alloflevels and the Opportunities for Tomorrow

								
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