March 3 to 7, 2014, University of Central Arkansas (UCA) organized the “Leaders of The World” International Leadership Program, and UCA Confucius Institute (UCACI) was the co-sponsor (co-organizer) of the program. Invited by UCA, Professor Minsheng Huang from East China Normal University (ECNU) attended the program and delivered a key-note speech on pollution control in China and his research.
At the“Water & Wastewater Management” panel in the morning of March 4th, Professor Huang gave a speech on pollution control in China and his research. He first introduced the pollution problems in China and means and progress China has made in solving those problems. The he focused on his research topic “Wastewater treatment, aquatic environment quality assessment and eco-remediation”. Dr. Ben Cash from UCA Biology Department gave high praise to the speech. The speech also aroused great interests among attendees from over 10 countries and regions, who engaged in active discussions with Professor Huang.
On March 6, Professor Huang attended the lecture by Brad Lacy, President of Conway Chamber of Commerce. He conversed with Mr. Lacy with topics like Conway’s urban planning and public administration. In the afternoon, Professor Huang visited the Conway Sanitation Department of Conway Corporation. He had in-depth discussion with the staff. Later, he also inspected the water quality of Arkansas river.
During the “Leaders of The World” International Leadership Program, accompanied by Dr. Guo-ou Zhuang, Director of UCACI, Professor Huang visited Clinton Library, Clinton Center, and Clinton Institute, and he also had meeting with Chinese students at UCACI conference room.