Speech Given by Chairman of Shanghai University of Engineering Science
Alumni Association

To alumni:

Whether youalreadyhave gray hair on both templesor you areembracing youth with elegance and talent,our youth belongs to SUES. Even if you are on theotherend of the earth,only with asmile when meeting,you and Iarealreadyold friends.We arethe fellows of SUES!

SUES boasts to be"well-born,starting with Bachelor's degree education, growing up in the industry,having an engineeringtraditionand distinctive characteristics".In the past thirty years of development,SUEShas always sticked to the motto of "Diligent,Realistic, Innovative and Dedicated".We have constructedthe running mode which has seta platform of strategic alliancesand a joint chain ofdisciplines chain,major chain and industry chain.We alwaysinsist on running our university with the industries,collaboratively educating our students with the industries and making innovations with the industries.We always adhere tothe mission of actively servingthe regional economy while relyingon modern industries inShanghai.With constant exploration and innovation,we have created theprecious lofty and vigorous character.

With the rapid development of the cause,it's very pleasing to see that almost a hundred thousand alumniboth athome and abroad are working hard in their respective fields,exhibiting their talents and making achievements frequently.Theynot only madecontributions tosociety,but also earnedreputation for theirAlma Mater.Carrying great concern and love,they support the construction and development of theiralma mater in various ways.Theglorious traditionof loving,flourishing and prospering our university has come into being,which shows theirpure feelings towardthealma mater.

Alumni are beautiful cards and precious wealth of their alma mater.Moreover,they are themost reliableandthe most important forcethat the alma matercan trust and rely on.Practice has proved that yesterday's development is inseparable from the wisdom and spirit of alumni heritage,andtomorrow's growth requires more of alumni's attention and enthusiasm.As an eternal spiritual home for the alumni,alma mater willprovide strong backing tosupport their development.

Over the years, SUES Alumni Association has always adhered to the aim of serving alumni, serving the community and servingthe society.It has becomethe bridge connecting the alumni,alma mater and society.With the spirit of serving thealumniand mutualassistance,we will work to build a harmonious,friendly home online to share new knowledge.The website provides us with a platform to enhance communication and strengthen ties,whichwill greatly promote theconstruction oforganizations and lay a good foundation for future development.

Dear alumni,the pathhasbeenpaved,and the clarion call has been issued.Let's join handsto seek truth,innovateand develop together. With our progress and pursuit,andwith ourhard work and achievements,let's add honor to the era,enhance bright forour life,andmake greater contributions to the development of our alma mater!

Chairman of SUESAlumni Association

Ding Xiao-dong

July 14th,2014