On February 1, 2019, the United States – China Exchange Council (USCEC) held the 2018 Semi-Annual Board Meeting in the USCEC conference room. All the Board of directors attended the meeting as scheduled. The meeting was hosted by the current Chairman, Dr. Herb Graw, the former vice president of the California State University at East Bay. Dr. Andy Ge, the Vice President reviewed the various projects and achievements that USCEC has completed in 2018. With the strong supports of the Board of directors, the USCEC has successfully hosted training delegations from the Central government, the provincial and municipal level governments, SASAC Enterprises and universities, the elementary to high school educators, and etc. After the training groups returned back to China, they fully affirmed and widely recognized the training course and logistic support success arranged by USCEC. Dr. Ge proposed that the USCEC will continue to implement the purpose of the Council in 2019, and will implement the programs with high quality as usual. Thus, the training groups can achieve success in the United States and apply what they have learned to their work after back to China.
Finally, the Board of directors gave highly recognition to all the staffs in USCEC and congratulated their work and results accomplished in 2018. The directors presented their important opinions and value suggestions on the work plan, key programs, and specific projects in 2019.