The Helmholtz Beijing Office represents the Helmholtz Association in China. Its mission is to further promote cooperation between the scientists from the 18 Helmholtz Centres and their partners in the Chinese scientific community.
The Beijing office represents the interests of Helmholtz Association as a whole in China. It serves both Helmholtz scientists and Chinese researchers interested in mutual cooperation. Its main tasks are to provide help for scientific partners to establish contacts, to promote joint projects and to foster the exchange of scientists.
The office serves the science community by:
up-to-date information about the Helmholtz Association
Information about Helmholtz' special infrastructure
Helping to identify the most suitable research groups for mutual cooperation
Coordination services between Helmholtz centres, Chinese partners and Chinese authorities
Assistance for the organisation of bilateral scientific workshops
Initiating and developing new cooperative research projects
Analysing trends in the Chinese research landscape
Advising and supporting excellent young Chinese researchers interested in doing research at Helmholtz
Organising visits for delegations of Helmholtz scientists travelling to China
Supporting delegations of Chinese researchers in organising visits to Helmholtz Centres
Networking of Helmholtz researchers residing in China