The 18th Conference of Chinese University Science and Technology Journal Council was held in Guangzhou on Nov 11th–12th, 2014. More than 400 participants gathered, and the executive associate editor-in-chief of Journal of Chinese Pharmaceutical Sciences (JCPS), associate Prof. Heqing Huang attended the conference.
Several leaders, such Jiansheng Liu, vice Minister of Publications Department of Chinese Propagandizing Department; Runsheng Gao, deputy Director-general, Technology Department of Ministry of Education, attended the conference and made wonderful presentations.
Vice Minister Jiansheng Liu made an important speech of “several questions of the reform on sci-tech journals sponsored byuniversities”. He said, under the leadership of Society of China University Journals (SCUJ), editors of sci-tech journals have achieved remarkable results on academic activities, training business, improvement of academic quality, strengthen international cooperation, and expanding the impact of sci-tech journals, which played a big role on the developing of Chinese university sci-tech journals and promoting the subject construction and personnel training in colleges and universities. These presentations promoted information exchanges, found out the cooperative opportunities, and deepened understanding as well as enhanced work relationship between each other.
The executive associate editor-in-chief of JCPS, associate Prof. Heqing Huang attended the conference, and received the award “2014 Excellent Editor-in-Chief of Chinese University Medical Journals”. In 2013, JCPS has received the support of “the International Influence of Chinese Science and Technology Journals Promotion Plan C class”. In 2014, JCPS has also received the support of “Chinese University Quality Science and Technology Journals Project”. At present, this project is well on the way.