On September 18, the 12th meeting of the Standing Council of the Cultural Communication Center of Guiyang Confucius Academy was held, and XU Qi presided over the meeting.
The meeting, by ballot, decided to add two directors and executive directors of the council and elected Secretary General and appointed Deputy Secretary General of the Council of Confucius Academy. SUO Xiaoxia, Director and Secretary of the Party Committee of the Cultural Communication Center of Guiyang Confucius Academy, was elected Director, Executive Director and Secretary General of the Council of Confucius Academy. LI Zhu, Deputy Secretary of the Party Committee and Deputy Chairman of Guizhou Today Media Group and editor-in-chief of Guizhou Today was elected as Director and Executive Director of the Council of Confucius Academy. WAN Xiaohong, Deputy Director of the Cultural Communication Center of Guiyang Confucius Academy, was appointed as Deputy Secretary General of the Council of Confucius Academy.
XU Qi pointed out that the Council of Confucius Academy would continue to focus on central tasks of Confucius Academy, follow the leadership of its Party committee, and give full play to advantages of its member units. It would adhere to its guiding principle that requires creative transformation, innovative development, remembrance of original intention, absorption of external culture and future orientation. Taking it as its own duty to inherit and carry forward excellent traditional Chinese culture, it would operate in accordance with its charter and play the role of overall planning, coordination, guidance and supervision. All of its member units should work together for innovation, and push forward undertakings of Confucius Academy to a new level.
SUO Xiaoxia expressed her sincere gratitude to the Party for the trust and long-term care and indebtedness to member units of the Council for their reliance and support. She said that it was a great honor to be elected as Secretary General of the Council of Confucius Academy and that she was keenly aware of the great responsibility on herself. As for the next step, she would pay close attention to content, enhance team management, and solidly push forward undertakings in education, training, tourism and industry, so as to make Confucius Academy a first-class spiritual highland in China with worldwide influence to educate about, spread, study and experience excellent traditional Chinese culture.
In addition, LI Zhu, WAN Xiaohong and other executive directors also delivered a speech at the meeting.