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Principles of Mutually Beneficial Cooperation in Science – a Helmholtz-CAS Workshop organized by the WIKOOP-INFRA Project

Online (Zoom)




The workshop serves as a platform for mutual information about the latest science-related developments at Helmholtz and CAS, with a focus on the field of Matter, and for discussing viable approaches for reaping the benefits of peaceful bilateral research cooperation.

  • Monday, September 26
    • 7:45 AM 8:00 AM
      Technical Check 15m
    • 8:00 AM 8:15 AM
      Welcome Addresses 15m
      Speakers: Helmut Dosch (Vice President and Research field coordinator Matter of Helmholtz Association, Chairman of the DESY board of directors), Yaping Zhang (Vice President of Chinese Academy of Sciences)
    • 8:15 AM 10:15 AM
      A: Opportunities for Cooperation and Exchange between Helmholtz and CAS
      Convener: Alexandra Rosenbach (Deputy Director International Relations, Helmholtz Association)
      • 8:15 AM
        Developments in research facility construction and research directions 1h
        Speakers: Ilja Bohnet (Chief Research Manager Matter, Helmholtz Association, Berlin Headquarter), Yifang Wang (Director of Institute of High Energy Physics, CAS)
      • 9:15 AM
        Researcher Mobility 1h
        Speakers: Pradeep Ghosh (Coordinator of International Program for Researchers and Students, GSI Helmholtzzentrum für Schwerionenforschung), Hongwei Zhao (Deputy Director of Institute of Modern Physics, CAS)
    • 10:15 AM 10:30 AM
      Break 15m
    • 10:30 AM 12:30 PM
      B: Open Science
      Convener: Wolfgang Graf zu Castell-Rüdenhausen (Chief Information Officer (CIO), GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences; Chairman of Helmholtz Working Group Open Science)
      • 10:30 AM
        Access to Research Infrastructures 1h
        Speakers: Antje Vollmer (Facility Speaker Bessy II and Head of User Coordination, Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie (HZB)), Zhentang Zhao (Director of the Shanghai Synchrotron Radiation Facility (SSRF) and Director of the Shanghai Mega Science Center of the CAS)
      • 11:30 AM
        Data Policies 1h
        Speakers: Oonagh Mannix (Scientific Coordinator of Helmholtz Metadata Collaboration (HMC) for the field of Matter, Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin (HZB)), Yuanchun Zhou (Deputy Director and Director of Science and Technology Committee of Computer Network Information Center (CNIC), CAS)
  • Tuesday, September 27
    • 7:45 AM 8:00 AM
      Technical Check 15m
    • 8:00 AM 11:15 AM
      C: Good Scientific Practice
      Convener: Margot Schüller (Senior Research Fellow, German Institute for Global and Area Studies (GIGA))
      • 8:00 AM
        Research Integrity 1h
        Speakers: Lea Maria Ferguson (Consultant, Helmholtz Open Science Office, Helmholtz Association), Dong Wang (Assistant Researcher of National Science Library, CAS)
      • 9:00 AM
        Ethics in Research 1h
        Speakers: Götz Neuneck (Deputy Chair of DESY Commission for Ethics in Research), Yi Zeng (Professor at Institute of Automation, CAS and Director of International Research Center for AI Ethics and Governance)
      • 10:00 AM
        Break 15m
      • 10:15 AM
        IP in R&D Collaborations 1h
        Speakers: Marck Lumeij (Team leader and Innovation Manager, Department Innovation and Strategy, Forschungszentrum Jülich (FZJ)), Haibo Liu (Senior Research Fellow at the Institutes of Science and Development, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CASISD), and Professor at Public Policy and Management School of University of Chinese Academy of Sciences (UCAS))
    • 11:15 AM 12:00 PM
      D: Conclusions and Prospects
      Convener: Frank Lehner (Head of Directorate’s Office, DESY)
      • 11:15 AM
        Joint Discussion 45m