On 5 November, 2013, Ms. Ina, consultant of German development Cooperation Program visited CCSEZR. Prof. Tao Yitao, Party secretary of shenzhen university, Director of CCSEZR, met her in office building of SZU.
Prof.Yuan Yiming, Deputy director of CCSEZR, pointed out his own views of the following topics: The construction of China's special economic zones, The construction of world's special economic zones, Development model, Theory, strategy. Associate professor Fan Xiaowen, Doctor Yong Wei and Ms Liang Yiran also participated the meeting.
Prof.Yuan Yiming introduced the research field of CCSEZR, Ms. Ina showed her own opinion for the Shenzhen early development model. Afterwards, Prof.Yuan Yiming introduced background of how Shenzhen special economic zone was founded and the unique geographical location of Shenzhen special economic zone. He also expressed his views about: Shenzhen early development model, Foreign direct investment, The role of the central government in the special zone development, Foreign institutional reforms and Land system reform. He believed that China's reform experience is unique, and then he compared the four special economic zones in China and drew an conclusion that the first step of establishing a special zone is to set a goal. He said:“special zones in Cambodia, Thailand and Vietnam could be very representative as an good example.” In the end, Ms. Ina hoped to have further academic collaboration with CCSEZR.