Mr.Wu Kerui, the policy director from Australian Consulate-General and the seven people delegation from Australia's mainstream media group visited CCSEZR on 23th JUN 2014. Prof.Tao Yitao,Vice secretary of party committee of Shenzhen university ,director of CCSEZR received them in the meeting room. Prof.Yuan Yiming, Deputy Director of CCSEZR, Shenzhen University. Prof.Zhong Ruoyu and staff from Shenzhen foreign affairs office attend the meeting.
The visitors are: the Australian Financial Review, the Australian Associated Press, Western Australia Business News，the Australian Special Broadcasting Service and the Australian Corporation . The main purpose of their visit is learn the successful experience of Shenzhen Special Economic Zone；the situation of the new economic zone (Qian Hai，Heng Qing，Nan Sha)；The interest in explore more cooperation opportunities with Vietnam, Africa and other countries for developing SEZs. Prof.Tao Yitao welcomed the visitors then she emphasized the Research Institute of Special Economic Zones Economy in Shenzhen University，which was the earliest research institute specializing in research on SEZs in China. CCSEZR have academic exchange activities with the World Bank，the African development bank and GIZ（Germany）.
Afterwards，Prof.Tao Yitao，Prof.Yuan Yiming and Prof.Zhong Ruoyu answering the question about Shanghai Free Trade Zone；One of the biggest challenges facing China；the view of future development of the new economic zone（Qian Hai，Heng Qin，Nan Sha）. In the end，Prof.Yuan Yiming introduced the cooperation projects with other country. The meeting deepens Australian media’s understanding for the significance of China SEZs during new period of Reform and Opening up.