A delegation led by Prof. Jinkang Gao. Dean of the Law School, Southwestern University of Finance and Economics (SWUFE) located in Chengdu, China, visited the ILF on 12 October 2015. Prof. Gao together with 2 other members from SWUFE law schoool, Prof. Li Lu, Vice-Dean of the Law Schiool and Asso. Prof. Bo Jiang, Head of International Affairs Office of the Law School were cordially received by Prof. Dr. Andreas Cahn, ILF Executive Director and Dr. Rolf Friedewald, ILF Managing Director.
The ILF and Southwestern University of Finance and Economics have been cooperating academically since 2011. The cooperation agreement to continue the joint education for a further period of three years was renewed on 5 February 2015.
Discussions were made at the meeting regarding further possible cooperations with regard to the LL.M. International Finance program, the exchange of visiting scholars and the organising of joint conferences and publication of books on law and finance in China.