On September 18,2015, Dr. Antonio Costa de Oliveira, professor of Universidade Federal de Pelotas andpresident of International Crop Science Society (ICSS), visited the Crop Science Society of China (CSSC)to discuss the preparation of 7th International Crop Science Congress (7th ICSC).
Dr. HuquZhai, president of CSSC, and Dr. Jianmin Wan, vice-president of CSSC, met Dr.Costa de Oliveira. The preparation committee of 7th ICSC presented preparation report. Dr.Costa de Oliveiragave practicalsuggestions on inviting plenary speakers, raisingfund, and attracting international participants. He is ready to offer any help inacademicactivitiesand any other aspects about 7th ICSC preparation.
Dr.Costa de Oliveira also visited the congress venue, Beijing International Convention Center, to learn about the accommodation, mealsand traffic conditions.
Dr.Costa de Oliveira is thepresident of ICSS. He was the chair of the Organizing Committeeof 6th ICSC in 2012, and ever provided great supportforChina to bid for7th ICSC.