In October 16th, 2017 a delegate from Chinese Academy of Sciences and Chinese companies visited the UTCAN and IRCWE. In this visit the progress of the cooperation based on the MoU and the plan for future collaborations were discussed. During this visit several agreements were signed, between UTCAN, RCEES, IRCWE and several companies. Furthermore, it was agreed that IRCWE coordinate the establishment of a workshop for 2018. This will be continued each year in Iran and China and in cooperation with other countries. It was also agreed that the companies in cooperation with RCEES-CAS will establish a fund or scholarship for Iranian Ph.D. and M.Sc. students to finance their theses.