Professor Qiu Yong was appointed President of Tsinghua University in March 2015. Prof. Qiu has been a member of the Chinese Academy of Sciences since 2013 and has co-authored over 200 papers. He founded Visionox in 2001 which built up the first Organic Light Emitting Diodes scale production line in mainland China. In 2011, Prof. Qiu and his team received a State Technological Invention Awards for their work. Prof. Qiu received his bachelor’s and doctoral degrees in chemistry from Tsinghua.