The Chinese Association for
Science and Technology - Washington DC Chapter (CAST-DC) was founded on
Dec 11, 1993 at University of Maryland. It is a
not-for-profit and non-political organization. It is a local
chapter of The Chinese Association for Science and Technology
(CAST-USA). CAST-USA has
her headquarter located in the New York City. CAST-DC Chapter
include members from Washington DC, Maryland, and Virginia.
The missions of the CAST DC are
to promote academic exchanges and professional development of
CAST-USA members; to serve as a bridge for the collaboration
between China and United States in personnel, science and
technology, information, economic, trade and other areas.
CAST-DC operation team consists
three entities: Board of Directors,
Executive Team, and Advisory Committee, and has received
strong support from our members and business community all the
time. CAST-DC is governed by the
bylaw of CAST-USA. and
operational regulation of CAST-DC.