A Taiwanese delegation including Professor Jason Yi-Bing Lin, Vice-Minister for Science and Technology, Professor Chien Chou, Director of the Department of International Cooperation (Ministry of Science and Technology) and Dr. Tsou Yu-Han, Director of Science and Technology Services at the Bureau Français in Taipei, visited IMT on Tuesday November 25th to meet the Department of Scientific Affairs and the Training, International and Partnerships Directorate. The aim of the visit was to discuss potential collaboration between the Institute and Taiwanese universities, in particular relating to policies for international research laboratories of excellence. Educational aspects were also discussed.