Prof. Abbas Rajabifard, Director of CDMPS, was in China from 19 to 25 October where he delivered the keynote address in the Third High Level Forum on UN Global Geospatial Information Management (UN-GGIM). While in China, Prof. Rajabifard visited several universities. Among the highlights of this trip was the signing of a letter of intent to collaborate with Hohai University in Nanjing. Hohai University is China’s leading research institution in the field of Environment and Water Resources. The Chinese Academy of Science also agreed to collaborate with CDMPS in future research activities and plans are underway for a delegation to visit the CDMPS in the near future.