In order to deeply implement the organizational principle of the Party in the new era, bring into the brain and mind Xi Jinping’s thoughts on socialism with Chinese characteristics in the new era and the spirit of the 5th plenary session of the 19th CPC Central Committee, endeavor to build a highly competent and professional team of cadres for BAST organization and provide a strong organizational assurance for the good start of high-quality development of the cause of BAST in the “14th five-year” plan period, on May 18, the 2021 BAST’s section-level, youth and personnel officer training seminar took place in the first-floor auditorium of BAST. Secretary of the Leading Party Members’ Group of BAST Ma Lin attended the opening ceremony and delivered a speech, while member of the Leading Party Members’ Group, Vice President and class-1 inspector of BAST Tian Wen hosted the opening ceremony.
Ma Lin pointed out in his mobilization speech that the first key point is to thoroughly study and understand the essence of the spirit of the 5th plenary session of the 19th CPC Central Committee. It is required to deeply apprehend the historical position of the plenary session in the 100-year history of the Party, deeply apprehend the rich connotation and essential message of the assertion of the plenary session regarding “new development stage, new development idea and new development pattern”, and deeply apprehend the scientific thoughts and methods and work methods implied in the spirit of the plenary session. The second key point is to enhance capabilities through training, and constantly increase the political judgment, political apprehensiveness and political execution. It is required to enhance political judgment by applying the position, viewpoints and methods of Marxism to scientifically grasp the situation changes and accurately identify phenomena and essence when facing issues arising in deep reforms and conducting activities of BAST. It is required to enhance political apprehensiveness by thoroughly learning and understanding Xi Jinping’s thoughts on socialism with Chinese characteristics in the new era, especially a series of important expositions of Xi Jinping regarding mass organization work and sci-tech innovation, so as to always bear in mind the national interests. It is required to enhance political execution by frequently benchmarking against the spirit of the CPC Central Committee, consciously achieving “two maintenances” and uncompromisingly ensuring the implementation of the spirit of the CPC Central Committee’s mass organization work conference. The third key point is to strive to achieve new development of the cause of CAST on the new platform and new starting point by opening a new situation through planning. It is required to enhance political stance, intensify the sense of purpose, firmly carry out the spirit of the 5th plenary session of the 19th CPC Central Committee, effectively transform learning results into concrete initiatives for planning the right approach to the development of CAST’s cause and facilitating its implementation, scientifically develop the “14th five-year plan for the development of cause of BAST”, establish new objectives, create a new situation and achieve new development, unite and lead sci-tech workers in Beijing to make new, greater contributions to the new journey of building Beijing first into an international sci-tech innovation center.
Ma Lin emphasized that the “14th five-year plan” period is an important period of development in which BAST will seize opportunities, ride on the momentum and make a difference, so it is required to make concentrated efforts to create a brand “capital of academics” and foster driving forces for innovative development; build service innovation systems and fuel the convergence between science and technology and economy in the capital city; increase the science literacy of all people and strengthen the soil for innovation in Beijing; create professional think tank systems to support science and technology decisions in the capital city; perfect the talent work system of BAST, help sci-tech workers grow both personally and professionally, and better leverage the unique role of BAST organization in the new journey of building Beijing first into an international sci-tech innovation center.
After the conclusion of the opening ceremony, professor Qu Yuehou from the former cadre rotary training brigade of Logistical Support Department of the Central Military Commission delivered a guidance lecture titled “Realizing the Ambitious Blueprint and Action Program of New Development---Studying the Spirit of the 5th Plenary Session of CPC Central Committee”, explaining the new development thoughts and ideas, new development situation and stage, new development objectives and guarantees of Xi Jinping in the new area in simple terms.
This training seminar, conducted in the form of off-job training, focused on deeply studying and apprehending the spirits of the 5th Plenary Session of CPC Central Committee and the two sessions of 2021, consisting of four modules of political theory, strengthening Party self-discipline, international situation and efforts and capability improvement of BAST to deliver centralized teaching and coaching, in conjunction of Party history learning and education and in line with the efforts to contribute the construction of Beijing as an international sci-tech innovation center. About 100 section-level, youth and personnel officers of BAST took part in this training session.