Ambassador Cui Tiankai attended the New York University Alumni Dinner in NYU Washington, DC on April 28th. During his remarks, Ambassador Cui highly commended NYU for its efforts in promoting China-US education relations and congratulated the university on the establishment NYU Shanghai. Cui said, education is a cause that has a long-term effect. China and the U.S. should further promote mutual understanding，friendship trust among young people in order to build a new model of major country relationship between the two countries.
NYU president John Sexton, NYU trustees, and over 60 alumni attended the event.