Reporters learned from the Chinese Academy of Engineering that at 9 a.m. on June 14, 2019, Academician Ningbin of Beijing Jiaotong University encountered a traffic accident on his way to attend the World Traffic Congress. Although he was rescued by the Third Hospital of Northern Medicine, the treatment was ineffective, and he died unfortunately at 1330.
Ningbin, the academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, former president of Beijing Jiaotong University, professor, doctoral supervisor and representative of the 13th, 14th and 15th Beijing Peoples Congress, was killed at 9:46 a.m. on June 14, 2019 on the way to the World Traffic Congress.
According to people familiar with the situation, Ningbins car crashed into the central guardrail, which was a unilateral accident.
The farewell ceremony of Academician Ningbin will be held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, June 18, in the East Auditorium of Babaoshan Funeral Hall, Beijing.
According to the resume provided by the official website of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, Ningbin was born in May 1959 in Yuncheng, Shanxi Province, and an expert in control system engineering (rail transit operation control). Ningbin graduated from the Department of Railway Signaling, Northern Jiaotong University in 1982 with a bachelors degree in engineering. In 1987 and 2005, he received a masters degree in engineering and a doctors degree in engineering, respectively, from Northern Jiaotong University.
Ningbin has made systematic contributions to the field of train operation control system in Chinas rail transit (including metro, general-speed railway and high-speed train control system). It is one of the pioneers and leaders of digitized and networked signal system in Chinas rail transit. It has won the Zhan Tianyou Award, the highest personal award in the railway industry, and the He Liang He Li Award for Scientific and Technological Progress in 2016.
Ningbin was elected academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering in 2017, and just resigned as president of Beijing Jiaotong University last month.
According to the website of the Ministry of Education, on May 5, the Party Group of the Ministry of Education announced its appointment and removal decision at Beijing Jiaotong University. Wang Jiaqiong was the president and vice secretary of the Party Committee of Beijing Jiaotong University, while Ningbin was no longer the president and vice secretary of the Party Committee of Beijing Jiaotong University.
The Sichuan-Tibet Railway Research Center of Beijing Jiaotong University was officially established, the Wechat Public of Beijing Jiaotong University announced on May 7. Academician of Ningbin is the director, Professor Sun Shouguang, Deputy Secretary of the Party Committee and Vice-President of the school, the Secretariat of the Sichuan-Tibet Railway Research Center is affiliated with the Science and Technology Department, and Professor Jingtao, the director of the department, is the secretary-general.
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Ningbin, academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering and former president of Beijiao University, died in a traffic accident
Peng Meis journalist learned from authoritative sources on the afternoon of June 14 that Ningbin, academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering and former president of Beijing Jiaotong University, died in a traffic accident in Beijing on June 14 at the age of 60.
The former president of Beijing Jiaotong University went to the World Noon meeting in absentia because of a traffic accident.
The governor of Changan Street found that the host introduced Ningbin, the academician of Chinese Academy of Engineering, when introducing the guests at the Transportation Conference this morning, but Ningbin did not appear on the spot.