On the afternoon of March 23, 2013, Asian Law Center of KoGuan Law School , Shanghai Jiao Tong University Was Officially inaugurated in the Moot Court of the New Law Building in the Minhang campus. Professor Ji Weidong, Dean of KoGuan Law School, Professor Hu Jiaxiang ,Director of the Asian Law Center, together attended for the opening of the Asian Law Center, and announced that the center was formally established.
On the afternoon of March 23, Professor Hu Jiaxiang gave a keynote speech in the closing ceremony of the Third East Asian Law & Society Conference.He described the situation of the Asian Law Center in detail, and promoted the Center's website to more than 200 scholars from various countries present here.
During the conference, Professor Hu Jiaxiang, as the first director of the Asian Law Center of KoGuan Law School , Shanghai Jiao Tong University, met with the scholars and persons in charge of the Asian Law Research Institutions in Cornell University, National University of Singapore and New York University. He introduced the formation of the Asian Law Center of KoGuan Law School , Shanghai Jiao Tong University, and discussed cooperation projects such as holding international meetings jointly, exchanging visiting professors, and carrying out joint researches in the future. Through this conference, the Asian Law Center expanded its popularity, strengthened international cooperation and laid a solid foundation for carrying out all work for the next stage.