Lanzhou has attractions and sights to suit every taste and interest – and most of them are within walking distance. The three most famous attractions in the city are most likely the more than 100-year old Zhongshan Bridge, the Gansu Provincial Museum which can show you the unique historical inheritance of “The ancient Silk Road extends over 1600 kilometers and the Yellow River Culture survived 8000 years.”, and the Waterwheels Park. But Lanzhou has a lot more to offer. The social program is geared to give the delegate a sampling of the sights, tastes and culture of the Lanzhou region. We include here a brief description of the events noted below:
•Reception party
•Excursion
•Banquet
•Tour of IMP
Reception:
On Sunday Oct. 21 from 18:00 to 20:00 at the (Place TBD) there will be a welcome reception just after the registration closes. Light snacks and beverage will be served.
Excursion:
Zhongshan Bridge/ Gansu Provincial Museum/ Waterwheels Park
Banquet:
On Wednesday Sept. 16 from 18:30 to 22:00 there will be a banquet at the (Place TBD).  Attendees will enjoy typical west coast culinary offerings.
Tour of IMP:
On Friday Oct. 26 from 14:00 to 18:00, there will be guided tour to IMP. Both C-ADS Injector-II and the gigantic HIRFL are open to the visitors.