April 27, 2012, in the afternoon, the Volvo Group Asia Pacific Vice President, Mr. Masts Rosenquist, New Technology Manager Dr. Michael Balthasar, Product Planning Manager, Mr. Robert Widell, and Zhang Wenjie visited the School of Management and Economics. Dean Professor Wei Yiming met with Vice President Masts Rosenquist and his party.
The Knowledge Management and Data Analysis Laboratory and the Volvo delegation had a frank and open communication on the forthcoming international conference on innovation management and innovative approaches (IM2012) and International Enterprise Technology Innovation and Information Technology Summit to be held in May 2012．
The Volvo Group is one of the world's leading truck, passenger cars, construction equipment, marine and industrial applications, drive systems, as well as aerospace components manufacturers and service suppliers. The Group also provides complete solutions of gold and after-sales service. Volvo Group customers are in over 190 countries and regions around the world, with production bases in 20 countries and employs over 100,000 people. Its worldwide service network provides fast and efficient solution to the accessory needs of customers and provides other services.