On December 22, the Third General Forum of Scientific Report Meetings of the Chinese Academy of Governance, with the theme of "New Ideas, New Thoughts and New Strategies — Governance Theory and Practice Innovation since the 18th National Congress of the CPC," was held in Beijing. Ma Jiantang, Deputy Secretary of the CPC Committee of and Executive Vice President of the Chinese Academy of Governance, and Chen Li, Yang Keqin, Li Ji, Members of the CPC Committee of and Vice Presidents of the Chinese Academy of Governance, attended the forum. Chen Cungen, Deputy Secretary of the Work Committee of the Central Government Departments, and Zhang Junkuo, Deputy Director of the Development Research Center of the State Council were invited to deliver keynote speeches. The general forum was hosted by Chen Li.
It is reported that this year's report meetings lasted over one month from October 24 to November 26, including 16 sub-forums. 209 domestic and foreign experts and scholars spoke at the meetings which yielded many results.