In October dr. Sheng Zhong, from the Chinese Wuhan University, started a one-year fellowship at CLUE+. Dr. Sheng Zhong is a lecturer at the National Institute for Cultural Development at Wuhan University. His background is in culture studies, tourism and regional development. His CLUE+ fellowship is funded by the China Scholarship Council. During his stay at CLUE+ he will focus on urban and regional cultural development issues in Europe, in particular on local, national and transnational government policies with regard to city branding and creative industries.