On April 19, the first report of 2017 cultural forum on maritime day of China was co-hosted by China Maritime Day office, Shanghai Oriental Forum and Shanghai Maritime University. Si Ping, director of the Institute of Oceanic Culture, gave a lecture on Kunming Pond and Han Xi Ship-World View of the Unity of Land and Sea in Han Dynasty. About 350 students attended it. Zhang Daobing, vice director of Student affairs division of SMU hosted it.