Ren Meie, male, Han nationality, is a native of Ningbo, Zhejiang Province.
Ren spent much of his career engaged in the study of physical geography and coastal science. He compiled a book of Chinese physical geography that was translated into English, Spanish and Japanese for publishing. With respect to coastal science, he presided over the investigation of the coastal belt in Jiangsu Province. In recent years, he suggested the construction of Taicang Harbor as the subsidiary harbor of the Shanghai International Shipping Center.