2nd Symposium on innovation, cooperation in technology and international transfer of technology China + 16 CEEC format

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Date
21.9. 2015 – 23. 9. 2015
Event type
Conference
Organiser

Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic, Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport of the Slovak Republic, Slovak-Sino Chamber of Commerce and Slovak Centre for Scientific and Technical Information

Description

The symposium was opened at a gala dinner by welcome address given by Mr. Juraj Draxler, the Minister of Education, Science, Research and Sport of the Slovak Republic and Mr. Zhang Jian the head of Chinese delegation and Mr. Pan Weifang the Ambassador of the People´s Republic of China in Slovakia. With the aim of sharing successful experiences and exploring future cooperation with colleagues from China and 16 CEE countries, the event had the ambition to provide opportunities for government officials, experts and managers in innovation & technology cooperation and international technology transfer to develop mutually beneficial relationships and to exchange knowledge and ideas. The individual panel sections were devoted to topical issues like nanotechnologies, mobility for the 21st century, smart cities, IT in the public sector, support for start-ups, smart production systems and biotechnologies. The symposium was attended by delegations of researchers, government officials, experts and managers from China and 16 Central and Eastern European (CEE) countries and multinational as well as Slovak companies such as Huawei, KPMG, EY, Matador Group, CEIT Group, First Welding Company and others. In the course of the event the delegations visited successful Science&Technology companies and research- and technology-intensive academic institutions in Bratislava, Trenčín, Žilina and Nitra.

Venue
Slovak Centre for Scientific and Technical Information (CVTI SR)
City
Bratislava
Country
Slovakia

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