Opening a New Chapter of Jiangsu-Singapore Cooperation - Forum of “Singapore-Jiangsu Cooperation • Innovation for the Future” Successfully Held in Singapore
In order to deeply explore Singapore’s innovation resources and promote innovative cooperation between Jiangsu and Singapore in the new era, JITRI took the opportunity of the 12th Meeting of the Singapore-Jiangsu Cooperation Council to jointly organize the Forum of “Singapore-Jiangsu Cooperation • Innovation for the Future” with the Singapore Social Innovation Park (SIP). Guests including Chen Peiling, Member of the Parliament of Singapore and President of Business China, Wang Qin, Director of the Science and Technology Department of Jiangsu Province, Sun Jin, Deputy Director of the Jiangsu Provincial Department of Commerce, and representatives of the Chinese Embassies in Finland, Jordan and Jordan attended the event; About 70 persons from Singapore Science and Technology Research Bureau, Singapore National University, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore University of Science and Technology, ICORA Asia Investment Bank, Singapore Exchange Ltd. and other Singapore universities, scientific research, financial, and securities institutions as well as the Dutch Sioux Group, Jiangsu High-Tech Investment Group, Jiangsu Private Investment Group, Nanjing Zhongke Yuchen Laser Technology Co., Ltd., JITRI and other related professional research institutes participated in this forum.
Director Wang Qin of Jiangsu Science and Technology Department delivered a speech on behalf of Jiangsu and made an address entitled “Win-win Cooperation, Open Innovation”. Director Wang Qin introduced the overall situation of Jiangsu’s scientific and technological innovation and the successful cases in international cooperation. He said that Jiangsu will actively join the global innovation network, establish and improve industrial innovation clusters, and enhance the competitiveness of Jiangsu manufacturing in the global market. He stated that JITRI is an important window for Jiangsu to connect with Singapore’s innovative resources, so Jiangsu Science and Technology Department will actively support it in establishing R&D and innovation facilities with universities and research institutions in Singapore, forming long-term and stable cooperative relationships and carrying out innovative cooperation in various forms.
Director Liu Qing of JITRI made a keynote speech themed by “Building a Bridge between Global Innovation Resources and Jiangsu”. He introduced the innovation and development of JITRI centering on creating three major systems, i.e. the industrial technology innovation system, the industrial technology supply system and the research and development industry ecosystem. He said that JITRI has built a bridge linking innovation resources, innovation carriers and technology demand sides. By establishing a strategic partnership with the world’s top universities and R&D institutions such as the National University of Singapore and Nanyang Technological University and gathering global innovation resources, it has promoted a number of key core industry technologies to settle in Jiangsu, and formed a core technology supply urgently required for Jiangsu’s industrial development, so as to cooperate with global innovative talents, local parks and research institutes to jointly create an innovative ecosystem, build an industrial technology supply system, enhance the industrial value chain and product added value, and promote the high-quality development of the economy of both Singapore and Jiangsu.
On November 13, 2018, the signing ceremony of the JITRI Depth Sensing Technology Institute was held in Wuxi. Liu Qing, Direcean of JITRI, Dr. Yue Yutao, JITRI Project Manager, and Hu Yi, Deputy Head of Wuxi High-tech Zone (Xinwu District) signed a joint construction agreement on behalf of the parties. Huang Qin, Deputy Secretary of Wuxi Municipal CPC Committee andActing Mayor, Wang Jinjian, Wuxi Deputy Mayor, Secretary of Hi-tech Zone CPC Working Committee and Secretary of Xinwu District CPC Committee and Gao Yaguang, Wuxi Deputy Mayor, attended the signing ceremony.
“Depth Sensing” is a process in which intelligent machines collect complete and reliable environmental information and obtain accurate understanding. It is closely related to sensing technology, semiconductor technology, Internet of Things, big data and artificial intelligence, etc. At present, the typical applications include smart cars and intelligent robots, etc. Now the development level of the perceived industry is far from meeting the needs of artificial intelligence and intelligent industrial revolution. In the face of the emerging RMB trillion market, JITRI engaged Dr. Yue Yutao, former senior scientist of Shenzhen Guangqi Group, to prepare for the construction of the Depth Sensing Technology Institute under the project manager system at the beginning of the year After nearly one year’s hard work, the Depth Sensing Technology Institute has settled in Wuxi High-tech Zone. This is the 19th specialty institute of JITRI built under the new mechanism of “multi-party construction, diversified investments, mixed ownership and focus on team”, and also the first specialty research institute jointly established by JITRI and Wuxi City according to the new mechanism.
Establishing a Bridge between Universities and Industry, the World and Jiangsu - JITRI Launches the International University Technology Transfer Forum
On November 8, the 6th International Industry-University-Research Cooperation Forum and Multinational Technology Transfer Conference of Jiangsu China was launched in Nanjing. In order to expand and deepen exchanges and cooperation with top international universities, gather international high-quality innovation resources, promote the settlement of technological achievements in Jiangsu, and accelerate the promotion of Jiangsu’s science and technology innovation, JITRI held a special event at this conference, i.e. the International University Technology Transfer Forum. More than 30 well-known university presidents and technology transfer leaders from Harvard University, Georgia Tech, Monash University, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, University of Waterloo, City University of Hong Kong, Hussein Technical University, Southeast University and Hainan University, etc. as well as more than 150 persons from Jiangsu technology transfer agencies and company representatives attended the forum.
In the process of promoting the settlement of scientific and technological achievements of universities in Jiangsu, JITRI explored the innovative cooperation models such as joint research and development fund pool and joint training of doctors. With regard to the methods to further deepen strategic cooperation and introduce university technologies, JITRI shared its own practices and experiences with the heads of universities and research institutions from home and abroad participating in the forum, and in-depth discussions were carried out on the bottlenecks and countermeasures in the transformation of scientific and technological achievements of universities.
Gathering Talents to Create Dream of Future - JITRI Builds an Innovation Platform to Promote Industrial Development!
Between July 10 and 12, the 2018 (17th) China Internet Conference was held at China National Convention Center, Beijing. Under the theme of “Integrating for Development and Co-governance - New Era, New Journey and New Kinetic Energy”, the Conference focused on the positioning of “gathering talents to create dream of future”. JITRI and related professional research institutes participated in the exhibition and grandly presented JITRI’s innovative platform at this China Internet Conference, comprehensively displaying the planform designed to help and gather talents and realize their dreams of research and development!
At the “Belt and Road” Internet Entrepreneur Forum of the 2018 China Internet Conference, Secretary of CPC Committee Hu Yidong delivered a keynote speech, demonstrating JITRI’s exploration and achievements in exchanges and cooperation with the “Belt and Road” countries, technological system innovation, global resource agglomeration, and construction of R&D industry. JITRI is highly compatible with the Forum’s theme of “Cooperation, Innovation and Development”. JITRI is committed to promoting innovation through cooperation, seek development through innovation, and focuses on gathering the world’s most influential top talents such as the most influential strategists, entrepreneurs and innovation pioneers and building the innovative platform for promoting technology research & development and industrialization and realizing the research and development dream of scientific talents!
Gathering Talents to Create Dream of Future - JITRI Creates the “City of Tomorrow” that Realizes the R&D Dream
The grand 3rd Global Virtual Reality Conference (GVRC) was held in Pudong, Shanghai from June 27 to 28, 2018. As an international event for global industry leaders, more than 1,000 industry pioneers and experts from China, the United States, Canada, Germany, France, Singapore and other countries and regions gathered together to explore the future with millions of online participants in rich forms such as summit forum, round-table dialogue and project road show.
As one of the most active forces in promoting scientific and technological innovation in the Yangtze River Delta region, JITRI actively hosted this Global Virtual Reality Conference centering on the positioning of “Gathering Talents to Create Dream of Future”. President Liu Qing gave a keynote speech during the Conference and participated in the round-table dialogue, demonstrating JITRI’s exploration and achievements in innovation of science and technology system, global resource agglomeration, construction of research and development industry and assistance to research and development dreams. JITRI is committed to bringing together the world’s top talents such as the most influential strategists, entrepreneurs, and innovation pioneers, and building JITRI’s “City of Tomorrow” that promotes technology research & development and industrialization and realizes the research and development dream of scientific talents.