InnovFest Suzhou 2017 successfully held in NUSRI
On June 6, InnovFest Suzhou 2017 successfully held in The National University of Singapore (Suzhou) Research Institute.
Heavy weighted guests like Mr Loh Tuck Wai, Consul General of the Consulate-General of The Republic of Singapore in Shanghai, Mr Zhou Xu Dong, Deputy Secretary of the Suzhou Industrial Park (SIP) Party Working Committee, Ms Ji Jing, Deputy Director of the SIP Administrative Committee as well as other officials from SIP attended this event.
The InnovFest Suzhou is jointly organised by NUS Enterprise, NUS (Suzhou) Research Institute and the Singapore-China (Suzhou) Innovation Centre. It is an annual platform to showcase the leading technologies and enterprises in China, Singapore and other countries, facilitate the exchange of knowledge, and promote technology licensing and business collaborations and market opportunities in China. And this year is the third term of InnovFest Suzhou.
It is an event of high degree internationalization, more than 90 projects of science and technology from the United States, Britain, Singapore, Germany, Israel, Japan, etc.
In 2017, InnovFest focus on Biomedical, Intelligent manufacturing and intelligent hardware, New energy, environmental protection and water related technology, Digital new media industry and others .Aim to have collaborations and market feedback arising from the event.
4 parallel session,1 close door pitching, 80 roadshows, 60 match meetings, 50 exhibition booths of excellent start-up projects offered the attendees communication diversification mode to communicate.
This year, InnovFest Suzhou has attracted more than ten famous domestic and overseas universities like: Oxford University, National University of Singapore, Nanyang Technological University, Beijing University, Shanghai Jiaotong University, Zhejiang University, Southeast University, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, etc.
Famous enterprises, including Johnson & Johnson, BD, Bosch, Samsung, Flextronics, Asus, Haier, Midea joined. Together there were more than two hundred enterprises and famous investment institutions.
InnovFest Suzhou is committed to becoming one of China’s leading technology and startup platform to promote tech licensing and business collaboration at the eastern part of China. Based in Suzhou, this event reaches out to the many high tech businesses in Jiangsu, Shanghai and Zhejiang areas and will provide Singapore and overseas tech owners and companies a premium platform to find collaborators, partners and enterprise customers.
During the first day event, NUS Enterprise, NUSRI and Ascendas-Singbridge signed a tri-party MOU to introduce a new international advanced incubation mode into Suzhou and engine Suzhou’s globalization entrepreneur ecosystem.
Industry group, the national university of Singapore, national university of Singapore suzhou institute of take-off and star bridge group signed the memorandum of tripartite cooperation, introduce international advanced hatch pattern of suzhou, create vibrant international innovation entrepreneurship ecosystem;
NUS Smart Systems Institute and NUSRI signed a strategic cooperation agreement in the aspect of artificial intelligence application and industrialization and cooperation.