Initiated in 2008, the ‘Pujiang Innovation Forum’ is annually jointly organized by the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) and the Municipal Government of Shanghai. Current chair is Mr. Xu Guanhua, the former minister of MOST, member of the Standing Committee of CPPCC, director of the Education, Science, Culture, Healthcare and Sports Subcommittee, and academician of Chinese Academy of Sciences. The forum serves as an platform to promote exchange in innovation, dissemination of advanced ideas and academic thoughts; as well as promote interaction among government departments, enterprises, universities and research institutes.
Several Chinese and foreign speakers gave general presentations or speeches on their view on innovation in China and in a global perspective.
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