In order to further deepen the S&T cooperation between Jiangsu and Russia and make the best of the commercialization of research findings, at the inviation of the Tomsk Region Administration (TRA), JITTC organized a delegation to Russia from May 29 to June 8 for science and technology exchange and visit. The delegation is composed of 8 people from 5 Jiangsu companies engaged in new materials, ICT, equipment manufacturing, etc.. They also visited Vavilov State Optical Institute and A.N.Nesmeyanov Institute of Organoelement Compounds of the Russian Academy of Sciences (INEOS).
During their stay in St. Petersburg, the delegation paid a visit to Vavilov State Optical Institute. Yangzhou Xiaguang Optical Electron signed a cooperative agreement with the institute in terms of the application of titanium alloys in optical fields.
In Moscow, Jiangsu delegation attended the Starp Village Conference held by Skolkovo Innovation Centre. Before the opening ceremony, they were accorded a cordial reception by the Director of Foreign Affairs Office from the Centre and joined the Centre tour that was specially arranged for Jiangsu delegation. The Centre particularly expressed their interest in S&T cooperation with Jiangsu. Jiangsu delegation was impressed by the Centre's research and marketing resources as well. Then, Jiangsu delegation visited INEOS, during which Jiangsu Forceset Vibration Control undertook exchanges with the institute about building isolation and shock absorption technologies. Two sides then signed a cooperation framework agreement on the R&D and application of rubber technologies in building isolation.
In Tomsk Region, the delegation participated in the Jiangsu-Tomsk Partnering Conference organized by Tomsk Special Economic Zone. The event was attended by the Director of Investment Department of TRA, the Consultant of International and Regional Relations Department of TRA, the Vice President of the Develoment Corporation of Tomsk Region, the Vice President of Tomsk Special Economic Zone, the Gerneral Manager of the Centre for Export Activity Support of Tomsk Chamber of Commerce & Industry and more than 20 local companies. JOINN Laboratories (Suzhou), Inc. and ImmuOn Therapeutics (Jiangsu) respectively signed a cooperative agreement with Iphar Co., Ltd. (Tomsk) on bio-medicine innovation subject, creating a new cooperation mode between Jiangsu and Russia. Suzhou Disen had an in-depth discussion with the Development Corporation of Tomsk Region about the application and cooperation of biomass energy. After the event, the delegation visited Tomsk Special Economic Zone, Tomsk Industrual Park, DI Group CO., Ltd., Nanotechnology Centre of Toms Polytechnic University, Artlife Co., Ltd., etc.
Supported by both governments, this visit is well goal-oriented. It has recieved remarkable effects, deepened the in-depth matchmakings between Tomsk Region and Jiangsu and broadened the cooperation channels with Russia as well.