Online Technology Briefings by International Technology Transfer Agencies Institutions

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Plenary Session will be open via live video links at 4 p.m. on November 11, 2020.

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Introduction to the International Technology Transfer Insitutions

1.SIP-UCLA Institute for Technology Advancement

Suzhou industrial Park UCLA Institute for Technology Advancement is a technology research and development institute to promote knowledge discovery,technology innovation and development for the benefit of China’ss economic sustainability and provide state-of-art technology transfer and talent cultivation in the areas of Artificial Intelligence,Big Data,Biosciences and Material Sciences areas.We are founded in October 2013 and located in the wisdom building besides the beautiful Dushu lake of Suzhou Industrial Park.


WORLDiscoveries(WD) is a subsidiary of University of Western Ontario, which is the business development arm and technology transfer office of Western. WD is a leading university technology transfer office in Canada, and forms a bridge between Canadian technologies and global industries. Since November 2009, WD started to develop collaboration with China, its subsidiary, WORLDiscoveries Asia (WD Asia) was established in Hong Kong in 2011 and set up a domestic company in Nanjing in 2012. Since its inception, WD has established close cooperation with universities, research institutes and listed companies in many provinces and municipalities. WD already completed more than ten intellectual property license agreements, and two start-up JV companies.

3.Oxford Suzhou Centre for Advanced Research(OSCAR)

Oxford Suzhou Centre for Advanced Research(OSCAR), the first overseas research centre of the University of Oxford, is working closely with the Suzhou Industrial Park and both academic and industrial collaborators in China to progress a range of exciting societal and economic development opportunities. As a multidisciplinary research, innovation and technology centre, OSCAR focuses on research challenges and technologies that both complement the Centre’s location in Suzhou Industrial Park and capitalise on current Oxford research strengths. Research will initially be focused around the areas of biomedical engineering, biomedicine, advanced functional materials, electronic / optoelectronic / photonic devices, environmental technology, energy, mathematical and computational applications in finance and in health, and other related science and engineering disciplines.


GlobaltechIP is an international technology transfer, investment and commercialisation company with offices in London, Moscow, Nanjing, Hangzhou and Beijing. As a consultancy operating globally, our experts advise governments on the most effective innovation development, public funding and technology assessment; help companies worldwide define technology protection & commercialisation strategy and secure funding, and assist academic bodies in identifying and capitalising on valuable IP.

GlobaltechIP serve as a bridge for cross-border technology transfer and investment, linking Chinese and foreign innovation ecosystems. Our partners include over 150 overseas University technology transfer offices, industry associations, international incubators, government agencies and investment institutions. Our experienced teams helped hundreds of tech companies and academic institutions enter the Chinese market and thrive worldwide.

5.The University of New South Wales (Yixing) Environmental Technology Transformation Center

The University of New South Wales (Yixing) Environmental Technology Transformation Center was established in December 2017. It is one of the flagship projects of the “Torch Innovation Program” of UNSW Sydney in China, focusing on the development and commercialization of innovative environmental technologies. Co-funded by UNSW Sydney and the Yixing Industrial Park for Environmental Science and Technology (ES&TP), the Centre is located in the Jiangsu Innovation Centre of Industrial Technology for Environmental Protection Equipment in Yixing, Wuxi, Jiangsu, China. The mission of the centre is to showcase UNSW’s research strength in the environmental area, bring innovative environmental technologies to practice and boost UNSW’s social and global impact in the Yangtze River Economic Belt.


SHENG-BDO Holdings HK Ltd. is the leading China, Israel & Canada based investment banking, corporate finance advisory, and business development firm. Based in Shanghai, Wuxi, Changzhou, Canada & Israel SHENG leverages its wide business network in both countries for its clients’ objectives in the Chinese market. Since establishment in 2012, SHENG have initiated and closed deals across China – Israel – USA, with the accumulative value of above 1.7 billion USD. SHENG utilizes BDO global network, as well as its network of associates in China and Israel and its experienced team, to provide its clients with a professional and efficient package of services (‘one stop shop’) to meet their requirements and needs while working towards and from the Chinese market.

7.NUS (Suzhou) Research Institute

NUS (Suzhou) Research Institute, a leading global university with a centennial history set up NUSRI in Suzhou Industrial Park (SIP). NUSRI is also the first research institute established in SIP by a top foreign university and registered as an independent non-profit legal entity under SIPAC. It also reinforces the cooperation in science and education between China and Singapore. Leveraging on the diverse culture, world-class scientific research resources, innovation, training and technology commercialization, NUSRI strives to contribute to a sustainable economic, technological and social and cultural development not only in SIP and Suzhou city but also the wider Jiangsu province.

8.NTU Technology Transformation Center(Jiangsu)

NTU Technology Transformation Center (Jiangsu) is a local science and education innovation company authorized by NTUitive of NTU and managed by Jiangsu alumni. aims to promote innovation and development in science and technology, education, investment and other fields by fully integrating and bringing into play the advantages of Nanyang Polytechnic University in technology, educational resources and the global alumni network. It has the resources of government, government and social investment fund, universities, hospitals and medical institutions at home and abroad, and professional scientific and technological service team.

9.Taicang FISC Material Technology Co., Ltd. (FISC)

Taicang FISC Material Technology Co., Ltd. (FISC) is a cooperation center established in China by the Fraunhofer Institute of Silicate (Fraunhofer ISC) in Germany. It provides technical support for enterprises to improve their products, production processes and improve themselves Innovative ability.With our very broad materials know-how and vast experience in many industry areas, we can provide a lot of innovative customized solutions. Further, we as part of Fraunhofer - the largest European applied research organization – we can also use our vast network to help other partners in order to provide the required solutions for our customers.