In order to establish an innovation cooperation network with global partners, further promote Belt and Road science and technology cooperation between Jiangsu and related countries and regions, improve the open innovation capacity of enterprises and expand the influence of the international university-industry collaboration in Jiangsu, the 6th China Jiangsu Conference for International Technology Transfer and Commercialization (CITTC) jointly organized by Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST), P.R.C. and Jiangsu Provincial Government was successfully held in Nanjing from Nov. 8th to 10th 2018. Mr. Fei Gaoyun, vice governor, Jiangsu Provincial Government, and Mr. Cai Jianing, deputy director-general, Department of International Cooperation, MOST attended the conference and delivered keynote speeches.

With the theme“Open Innovation and Win-Win Cooperation”, the conference focused on advanced technology match-makings, and innovation cooperation experience and concepts sharing. The program included plenary session, technology briefings for key partner countries and priority fields, symposium on belt and road collaborative innovation and technology transfer, roundtable meeting between science counsellors from Chinese missions overseas and Jiangsu innovation parks and companies, B2B meetings, international technology transfer summit of universities and site visits in Jiangsu.