DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS EXTENDED - Dragon-STAR Plus Business tour to Shanghai and Shenzhen, China 14th- 19th, November 2017
Deadline for application extended to October 23rd, 2017
The Dragon-STAR Plus project team is going to organise a business tour to China to participate in the 2017 EU-China Think Tank Workshop on Science, Technology & Innovation - “The Future of Manufacturing” (Shanghai) and the 2017 China High-Tech Fair & Forum (Shenzhen), China, from 14th to 19th, November 2017. The tour aims to support technological and research collaboration between Chinese and European organisations with focus on Intelligent Manufacturing.
The 5-day programme will include participation in the workshop - “The Future of Manufacturing” in Shanghai and the China High-Tech Forum in Shenzhen, B2B meetings with Chinse counterparts, visits to the Hi-Tech Fair and local leading S&T organisations in Shanghai and Shenzhen.
The Dragon-STAR Plus funding will provide support for accommodation for 7 nights (including breakfast) of hotels in Shanghai and Shenzhen, for each European organisation seeking cooperation with Chinese organisations. It is expected that a minimum of 10 European organisations will benefit from this scheme.
About Dragon-STAR Plus
DRAGON-STAR PLUS follows its predecessor (DRAGONSTAR), in its important mandate to provide support services to European and Chinese researchers and policy makers, and to offer a flexible platform to facilitate policy discussions between European and Chinese stakeholders. Dragon-STAR Plus aims at significantly contributing to the ongoing bilateral collaboration activities and policy dialogues. The project will have a positive effect on policy drafting and implementation, on-going research collaboration, reciprocity, member & associated states cooperation (funding agencies), addressing societal challenges, innovation, social- economy and technology.
About China Hi-Tech Fair 2017
China Hi-Tech Fair 2017 (CHTF) is the largest and the most influential scientific and technological fair in china. It has played an important role in commercialization, industrialization and internationalization of high-tech achievements as well as promotion of economic and technological cooperation between China and other countries. Being part of CHTF, the China High-Tech Forum has won extraordinary reputation by its high-profile speakers since 1999.
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