Recently, the Innovation China Conference 2020 was held by the China Association for Science and Technology in Beijing, during which the list of top companies was released. Tongji Innovation & Entrepreneurship Holdings Limited was selected for inclusion in the list of top companies in the industry-university-research cooperation, and Tongji Architectural Design (Group) Co., Ltd in the list of start-ups.
Innovation China Conference 2020
The China Association for Science and Technology has set up a series of listings to encourage the cross-border cooperation stimulated by greater innovation and to further improve the development of Innovation China initiative. The listings have responded to demands in industrial innovation in the fields of electronic information technology, biomedicine, equipment manufacturing, advanced materials and resources, and environmental upgrading, notably in those pilot cities and industrial parks of Innovation China. Fifty leading technologies, 10 industry-university-research integrated organizations and 10 cutting-edge enterprises were finally selected by scientists, entrepreneurs, investors and heads of professional service organizations. The China Association for Science and Technology will stay committed to promoting the practice of technologies and resources that led to the listings in the pilot cities and industrial parks of Innovation China, so as to drive industrial and economic development in surrounding areas.
Tongji Innovation & Entrepreneurship Holdings Limited has responsibly devoted itself to the commercialization of scientific and technological research results. Focusing on Tongji's advanced disciplines, the company is committed to constructing a platform for the integration of processes related to production, teaching, research and application. Tongji Innovation & Entrepreneurship Holdings Limited has promoted the commercializiation of scientific results and the development of start-ups in fields of design consultation for civil engineering, environmental protection, new energy vehicles, information technology and biomedicine. The spillover effect of research into advanced disciplines has responded positively to emerging demand from major national strategies and regional economic and social development. Tongji Innovation & Entrepreneurship Holdings Limited has gained an outstanding social service capability and greatly contributed to the interaction of disciplines, talent, research and industry.
Tongji Architectural Design (Group) Co., Ltd is committed to responding to national strategies and regional development needs as well as to helping Tongji University to become a "Double First-class" university. It has built a scientific and technological system and a platform for innovation so as to advance the integration of relevant actors including enterprises, universities and research institutes. It has facilitated, as part of the process of innovation, the flow of knowledge among different organizations, cultivated a series of core technologies with independent intellectual property rights and produced rich scientific and technological achievements. Among the latter, the project "Key Technology of Shanghai Tower", which has overcome a number of challenges in its design, won the special prize of the Shanghai Scientific and Technological Progress Award.