You are cordially invited to a Zhongguancun (ZGC) science and technology innovation event organized by Administrative Committee of ZGC Science Park and ZGC Development Group (ZDG) from Beijing, in partnership with Invest Ottawa.
This event — “Bridging Innovation Collaboration Between Beijing and Ottawa” — will be the key business networking opportunity of the “Ottawa Welcomes the World 2017-Beijing Week.” It will feature keynote speakers from the Embassy of China in Canada, Global Affairs Canada, ZGC Development Group, Invest Ottawa, the ZGC Innovation Center @ Silicon Valley, and outstanding innovation companies to discuss the connection and collaboration between Beijing and Ottawa. Attendees will also have opportunities to visit the technology exhibition and network with leading virtual reality, software and digital health companies from Beijing.
If you are interested in attending this event, please click the Eventbrite link to register.
Should you have any further questions, please contact:
Guojie Qi, Representative, ZGC Innovation Centre, Ottawa: [email protected] OR
Sophie Chen, Market Director, Asia Pacific, Invest Ottawa: [email protected]
About ZGC Science Park
ZGC Science Park is a world-famous technology innovation hub in Beijing, with over twenty thousand hi-tech companies, 488 km2 park area, 2 million employees, and 3.61 trillion total income. ZGC Science Park is China’s biggest science park with a high concentration of scientific and technological institutions and intellectual resources. Located in this area are 39 institutions of higher learning represented by Beijing University and Tsinghua University. There are 213 research institutions as exemplified by the institutions of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) and the Chinese Academy of Engineering (CAE) and 37% of the academicians of both the CAS and CAE are living and working in this area. Each year, thousands of sophisticated research discoveries emerge in this area and pour out to all places throughout China. Many state-level laboratories and important engineering and technology centers are concentrated in this area too. ZGC Science Park is the largest software development and production center in China.
ZGC Development Group (ZDG) is a leading hi-tech commercialization and investment group based in Beijing. It engages in five core businesses, which are industrial investment, sci-tech finance, science park development, cross-regional cooperation, and international businesses. It was incorporated in 2010 and currently has a registered capital of $2.8 billion USD and 30 holding subsidiaries with total assets of $ 14.8 billion USD, achieving net assets of $ 3.9 billion USD.
Connected to the innovative resources all around the world, the Group has built partnerships with countries and regions such as Silicon Valley, Seattle, Boston, and Minnesota in USA, Cambridge of the UK, Ottawa of Canada, Helsinki of Finland, and Israel.