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Denmark as Country of Honor at Pujiang Innovation Forum 2017

30.08.2017  07:31

How to sign up:
Free of charge!
But: Only limited seats available!

If you would like to join, please specify in which parts of the programme including number of participants in an email to astben@um.dk no later than the 8th September 2017.

 

To read the whole draft program, please click here.

 

Program 23th September 2017:
09.00-10.30 :    Opening & Key Note speeches
14.00-17.00 :    Country of Honor Forum & Conference tracks
19.00-21.00 :    Galla Banquet - with "a touch of Denmark"

 

This year, Denmark is selected as ‘country of honor’ while Beijing, Shanghai and Anhui (the ‘province of honor’) will participate with high-level representatives.

The overarching theme is Global Innovation Hubs, and Denmark will use the opportunity to present some of our strongholds and Centres of Excellence, e.g. Danfoss, Novo Nordisk, Carlsberg and University of Copenhagen among others.

The Chinese Minister for Science & Technology and the Mayor of Shanghai host the event. Prominent speakers include Liu Song, General Business Manager of Alibaba Cloud, Søren Pind, Minister for Higher Education and Science as well as leading companies and scientists in the many interesting tracks, e.g. Mass Entrepreneurship and Sharing Economy, Globalization of Enterprise Innovation, Energy and Materials Science, and Cities as Innovation Hubs.