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National Science, Technology and Innovation Week in Ethiopia
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STEPI-IICC, in collaboration with the Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning(MSIP) of Korea and the Ministry of Science and Technology(MOST) of China, conducted the 6th Korea-China Science and Technology Innovation Forum from December 19th to 21st, 2016 at Jinjiang Hotel, in Chengdu, China.

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The forum featured keynote speeches by Yanghee Choi, the Minister of Science, ICT and Future Planning of Korea; Wan Gang, the Minister of Science and Technology of China; Jong Guk Song, President of STEPI; Yin Li, Governor of Sichuan Provincial People's Government; Tae-seok Oh, Deputy Director General of Creative Economy Policy Bureau of the MSIP; Yu Jian, Deputy Director General of Department of Innovation and Development of the MOST; Yong-ho Park, Director of the Seoul Center for Creative Economy and Innovation; Hu Zhi-jian, President of Chinese Academy of Science and Technology for Development; Lu Tie Cheng, Director of Science and Technology Bureau of Chengdu, China.

During the forum, experts from both countries actively discussed experiences of innovation and entrepreneurship in addition to ‘Win-Win partnership’ between two countries. The forum served as a venue to share ideas on future tasks with regard to science and technology policy as well as nano, bio, and ICT.

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The conference was comprised of four parallel sessions: Science and Technology Policy, Nano, Bio and ICT. Following the sessions, experts from different scientific communities, governments and academia were engaged in discussions to identify prospective cooperation between Korea and China. Moreover, an exhibition on a history of Korea-China S&T cooperation was held during the coffee break to help participants better understand the status and outcomes of bilateral cooperation.

Korea and China agreed to expand cooperation on Startup Competitions and ‘Korea-China Industry Innovation High-Tech Fair’ in order to encourage business activities and innovation.
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