Reporter: Jessica Anderson
The 21st China Scientists Forum was successfully held in Beijing from April 27th to 28th. This forum attracted the participation of nearly 2,000 scientists, experts, scholars, and entrepreneurs from all over the country. The theme of the forum was “Chinese-style Modernization and Systematic Innovation of Science and Technology,” aiming to promote technological innovation and high-quality development in China, as well as foster scientific exchange and cooperation.
Established in 2002, the China Scientists Forum was founded by the renowned scientist and then Vice Chairman of the National People’s Congress Standing Committee and Chairman of China Association for Science and Technology, Academician Zhou Guangzhao, who also wrote the forum’s name and served as its founding chairman. As an important platform for driving innovation-driven development and the transfer and transformation of scientific and technological achievements in China, the China Scientists Forum holds high authority and recognition. To date, the forum has successfully organized 21 sessions and has played a positive role in disseminating scientific ideas, promoting the spirit of science, advancing technological innovation in China, and facilitating industry-university-research cooperation.
The forum featured multiple sub-forums and specialized discussions covering various fields such as new energy, artificial intelligence, biotechnology, information technology, new materials, ecological civilization, and healthcare. Participating experts and scholars delved into the latest research progress and future development trends in their respective fields, collectively propelling the rapid development of China’s science and technology. The forum’s releases of “Pioneers of Technological Innovation” and “Outstanding Inventions in Technological Innovation” carry great authority and recognition. The award recipients are outstanding talents in their respective fields, and their achievements have been widely applied, making significant contributions to China’s high-quality development and the realization of Chinese-style modernization.
The China Scientists Forum received strong support and participation from various authoritative institutions. The organizers included the China Technology Market Association, China High-Tech Industrialization Research Association, China International Association for Science and Technology Cooperation, China Academy of Management Sciences Business School, China Association for Future Studies Entrepreneur Branch, and Discovery Magazine. These organizations possess extensive influence and authority in the field of science and technology, and their involvement further enhances the forum’s reputation and authority.
As an important platform for promoting innovation-driven development and the transfer and transformation of scientific and technological achievements, the China Scientists Forum has become a crucial bridge for communication and cooperation between the scientific and industrial sectors. By organizing the forum and issuing authoritative awards, the forum provides a platform for outstanding scientists and technological achievements to showcase and exchange ideas, further driving the in-depth development of scientific research and the promotion of technological applications. Under the influence of the China Scientists Forum, China’s level of technological innovation continues to rise, making significant contributions to achieving high-quality development and the construction of Chinese-style modernization.