Last August 31st a delegation from ISTIC (Institute of Scientific and Technical Information of China) came to Città della Scienza to visit our place and institutional partners.
Città della Scienza’s CEO Vincenzo Lipardi after welcoming the guests explained the history, structure and model by which the Città della Scienza has always operated in Campania Region, as well as the national coordination for the program Sino-Italian cooperation in science and technology. Valeria Fascione Ministry for Internationalization, Innovation and Start-up was present in representation of Campania Region.
The talk of ISTIC director Tong Hefeng was concentrated on the activity of study, analysis and information that the institute carries out nationwide to guide and support decision making concerning science and technology innovation systems at all administrative levels in RPC. Following a brief roundtable discussion among all the participants favored an interesting exchange of ideas and opinions on how to start joint cooperation projects in consideration of the mutual areas of interest.
The last part of the visit included a tour and a presentation of D.RE.A.M. Fablab, of Città della Scienza’s Incubator and the area of post-incubation AIC, where ISTIC manager and two researchers have collected information about the selection process, and strengthening incubation of start-ups grew thanks to encouraging entrepreneurship implemented by Città della Scienza.