Leading Russian Research Institutes Visited Jiangsu


At the invitation of JITTC, a Russian delegation paid a visit to Jiangsu on July 3. The delegation is composed of 10 Russian experts including 5 academicians from 8 first-class research institutes such as All-Russian Scientific Research Institute of Aviation Materials (VIAM) and Baikov Institute of Metallurgy and Materials Science, RAS, etc.

The Russian experts visited Jiangsu Industrial Technology Research Institute (JITRI) and engaged with 5 specialized member institutes. Mr. Cao Sumin, Deputy Director-General of JSTD introduced the overview, approaches, history and operation mode of JITRI. The two sides had heated discussion over the technologies of metal alloy, 3D printing materials, membrane, industrial microbiology, and the removal of heavy metal toxic substances from industrial sewage.      

The delegation also attended the exchange and matchmaking event in Nanjing Jiangning District, presented their projects and engaged with 180 representatives of high-tech parks, companies and universities from Nanjing, Changzhou, Yangzhou, Nantong. Based on the 97 appointments arranged by JITTC prior to the event, the 8 Russian institutes were divided into 6 groups for one-to-one meetings with Jiangsu companies.    

According to Mr. V. M. Bouznik, academician of VIAM, the event has established a new platform for China-Russia cooperation. He was deeply impressed by the foreign exchange policies and strong support from Jiangsu provincial government, and the aspiration for technology innovation of Jiangsu companies and research institutes. They are looking forward to more chances to establish partnerships with prospective Jiangsu partners.