On March 6, 2014, CECO organized the China-EU S&T Cooperation Strategy Symposium in Beijing. Chinese experts from government organizations and enterprises gathered to discuss how to act on and participate in Horizon 2020.
The workshop was attended the experts from Chinese Academy of Science and Technology for Development (CASTED), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (CAAS), the Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences (CAMS), the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC), the Beijing Municipal Science & Technology Commission, the Science & Technology Commission of Shanghai Municipality as well as the China Aerospace Science & Technology Corporation (CASC) and ZTE Corporation.
All expressed practical thoughts on China-EU S&T cooperation. It was hoped that at both the government and non-government level, China-EU S&T cooperation would enjoy strategic thinking and policy support, a long-term pro-cooperation mechanism and sustainability via various joint programmes and promotional events.