The matchmaking conference themed “Deepening Cooperation and Innovation, Boosting Hunan-Hong Kong Prosperity” was held on the afternoon of December 2, 2018. Both sides signed a number of cooperation projects and reached many cooperation intentions, including:
-The cooperation framework agreement between Hunan University (HNU) and the City University of Hong Kong (CityU);
-The Hunan-Hong Kong Science and Technology Innovation Transfer Workstation;
-The CityU Advanced Structural Materials and Additive Manufacturing and Hunan Technology Transfer Center; and,
-The Food-grade Active Protein and Polysaccharide Macromolecular Research Center.
Among them, the HNU-CityU cooperation framework agreement includes:
-Support each other to send scholars and researchers for academic exchanges;
-Explore cooperation opportunities;
-Collaboratively train undergraduates, master, and doctoral students, and jointly support postdoctoral research; and,
-Joint apply for and undertake research projects in the mainland China and Hong Kong.
In the Hunan-Hong Kong Science and Technology Innovation Technology Transfer Workstation Project, both sides agreed to:
-Make full use of Hong Kong's universities, technology industries, talents, and information resources;
-Take Hong Kong's international advantages to build the Hunan-Hong Kong science and technology information communication and consulting platform, and the Hunan-Hong Kong science and technology innovation talents training, exchange, and technology transfer base;
-Undertake Hunan-Hong Kong major science and technology exchange and matchmaking activities;
-Provide and guarantee Hunan's science and technology policy to Hong Kong; and,
-Realize long-term Hong Kong-Hunan communication in various scientific and technological resources.