T20 Argentina associated event.
2018 Think 20 (T20) Innovation Forum: Strengthening Open Cooperation on Innovation Capacity and Building Community of Innovation is sponsored by China Science & Technology Exchange Center, organized by Xi’an Jiaotong University and with the support of the Xi’an Municipal Government, CARI and CIPPEC
The event objectives are to provide an important opportunity for all stakeholders among the G20 to present their policies on science, technology and innovation, and share the best practices; To strengthen the exchange and cooperation among all stakeholders including governments, non-governmental organizations, businesses, scholars, experts, and think tanks of the G20 members (including guest countries) and relevant international organizations to provide analytical depth to the ongoing G20 discussions on innovation; and to produce a document that will be submitted to the T20 and G20 summit.
The main topic is Strengthening Open Cooperation on Innovation Capacity and Building Belt & Road Community of Innovation and there are three draft sub tracks with topics: The sharing of best practice on open cooperation of innovation capacities; The 2030 Sustainable Development Goals and Belt & Road community of innovation; and AI and digital economy.
10:00: Opening Ceremony
10:30: Group photo and tea break
10:50: Main Track of Innovation Forum
Key Topic: Strengthening Open Cooperation on Innovation Capacity and Building Belt & Road Community of Innovation
13:30: Sub-Track I: Sharing of best practice on open cooperation of innovation capacities
13:30: Sub-Track II: Sustainable Development Agenda and Belt & Road Community of Innovation
13:30: Sub-Track III: AI and digital economy
9:00: Closed-door meeting: the Building of International Alliance of STI Think Tanks
10:00: The VIP speeches
10:00: Summary and Conclusion