China-Israel XIN Biomed Forum in Shenzhen

China-Israel XIN Biomed Forum held in Shenzhen

On 23rd Sept 2016, the China-Israel XIN Forum on Medical and Life Science Innovation and Investment was held successfully in Shenzhen by Shenzhen Pingshan New District Administrative Committee, China Council for the Promotion of International Trade Shenzhen Committee and XIN Center - Tsinghua University.
As the first ever high level exchange with the focuses on a single industry between China and Israel, the Forum caught huge amount of attention from various section of the society. Attendees including Deputy Secretary General of Shenzhen Cai Wenqin; Consul General of state of Israel in Guangzhou Nadav Cohen; Dean of the Office of Technology Transfer, Director of XIN Center, Tsinghua University Jin Qinxian; Director of China Council for the Promotion of International Trade Shenzhen Committee Ye Jiande, Party Secretary of Pingshan New District Lu Yuyin, Director of Pingshan New District Administrative Committee Tao Yongxin.

Dean of the Office of Technology Transfer, Director of XIN Center, Tsinghua University
Jin Qinxian

Single Industry Focused, Joint Effort of Coordinated Development
Tens of Israeli university and enterprise leader including Tel Aviv University, Israeli medical technology incubator ALON Medtech are invited. More than 40 well known Chinese and international venture capitals such as YAFO Capital, ZTE Venture Capital,Shenzhen Oriental Fortune Capital, Fosun Capital and Ping An Ventures are amongst the invitees. Topics including resource integration, industry-capital linkage, as well as commercialization, innovation and cross boarder investment in medical health industry are discussed in the Forum.

Professor and Endowed Chair, Former VP-R&D and chairperson of Ramot Ltd.,

 Tel Aviv University, Ehud Gazit

Chairman of Syneron Medical and Alon Medtech Ventures, Shimon Eckhouse

It is worth noting that this is not only an international dialogue, exchanges and cooperation within the biological industry, but also the first ever single industry based in-depth cooperation between Israel and China. From the perspective of industry development, the Forum brought capital, enterprises and industry resources strategic under spotlight, further promoted the health and life sciences industry and financial industry development, facilitated the formation of the model of industry led development. From the perspective of international cooperation, it provides an international platform for cutting-edge technology investment projects, helping Shenzhen Pingshan New District to import advanced projects and project teams internationally, creating favorable conditions for project landing, commercialization and industrialization.

China-Israel higher education technology innovation and transfer exchange

Joint effort of coordinated development.
Shenzhen Pingshan New District has the “gold lettered signboard” of the first batch national biological industry base, bio industry during the 12th Five-Year Plan remains an average of 20% high growth. Israel is known as the start-up nation and has become the world's leading technology innovation and technology exporting power. Tsinghua University is one of the top university in China, and has signed a cooperation agreement to jointly establish the XIN Center in 2014 with Tel Aviv University. XIN Center is committed to creating an interdisciplinary platform for international cooperation and innovation. Shared entrepreneurship spirit and area of industry focus made the cooperation between the three parties possible. The three party will joint effort in the field of medical, biology and life science to create the most favorable conditions for innovation and entrepreneurship.
Pingshan New District Administrative Committee and Shenfubao (Group), Oriental Fortune Capital also jointly signed the "Building a China-Israel Science and Technology Innovation Center (Pingshan) and China-Israel Innovation Investment Fund in Shenzhen Strategic Cooperation Framework Agreement".