Business Finland supports Finland-China innovation collaboration and recently co-hosted a China-Finland high-tech field matchmaking event both online and in the city of Nanjing, in China’s Jiangsu province, the Consulate General of Finland in Shanghai shared in a recent update.
The opening remarks were delivered by Consul General Pasi Hellman and the event gathered Finnish and Chinese enterprises and other organizations to explore collaboration possibilities in innovative high-tech and other solutions in smart city development, health, energy and environment, and many other fields.
Innovation collaboration can offer a gateway for companies to develop scalable business and more than 30 Chinese and Finnish companies presented their collaboration opportunities.
The event was also co-hosted by the Chinese Ministry of Science and Technology and together with Business Finland, they will provide funding for the most innovative Sino-Finnish joint project proposals.
The hybrid event proved to be very popular as more than 72,000 people followed it online, most of them in China.