Shenzhen takes first place in the criteria of tech and innovation and a favorable business environment among 51 Chinese cities in a report jointly released by the China Development Research Foundation (CDRF) and accounting firm PwC on Friday.
Six parallel forums, part of the 2022 X-Lake Forum, will be held today and tomorrow at separate venues in Nanshan District. The forums will focus on innovative pharmaceutical research, science and education integration, innovation and development of research institutions, and enterprises' innovative development.
Experts from Fuwai Hospital of the Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences recently conducted a completely robot-assisted coronary angiography. The operation, which was conducted at the Shenzhen branch of Fuwai Hospital, used a surgical robot that can perform both imaging and interventional treatment.
A new Chinese sci-fi drama featuring the metaverse and artificial intelligence (AI) has been staged recently in Shenzhen.
The engineering science discipline of the Shenzhen Institute of Information Technology (SZIIT) has muscled into the world’s top 1% for the first time, according to the latest Essential Science Indicator (ESI) issued by Clarivate Analytics.
Shenzhen will build a modernized and innovation-based city by 2025, achieving its goal of socialist modernization, according to the 2022 Revised Edition of Shenzhen Sustainable Development Plan (2017-2030) and the Shenzhen Plan for Building Innovation Demonstration Area of State Sustainable Development Agenda (2022-2025), which were released recently.
Xue Qikun, a national lawmaker and president of the Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech), said at the annual session of the National People's Congress on Tuesday that the country's focus on the development of education, science and technology has not only helped the country achieve prosperity but also cultivated his generation of science educators.
Associations from Shenzhen and Hong Kong unveiled a youth innovation and entrepreneurship workshop in Hong Kong on Friday, Shenzhen Special Zone Daily reported.
Shenzhen has set targets to handle 31 million TEUs (twenty-foot equivalent units) of containers at its ports, 45 million passenger trips at its airport and realize a 350-billion-yuan (US$50.86 billion) added value to its logistics industry in 2023.
Shenzhen's significant advancement in science and technology innovation has brought in many international cooperation projects, with some shared at the U.K.-China Workshop: Exchanges and Collaboration on AI for Global Goods held yesterday at the Shenzhen-Hong Kong International Science and Technology Park in Futian District.
High-quality development has been a highlight at the annual sessions of Shenzhen's top legislative and advisory bodies. Regarding the topic, Zheng Yongnian, a professor with The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen (CUHK-SZ), said that Shenzhen has a mission to develop original technologies.
Eight young Shenzhen researchers are expected to win the 2022 Guangdong Youth Scientific and Technological Innovation Award, accounting for one-third of the candidates for the award, Shenzhen Economic Daily reported Wednesday.
The city's satellite research and development capacity has steadily improved, as two more Shenzhen-made satellites were successfully launched into space Monday, Shenzhen Economic Daily reported yesterday.
The world's largest cross-section combined rectangular shield pipe jacking machine successfully rolled off the production line recently. The machine will be utilized to construct Shasan Station of Phase II of Metro Line 12, according to Shenzhen University (SZU), one of the machine’s developers.
Science and technology have already played a role in empowering culture and promoting cultural industries. It was most evident at the 18th China (Shenzhen) International Cultural Industries Fair (ICIF) that concluded yesterday.
The 18th China (Shenzhen) International Cultural Industries Fair (ICIF) launched five cloud services — cloud opening, cloud exhibition halls, cloud business promotion, cloud contract signing and cloud big data on its cloud platform to boost new consumption in the cultural industry.
With virtual reality (VR) and 3D digital cloud exhibition systems, business transactions can also take place from face-to-face to screen-to-screen at the 18th China (Shenzhen) International Cultural Industries Fair (ICIF) that officially opens today.
The outdoor session of the 17th National College Student Smart Car Competition was held at Shenzhen Technology University from Dec. 12 to 17, 2022.
Xie Heping, a Chinese mechanics and energy engineering scientist, along with a doctoral team consisting of researchers from Shenzhen University and Sichuan University under Xie's supervision, published a paper in Nature on Nov. 30.
The high throughput genome sequencing equipment, MGISEQ-2000 genetic sequencer developed by MGI Tech Co. Ltd., a subsidiary of Shenzhen-based BGI Group, had been used in the salvage of the Yangtze No. 2 Ancient Shipwreck, the largest wooden shipwreck discovered underwater in China to date.