Every 10,000 persons will own over 30 valid invention patents by 2020 in Qingdao

On October 9, it was learned from the press conference held by the Information Office of Qingdao Municipal Government that, according to the work arrangement of CPC Central Committee, Shandong Provincial Party Committee and Qingdao Municipal Party Committee, the General Office of Qingdao Municipal Government officially released the Implementation Plan of Qingdao on Building A National Model Zone for the Transfer and Transformation of Scientific and Technological Achievements (hereinafter referred to as “the Implementation Plan”).

The Implementation Plan requires to center on the main line of transfer and transformation of scientific and technological achievements, highlight the features of marine science and technology, focus on six key tasks and speed up the construction of an integrated chain of such achievement transfer and transformation featuring “supply at source - transformation service - cultivation of industries”.

It is expected that by 2020, every 10,000 persons in Qingdao can own over 30 valid invention patents, PCT international patent applications reach 1,000 annually, and national-level technical transfer institutions record more than 15. The turnover of technical contracts in Qingdao can reach 20 billion yuan, among which that in marine technology can hit 250 million yuan.

The Implementation Plan includes 21 measures in 6 aspects outlined as follows:     

First, enhance the source supply for the transfer and transformation of scientific and technological achievements;

Second, improve the system building for the transfer and transformation of scientific and technological achievements;     

Third, deepen the opening-up and coordination for the transfer and transformation of scientific and technological achievements;     

Fourth, enhance the capability of service for the transfer and transformation of scientific and technological achievements;     

Fifth, strengthen the industrial linking for the transfer and transformation of scientific and technological achievements;  

Sixth, innovate the system and mechanism for the transfer and transformation of scientific and technological achievements.

(Source: Qingdaonews.com)