(DALIANNEWS)- China Overseas Chinese Scholars Summit 2017(CHINAOCS 2017) will open at the world expo square in Dalian, a port city of northeastern China's Liaoning province, July 7 to 9, 2017.
Initiated in 2000, the CHINAOCS has run through 17 years in succession.
Through the platform of CHINAOCS, Dalian High-tech Park has attracted 13,000 overseas talents and more than 1,100 science-and-technology enterprises?set up?by overseas talents, which accounts for 50 percent?of the total?new high-tech enterprises in High-tech Park.
The overseas talents introduced by CHINAOCS have made High-tech Park as a dark horse in strategic emerging industries such as intelligent information, high-end intelligent manufacturing, bioscience, clean energy as well as functional materials.
CHINAOCS has held roadshows in fields of IT, biological medicine, new material, new energy and traditional industry transformed by high-tech.
According to incomplete statistics, more than 5,600 overseas talents investigated the key developing areas in Liaoning Province and Northeast China and nearly one thousand overseas talents got involved in the construction of rejuvenation of the old northeast industrial base with technical projects or capitals in the past events. The fields of the projects covers electronic information, bioengineering, internet, big data, new energy, new?materials and intelligent manufacturing.
In the past 17 years, CHINAOCS?attracted more than 3,400 overseas merchants and over 30,000 overseas students from 63 countries and regions.
With an investment intention of 550 million yuan, CHINAOCS has signed more than 8,300 contracts and?made cooperation negotiations with nearly 45,000 enterprises, universities as well as research institutes.
More than 120,000 overseas talents?found jobs?in China by CHINAOCS. With a cumulative production value of over 720 billion yuan, more than 4,600 overseas talents start their businesses in China with a total of more than 3,500 enterprises and over 9,800 patents.