Innovation in science, technology and industry

OECD-MOST Conference on the Review of China's National Innovation System: Domestic Reform and Global Integration: Programme and presentations

 

Review of China’s National Innovation System:
Domestic Reform and Global Integration


Conference co-organised by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST), China


Beijing, 27 August 2007

 

Opening Session: Welcome Address and Keynote Speeches
Chaired by: Zhijian HU, Deputy Director-General, Department of Policy, Regulation and Reform, MOST, China

  • Xueyong LI, Vice Minister of Science and Technology, China
  • Pier Carlo PADOAN, Deputy Secretary-General, OECD

Session I: Presentation of the OECD Report: key findings and policy recommendations

Chaired by: Dirk Pilat, Head, Science and Technology Policy Division, Directorate for Science, Technology and Industry (DSTI), OECD

  • Jean GUINET, Head, Country Review Unit, Science and Technology Policy Division, DSTI, OECD
  • Gang ZHANG, Principal Administrator, Science and Technology Policy Division, DSTI, OECD

Human Resources for S&T in China

  • Rongping MU, Director General, Institute for Policy and Management, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Globalisation of R&D and China

  • Sylvia SCHWAAG SERGER, Senior Advisor, Swedish Institute for Growth Policy Studies (ITPS), Sweden
  • Nannan LUNDIN, Researcher, Research Institute for Industrial Economics (IFN), Sweden

Chinese Innovation policies

  • Lan XUE, Professor, Director, China Institute for S&T Policy, Tsinghua University

Comments

  • Alan Wm. WOLFF, Managing Partner, Dewey Ballantine, LLP, Washington DC, USA

 

Session II: Policy Dialogue: Building an enterprise-centered technology innovation system

Chaired by: Alpo KUPARINEN, Deputy Director-General, Ministry of Trade and Industry, Finland

  • Xudong GAO, Associate Professor, School of Economics and Management, Tsinghua University, China
  • Xinnan LI, Deputy Director-General, Department of Policy, Regulation and Reform, MOST
  • Jakob EDLER, Professor, PREST and the Institute of Innovation Research, Manchester Business School, University of Manchester, UK
  • Ken WARWICK, Chair of the OECD CIIE and Deputy Chief Economic Adviser, Department for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform, UK

 

Session III: Policy Dialogue: Innovation for social progress and sustainable development

Chaired by: Changlin GAO, Professor, Director of Department of Foresight and Development Research, National Research Center for Science and Technology for Development (NRCSTD), MOST

  • Xielin LIU, Professor, Graduate University of Chinese Academy of Science
  • Adam BLY, CEO and Editor-in-Chief, SEED Media Group
  • Magnus GISLEV, First Secretary for Environment, European Commission Delegation in Beijing

 

Session IV: Policy Dialogue: Innovation and Regional Development

Chaired by: Svend Otto REMØE, Managing Director, Prokontra AS, Norway

  • Jin CHEN, Professor, Associate Dean, College of Public Administration, Zhejiang University
  • Mark DRABENSTOTT, Chairman, OECD Territorial Development Committee; Director, RUPRI Center for Regional Competitiveness, University of Missouri-Columbia
  • Claire NAUWELAERS, Research Director, United Nations University (UNU)-Merit

Concluding panel discussion

Moderator: Lan XUE, Professor, Director, China Institute for S&T Policy at Tsinghua University, China

Panelists:

  • Jean GUINET, Head of Country Reviews Unit, OECD
  • Richard JOHNSON, Vice Chair of the BIAC Science and Technology Policy Committee; Senior Partner, Arnold & Porter LLP
  • Kari KVESETH, Director General, International Department, Research Council of Norway
  • Pu LI, Deputy Director-General, Department of Policy, Regulation and Reform, MOST
  • Xielin LIU, Professor, Graduate University of Chinese Academy of Science
  • Jing SU, Director, Policy Division, Department of Policy and Reform, MOST, China

Closing remarks

  • Yong Hong MEI, Director General, Department of Policy, Regulation and Reform, MOST
  • Nobuo TANAKA, Director for Science, Technology and Industry, OECD

 

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