China-Italy Innovation Forum, 26-27 November, Beijing
The China-Italy Innovation Forum is the national bilateral program for the internationalization of research and innovation between Italy and China. It represents a permanent platform for cooperation in the field of science, technology and innovation, involving universities, research institutes and innovative enterprises of both countries in networking and matching activities. In 2019, the China-Italy Innovation Forum, promoted by MIUR and MoST, celebrated its ten years of activities.
- Steering Committee of the Matteo Ricci network involving 21 Chinese and Italian Universities, where first actions to share opportunities for scholarships, partnership and mobility funds were discussed.
- Mid-term Review Meeting for strategic projects funded by the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MAECI) and the Chinese Science Foundation of China (NSFC) where the advancement of the project were illustrated: Analysis on the metabolic process of urban agglomeration and the cooperative strategy of circular economy (Ulgiati, S., Ghisellini, P., & Cristiano, S.)