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A few days ago, the 2016 China (Wuxi) Graphene Innovation and Entrepreneurship Convention was held in the Wuxi Huishan Economic Development Zone. The convention fully showed domestic and overseas recent development results of graphene, exchanged and discussed about domestic and overseas cutting-edge technologies and applications of the graphene industry and established the bridge between graphene and talent, industry and capital. The convention also intensively unveiled the Wuxi National Graphene Innovation Center, the Wuxi National Graphene Application Demonstration Area and the National Graphene Product Quality Supervision and Inspection Center. Huang Qin, a member of the Wuxi Municipal Party Standing Committee and Executive Vice Mayor of Wuxi, attended the convention.
The convention was constituted by the graphene entrepreneurship contest on September 1 and the graphene innovation convention on September 2. At the innovation convention, the Wuxi graphene industrial development demonstration area respectively signed with University of Glasgow and Trinity College of Dublin of Ireland on graphene sensor and flexible electron devices, composite materials and other international cooperation projects. And at the entrepreneurship contest on September 1, 15 groups from domestic and overseas colleges and universities competed together, with events covering 5 hot research and development application fields including super electronic energy storage, conductive thin film, heat conduction and fever material, composite material and electron component. Finally, the project of graphene nano-powder manufacture won the laurel.