25th meeting of the Sub-Commission on Scientific and Technical Cooperation of the Russian-Chinese Commission for the Preparation of Regular Meetings of Heads of Government

25th meeting of the Sub-Commission on Scientific and Technical Cooperation of the Russian-Chinese Commission for the Preparation of Regular Meetings of Heads of Government

On September 17, 2021, the 25th meeting of the Sub-Commission on Scientific and Technical Cooperation of the Russian-Chinese Commission for the Preparation of Regular Meetings of Heads of Government was held via video conference.

The Russian delegation was headed by N.A.Bocharova, Deputy Minister of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation, Chairperson of the Russian part of the Sub-Commission, while the Chinese delegation was led by Huang Wei, Deputy Minister for Science and Technology of the People’s Republic of China, Head of the Chinese part of the Sub-Commission.

The meeting focused on the state the science, technology and innovation policies of Russia and China, the Year of Russian-Chinese science, technology and innovation cooperation in 2020–2021, cooperation on mega science projects, coordinated tendering for joint Russian-Chinese projects and grants, Russian-Chinese science and technology congresses and exhibitions, the activities of the Working Group on High Technology and Innovation, and expansion of promising areas for developing Russian-Chinese cooperation in science, high technology and innovation.

Minutes of the 25th meeting of the Sub-Commission were drawn up and signed online by the Delegation Heads in Moscow (Russia) and Hefei (China).

The Russian Academy of Sciences was represented at the meeting by V.O.Maltsev, Deputy Head of the Russian Academy of Sciences International Cooperation Department.