- NAROS Presents at the China - Florida Summit for Technology Innovation & Investment
Co-hosted by CAST South Florida and The South Florida Accelerator, the China - Florida Summit for Technology Innovation & Investment (跨境合作 – 中国与佛罗里达州”技术革新与投资高峰论坛) was held on April 8th, 2017 to promote the exploration of bilateral opportunities between the State of Florida and China. Speakers at the event included Ms. Maria Sachs, Florida Senator and Executive Director of Innovation Florida; Mr. Thomas Buchar, Managing Director of The South Florida Accelerator; Mr. Wayne Messam, Mayor of the City of Miramar; and additional representatives of the host organizations and local partners. Local entrepreneurs and innovators in the biotech sector also shared their research, including Mr. Li Xiaohai of Scripps and Mr. Jeffrey Rainer of the University of Miami.
NAROS was asked to speak at the event on behalf of Shenzhen and China, and shared information on the economic development and bilateral opportunities in emerging industries in the City of Shenzhen. The presentation highlighted the factors that allow Shenzhen to maintain its level of sustained economic growth; highlighted case studies that exemplify the use of Shenzhen's market, industrial environment, and capital opportunities; and examined the biotech and information technology sectors, giving attendees an overview of growth and opportunities available.