Peking University Chongqing Big Data Research Institute settled in Western (Chongqing) Science City
Chongqing Daily News (Reporter Li Xingting and Zhang Yizhu) On November 21, at the 2020 Chongqing Talents Conference, Chongqing High-tech Zone and Peking University signed a cooperation protocol. The two parties will jointly build the Chongqing Big Data Research Institute of Peking University in the Western (Chongqing) Science City.
It is understood that the Chongqing Big Data Research Institute of Peking University (hereinafter referred to as the Research Institute) is a high-end R&D institution jointly established by Peking University and the Chongqing High-tech Zone Management Committee. It will gather in the Science City to cultivate technological innovation Talents, carry out cutting-edge leading innovation research, focus on solving the core scientific and technological problems of big data and digital transformation and innovation application bottlenecks, accelerate the transformation of basic research results of cutting-edge technology to experimental development innovation and application innovation, incubate technology-based enterprises, and promote industrial digitalization And digital industrialization will eventually build an internationally influential and leading talent gathering platform, cutting-edge research institute and transformation platform.
At the same time, the Institute will also cooperate with local universities and institutes in Chongqing to carry out cooperation in scientific research and personnel training, and accelerate the construction of a number of national and municipal key laboratories, technological innovation centers and other innovation platforms .
It is understood that in August this year, the Chongqing Municipal Government and Peking University signed a strategic cooperation agreement. The agreement clarified that the two parties will integrate resources in strategic decision-making consultation, technological innovation and achievement transformation, and talent exchange training. Carry out all-round cooperation. Since the beginning of this year, Science City has accelerated the gathering of scientific institutions, accelerated the gathering of innovative resources such as universities and research institutes, and promoted the continuous improvement of scientific research concentration and competitiveness. At the end of October, it has concentrated on signing contracts to introduce major technological infrastructure, high-end R&D platforms, and achievement transformation The base and more than 20 university research institute projects have a total investment of over 20 billion yuan.