Cross Regional Cooperation
ZDG gets new historical opportunities through the development of Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region. It starts taking steps for navigating national sci-tech innovation.
According to Chairman XI’s spirit of “Zhongguancun should play an exemplary and guiding role in the Innovation-driven development, Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei coordinated development, as well as “belt and road initiative” related demands of international strategy. At the direction of Beijing Municipal Government, Zhongguancun Development Group as the integrated operations platform of Zhongguancun Innovative Demonstration Area, following the concepts of “One Company and One Fund, Collaboration Structure, Integration of Five Elements, and One Priority”, by outputting concepts, planning actions, pushing capital output and industrial connection, taking innovative community as core, promoting cooperation, connection and compensation of innovative elements and resources, to reach the cooperative innovative development of Zhongguancun and regional areas.
In recent two years, ZDG has established partnerships with more than 30 cities in China. It signed strategic cooperation agreements with Nanyang, Dongdaihe, Baoding, Zhengding, Baodi, Xuzhou, Nanning, and Datong, and so on. Meanwhile, it specifically pushed forward the regional cooperative project of Zhengding high-tech Industrial Development Zone, Baodi Beijing-Tianjing Zhongguancun Sci -Tech City, Baoding Zhongguncun Innovation Center, and Xuzhou Zhongguancun Innovation Center. In 2015, with the permission of Beijing’s government, ZDG further integrated innovation resources and set up formally regional cooperation structure “one company and one fund”:
Zhongguancun Co-development & investment Co., Ltd, referred to as “One Company”, which is jointly setting up by ZDG, China Merchants Shekou Industrial Zone Holdings Co., Ltd., and China Communications Construction Company Limited. It aims at integrating and utilizing the ZDG’s industrial recourses advantages, the integrated urban operation experience of China Merchants Shekou Company, and the infrastructure construction specialty of China Communications Construction Company Limited. It strives to push forward cooperation of the key areas of Beijing, Tianjin and Hebei, establishing cross-region collaborative innovation chain and industrial chain of Science Park, as well as reliving non-capital function to promote the synergetic development of Zhongguancun and the industrial ecosphere of cooperation regions.
Beijing Zhongguancun Synergetic & Innovative Investment Fund Management Co., Ltd, referred to as “One Fund”, is co-established by government of Zhongguancun and 10 local governments, including Baoding,Chengde in Hebei, Baoding and Jinhai in Tianjin, Quzhou, Huludao in Liaoning, Nanyang, Xuzhou, Jintan, and Liyang. With Zhongguancun Synergetic & Innovative Investment Fund and the government venture capital guiding funds, will stimulate the accumulation of social capital, push the regional collaborated development, and promote the regional industrial structure upgrading.
Look forward the Future, with the core of “One Company and One Fund”, through the cooperation with the local government and market-oriented operation, ZDG will take the establishment and optimization of industrial environment, scientific and financial environment and innovative and innovation environment as key point and form the regional new economic growth point. By cooperation with government, operation with market, it formed the regional new economic growth point and gradually formed Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei as the center, radiating nationally, and expanding into “the Belt and Road Initiatives” regions, ZDG plays a significant guiding in the coordinated and innovative development in locally, nationally and internationally.