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Cooperation Agreement on Elderly Health-Care Signed between HEBUT and three Other Institutions

Translator: 国际合作与交流处 Editor: release date :2017-09-24

On September 13th, the 3rd International Forum on Scientific and Innovative Elderly Health-care Services was held at the Beijing Academy of Science and Technology. At the opening ceremony, Prof. Duan Guolin, vice president of HEBUT, and the representatives from Beijing Academy of Science and Technology, Hebei University of Economics and Business and Tianjin City Vocational College jointly signed the “Cooperation Agreement on Collaborative Innovation Centre for Elderly Health-Care Services in Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei”, marking the official establishment of this center.

In the future, the center will uphold an open vision, undertake the research and development projects of the government and market, provide elderly health-care services and product application demonstration base, build a platform for industrial cooperation and contact, create conditions for advanced research and experiment as well as big data mining and model analysis, build an educational and training system for service-oriented and research personnel, and establish an innovative brand for Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei elderly health-care service products, thus achieving win-win cooperation among the member institutions. The establishment of the center is also part of the achievements of the comprehensive health research platform at HEBUT.

Beijing Academy of Science and Technology, the organizer of the 3rd Forum, is a  high-level multidisciplinary research institution in Beijing, and takes the lead in elderly health-care service industry in China. More than 50 scholars from the United States, Germany, Finland, the Netherlands, Spain, the United Kingdom, New Zealand, Australia, Chinese mainland and Taiwan were invited to speak on the subject. Some 500 professionals from domestic elderly health-care service industry attended the forum, making it the most authoritative academic forum for elderly health-care services in China.

At the forum, Prof. Duan Guolin introduced the recent development of the comprehensive health research institute at HEBUT, which invited considerable attention from the experts.

Translated by Xu Congkai, revised and proofread by Shi Gengshan