OSTA visited Jiaxing FAO

Preparations for the coming Austrian Technology Day in Jiaxing

Photo: Booklet of the Austrian Technology Day in Jiaxing

02 April 2019 – Mr. Philipp Agathonos, the director of the Science and Technology Section of the Austrian Embassy Beijing (OSTA) visited the Foreign and Overseas Chinese Affairs Office of Jiaxing Municipal Peoples Government.

Both sides reviewed the ongoing cooperation within the framework of the FFG-Zhejiang Joint Call and the exchange based on the MoU signed between Austrian Technology Corporation (ATC) and Nanhu District of Jiaxing. Mr. Agathonos introduced the successful holding of the Austrian Technology Day in Hangzhou last year and its particularly positive influence for the bilateral cooperation between Zhejiang and Austria.  Jiaxing expressed their strong willingness to host an Austrian Technology Day including sites visit on the 22, May in Jiaxing.

During the meeting both sides held fruitful discussion about the preparatory works for the event and agreed on the main topics: Passive Houses and Energy, Quarters & Sound Insulation, Water Quality Measurement and Treatment & Waste Management and Equipment, Smart Traffic Management & VR tools for the Automobile Industry.