Annual Conference of Asian Science Park Association will take place from November 11 to 13 in Hsinchu, Taiwan. The daily agenda as below:
- November 11- Culture Tour at Hsinchu County & Board meeting &Welcome Reception
- November 12- All day meeting & Gala Dinner & ASPA Awards Ceremony
- November 13- Technical & Culture Tour
On November 11, our guests will pay a visit to Hsinchu, the location of Hsinchu Science Park, to know the Hakka Culture by experiencing how to produce dried persimmon which have deeply rooted in local people.
On November 12, the theme of this conference based on the lecture and issues discussion is Prospects and Challenges of Science Parks in the Digital Era. It has divided five segments.
- Transformation in the Emerging Economies: Culture, Opportunities and Challenges.
- Future Science Parks: regional innovation systems vs. globalization
- Transformation of Governance of Science Parks in the Digital Era
- Startup and Entrepreneurship Ecosystems
- Sustainability, Clean Energy and Business
The technical and cultural tour at November 13 has two routes.
Route 1: The tour is mainly focused on northern and central Taiwan. Beside visiting Hsinchu and Central Technology Area, We also bring you to Taichung, Taiwan's second large metro area.
Route 2: We will bring you to pay a visit to Southern Taiwan Science Park and ancient capital, Tainan. During the tour, you will enjoy Tainan people's lifestyle and local custom.