Notredame, Ponics and Plumstars won the Italian stage of the international contest “Win in Suzhou Win the Future”, the challenge conceived in 2011 in Suzhou, one of the major industrial and commercial cities of China, dedicated to innovation and entrepreneurship in the scientific and technological fields. Each of the 10 startups that participated in the competition was dedicated a 10-minute slot: 6 minutes to present their solution technology plus 4 minutes to answer the questions of experts. The three winning companies will have access to the final to be held in the coming months.

Spici coordinated the participation of the 7 Italian startups in the competition that took place on May 26 online. Between the bilateral sessions with different countries (Japan, Singapore, North America, France, UK, Sweden) a special session was dedicated to cooperation Italy -China (Suzhou)with the aim of finding important research projects to increase collaboration between the two countries.

The intense and consolidated bond with the Government of Suzhou led Spici to establish in its headquarters in Naples, in collaboration with the ITTN-International Technology Transfer Network, the center “Suzhou for innovation and international entrepreneurship” which, among other activities, promotes this contest.