Hanoi (VNA)- Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh chaired the conference titled “Science and Technology Market Development: Synchronicity, Efficiency, Modernity and Integration” held online and face-to-face on Sept. 23.
According to the head of government, the country’s science and technology market is one of the important factors for the institution of the socialist-oriented market economy. In recent times, the Party and the state have always paid attention to investment and have issued many relevant guidelines and policies. However, compared with the needs of socio-economic development and some other markets, the science and technology market is developing slowly, there are still many obstacles, and there is a lack of close links between training and research, application in the production.
The Ten-Year Science and Technology Development Strategy for 2021-2030 determined: “Strongly develop the science and technology market in conjunction with building a national science and technology database. Effectively connect the national technology transaction platforms with local centers for the application and transfer of scientific and technological advances.Strongly develop the network of intermediary service organizations, evaluation of technology transfer…”.
This conference aims to assess the situation, identify the difficulties and issues, then determine orientations, define missions and solutions to better organize and operate the science and technology market.
During the conference, delegates analyzed and assessed the functioning of the science and technology market in Vietnam; clarify the strengths and weaknesses of the main subjects of the science and technology market; assess the interaction, cooperation and coordination between these subjects. -VNA