The 2019 APEC SME Business Forum has been successfully held in Shenzhen last December. , bringing together guests from 10 APEC member countries, enterprise representatives and scholars from business sectors to share ideas on regional cooperation, technological innovation, industry and finance matching and the digital economy.
Australia China Innovation Center (ACIC), together with Shenzhen Art ＆ Design Alliance (SADA), led Australian delegation to visit the Maker Institute CAS and Shenzhen Zhijia Design Institute. Australian start-up Incubator Arc Hardware Incubator and its incubation program also participated in the visit.
On 21 November 2019, the delegation of Shenzhen Press Group and International Cultural Industry. ltd held the 16th China (Shenzhen) International Cultural Industries Fair Round-table Seminar at the Capital in central Brisbane, which attracted numerous Australian organizations and companies to participate in the event.
China (Shenzhen) – Australia (Brisbane) Economic & Trade Cooperation Conference Luohu District Business Environment Introduction Meeting was hosted by Commerce Bureau of Shenzhen Municipality and Shenzhen Luohu District People’s Government, organised by Shenzhen Economic and Trade Office in Australia, Investment Promotion and Enterprise Services Agency of Luohu, Shenzhen and Shenzhen International Investment & Promotion Association, and co-organized by Australia China Innovation Centre (ACIC).
On July 30, 2019, ACIC and Shandong Ocean Industry Association formally signed a strategic cooperation agreement in Qingdao.Both parties will carry out in-depth cooperation in international innovation projects, international personnel exchanges, international innovation technology research and development, and international exchange activities.
On June 19, 2019, a delegation of 19 government and business representatives visited Brisbane, had in-depth discussions on innovation ecology and future communities at the Australia China Innovation Center (ACIC).