International Technology Transfer Network
John Zhang began to serve as Secretary General of International Technology Transfer Network (ITTN) in 2013. Under his leadership, ITTN has set up an international co-innovation network and attracted nearly 150 prestigious figures from international technology transfer organizations, technology transfer offices, innovation agencies to join in the ITTN International Committee. It has built long-term relationships with over 400 international technology institutions in over 40 countries and has 11 sub-centers around China by 2016, including Shanghai, Suzhou, Hong Kong, Shenzhen, Chongqing, Fuzhou, Chengdu, Zhengzhou, Luoyang and Xi’an. ITTN is committed to international technology transfer and innovation cooperation and responsible for the bilateral and multilateral technological cooperation, including China-Italy Technology Transfer Center, China-Italy Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition, Sino-US University Technology Transfer Network and China-Korea Enterprise Cooperation Innovation Center. ITTN annually organizes, co-organizes and support over 200 international technology transfer events at home and abroad, in which over more than 30,000 domestic and overseas professionals participate. It has contributed to the international technology transfer project matchmaking over 13300 times.