Recently, a shared system for scientific facilities and devices preliminary came into shape where 43,300 devices have opened to the public for sharing in Beijing.
The Beijing Municipal Science & Technology Commission said the platform aims to help integrate scientific devices, findings and talents for resource sharing and service connectivity. It opens up a crucial tunnel for generating the creativity of capital-based enterprises in the science and technology resources services field.
By end of 2016, the platform had helped 801 key laboratories, engineering centers of national or Beijing Municipal levels to share 43,300 devices, the value of which are 22.79 billion yuan worth. It had integrated and facilitated transformation of 721 relatively mature scientific findings, and gathered 11,672 scientists. Via this platform, 18,199 intellectual properties and technical standards had been generated too.
As it finally taking shape, the authorities are encouraging more municipal management units to join in the platform.