Carbon utilization: what opportunities can China offer in the myriad of possible technologies?

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Carbon capture, utilization and storage (CCUS) is increasingly seen as an important part of bridging the gap towards a renewable energy future. In the International Energy Agency’s (IEA) Clean Technology Scenario, 107 gigatons of CO2 will be permanently stored before 2060, 20 times the current yearly emission of the US. For this article, carbon utilization in particular has my interest. …

Dutch Universities and University Medical Centers Maintain Solid Position in Rankings. Chinese Universities keep moving up.

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The QS World University Ranking 2020 has just been released. Big news for China, which achieved its third university among the top 25, Peking University, moving up from place 30 to 22. Tsinghua University is still the best ranked Chinese University, moving from spot 17 to 16. Only Nanyang Technological University, Singapore and National University of Singapore are still ahead …

EVENT: Hydrogen developments in China

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We cordially invite you to join us on Wednesday January 23 at the Dutch Embassy in Beijing to discuss hydrogen developments in China. After intensively researching China’s NEV Industry earlier in 2018, since September 2018 our team has been conducting in-depth research of the hydrogen sector and we would like to share the preliminary results. China’s energy security is challenged …

Chinese prime minister meets ARC CBBC scientists in the Netherlands

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On October 15th and 16th the Chinese prime minister Li Keqiang and his delegation were hosted by Mark Rutte, prime minister of the Netherlands in The Hague to discuss the cooperation between the two countries. Among those attending this meeting were Prof. Ben Feringa and Prof. Bert Weckhuysen. The presence of both board members of the Advanced Research Center for sustainable …

Shanghai bootcamp for Dutch Startups recap

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At the Holland Innovation Network part of our work is to explore opportunities for Dutch innovation and tech driven companies abroad. As mentioned in a previous article from our officer Bart van Hezewijk, there are many opportunities for foreign startups and scale-ups in China. To help Dutch startups enter China we organized the first Shanghai bootcamp for Dutch startups from June …

Launch of Chang’E-4 With Netherlands China Low-frequency Explorer to the Dark Side of the Moon

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China’s Lunar exploring mission has finally started after two years of preparation. Chang’e-4 has been successfully launched from Xichang Center on May 21st 2018. On board is the Dutch designed and Dutch build Netherlands China Low-frequency Explorer on its way to the earth-moon L2 point. At the moon’s dark side, NCLE will explore the radio sky at very long wavelengths …

Shanghai bootcamp for Dutch startups; CES Asia and Global AI+ New Business Summit

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CES Asia and Global AI+ New Business Summit will be held from June 13-15 in Shanghai. The Consulate-General of the Netherlands in Shanghai organises a bootcamp for startups that are interested to attend or exhibit at either CES Asia or the AI summit in Shanghai. A 5-day program is designed surrounding these two events for startups with high interest and ambitions …

Dutch Payload Ready to Join China’s Lunar Exploration Mission to the Dark Side of the Moon

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A Dutch designed and Dutch made radio astronomy payload named “Netherlands China Low-frequency Explorer” (NCLE) is ready to board on China’s latest Lunar exploration mission, Chang’e-4, and starts its journey to the back side of the Moon upcoming May. At the moon’s dark side, NCLE will explore the radio sky at very long wavelengths (i.e. at low frequencies below ~30 …

Automating the World’s Factory

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Opportunities for Dutch robotics companies in China in the wake of Made in China 2025 ‘Made in China’ could well be the most printed phrase in the world. The country has largely depended on its manufacturing industry to make the stunning transition to upper middle income country in the last 40 years. In 1990, China produced only 3% of the …

Vacature Senior Managementondersteuner IA maart 2018

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  DE AMBASSADE VAN HET KONINKRIJK DER NEDERLANDEN IN DE VOLKSREPUBLIEK CHINA nodigt geïnteresseerden uit te solliciteren naar de functie van Senior Managementondersteuner bij het Innovatie Attaché Netwerk   A. BASISKENMERKEN VAN DE FUNCTIE Functie: Senior Managementondersteuner; Post: Ambassade van het Koninkrijk der Nederland in Peking; Functieniveau: 7; Periode arbeidsovereenkomst: 1 jaar met de mogelijkheid van verlenging; Arbeidsduur: 38 uur …