VIETNAM, September 24 – HÀ NỘI — Prime Minister Phạm Minh Chính has said that the science and technology sector is an important factor in Việt Nam’s socialist-oriented market economy.
Chairing a science and technology development conference in Hà Nội, which connects online with 63 provincial cities yesterday, Chính said that over the years, the Party and the state have always paid attention to investment, issued and implemented many policies relevant to the field of science and technology.
He added that the market was initially formed, developed and achieved certain results. However, compared with the needs of socio-economic development and some other markets, the science and technology market has developed slowly with many barriers and loose link between training and research and weak application to production needs.
He said that the ten-year science and technology development strategy for 2021-2030 is determined to strongly develop the science and technology market in association with the establishment of a national science and technology database. technology and to effectively connect national technology exchanges with local centers for the application and transfer of scientific knowledge. and technological advances.
He also said that developing the network of intermediary service organizations, brokerage, technology transfer assessment, strongly developing the science and technology market was one of the main tasks and solutions to promote development. science, technology and innovation to create breakthroughs in productivity, quality and efficiency, increasing competitiveness in the context of the fourth industrial revolution.
Prime Minister Chính said the conference aims to assess the situation, correctly identify the limitations, gaps, difficulties and challenges, and then determine the direction and define the tasks and solutions to better organize and operate the science market.
With this will, the market is really the shortest and most efficient way, making science and technology the main production force of society, helping enterprises to create many new goods and services, high content science, creating exceptional competitiveness in the economy.
During the conference, the delegates focused on analyzing and evaluating the functioning of the science and technology market in Việt Nam, clarifying the strengths and weaknesses of the main topics of the science and technology market. technology, assessing the interaction, cooperation and coordination between these subjects.
In particular, delegates sought answers to numerous search results. While the intellectual property of institutes and universities is quite abundant, scientific and technological assets are still very limited. The need to acquire, absorb and master new technologies is always present, but not all companies are active and enthusiastic about investing in the purchase of science and technology assets.
Representatives of ministries, directorates, organizations and scientists discussed intermediaries, brokers, relationships, promotion of transactions and circulation of scientific and technological goods; develop a national science and technology infrastructure to integrate regional and international markets and institutions, mechanisms and policies on the development of science and technology markets; solutions to strengthen the role of the State in the orientation, regulation and effective support of the development of the science and technology market. —VNS