The theme of this session is "Financial Support for Science and Technology Innovation". The new round of scientific and technological revolution and industrial change is developing deeply, and scientific and technological innovation is a key factor for high-quality economic development, while financial support for scientific and technological innovation is a historical necessity for economic development. Financial support for science and technology innovation is the key grip to strengthen the real economy of financial services. As an important hub to promote the high-level circulation of science and technology, capital and the real economy, the capital market can provide a full range of investment and financing services for different types and different life cycle of science and technology-based enterprises, which is crucial to boosting high-quality economic development, promoting the integration of science and technology and capital, and sound institutional mechanisms for the rapid formation and effective circulation of innovation capital.
The 2nd Conference on FinTech, Innovation and Development (CFID) is co-organized by the International Business School of Zhejiang University, the School of Management of Zhejiang University and the School of Business and Management of Shanghai International Studies University to promote research on capital market and financial innovation development in China and around the world. CFID provides a high quality platform for scholars and practitioners in the field of fintech and innovation and entrepreneurship in China and around the world to share cutting-edge research results and industry applications.