In contrast to the current focus on machine learning and AI, which have their own benefits, British scientist Peter Taylor said in a recent interview with Science and Technology Daily that, "Creativity is a crucial advantage that humans have over machines, which allows them to create something from nothing."
Science and technology have always played a vital role in shaping the world we live in, driving innovation and progress in all aspects. However, as these fields continue to advance at an exponential rate, there are questions about how laws can keep pace with the rapid changes and ensure that science and technology are used for the betterment of humanity.
"Science is international by its nature, and collaboration is necessary to advance scientific understanding," according to Professor Viktor Gouretski in a recent interview with Science and Technology Daily.
Dr. Oluwarotimi Williams Samuel is an associate professor at the Center for Neural Engineering at the Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology (SIAT), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS).
Aldo Tagliabue is an Italian scientist who has made significant contributions to the field of immunology and vaccine research. He has been employed at the Shenzhen Institute of Advanced Technology (SIAT) since 2021, having previously worked in Korea and collaborated with scientists from Fudan University before being formally invited to China.
Recently, Tianjin Municipal Science and Technology Bureau facilitated a "Foreign Expert's Book House" event to host reading and exchange activities for foreign experts in Tianjin, focusing on Xi Jinping: The Governance of China IV, which received their positive feedback. A selection of their views follow.
"China's big manufacturing industry provides the basic foundation for my business and [is helping to] make my dream come true," said Oguzhan Arslan, a 29-year-old Turkish entrepreneur who started his own business as an international trade agent in 2022, after graduating with a master's degree from Tianjin University (TJU).
"I find a very welcoming and warm academic environment in China and Nankai University (NKU), which is stimulating for conducting my studies," said Italian Professor Rocco Lacorte in a recent interview with Science and Technology Daily, adding that the ideal academic environment in China is conducive for him to carry out Marxism research.
Taicang, a small county-level city located in Suzhou, east China's Jiangsu province, is honored as "the hometown of German enterprises." Since 1993 when Kern Liebers was the first German company settled in Taicang, there are more than 480 German companies.
The GSI represents the Chinese answer to world problems and crises, a real call on all countries to "practice true multilateralism.