John Zhang serves as Secretary General of International Technology Transfer Network (ITTN) and Managing Director of China Association for International Science and Technology Cooperation. Mr. Zhang is founder and CEO of G.W. Innovation Technology Development Co., Ltd since 2006. He also launched and established MaTRineX Academy of International Innovation and Strategy and Pharmatable Academy of Food and Drug Innovation & Development in 2016 and serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors.
John Zhang began to serve as Secretary General of International Technology Transfer Network (ITTN) in 2013. Under his leadership, ITTN has set up an international co-innovation network and attracted nearly 150 prestigious figures from international technology transfer organizations, technology transfer offices, innovation agencies to join in the ITTN International Committee. It has built long-term relationships with over 400 international technology institutions in over 40 countries and by 2016 had 11 sub-centers around China, including Shanghai, Suzhou, Hong Kong, Shenzhen, Chongqing, Fuzhou, Chengdu, Zhengzhou, Luoyang and Xi’an.
ITTN is committed to international technology transfer and innovation cooperation and responsible for the bilateral and multilateral technological cooperation, including China-Italy Technology Transfer Center, China-Italy Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition, Sino-US University Technology Transfer Network and China-Korea Enterprise Cooperation Innovation Center. I
TTN annually organises, co-organises and supports over 200 international technology transfer events at home and abroad, in which more than 30,000 domestic and overseas professionals participate. It has contributed to the international technology transfer project matchmaking over 13,300 times.