On February 21st, the awarding of Shanghai Municipal Design Innovation Centers and Design Demonstration Leaders and Shanghai Design Capital Construction Briefing 2023 were held at the Expo Museum. Ruan Li, Vice President of Shanghai Municipal Commission of Economy and Informatization, attended the meeting and delivered a speech.
The meeting introduced the key work arrangements for the construction of Shanghai Design Capital in 2023 and the World Design Capital Conference 2023, and interpreted Shanghai Design 100+, the application of creative design projects of Shanghai Municipal Cultural and Creative Fund and the industrial talent policy.
Mr. Ruan pointed out that at the current stage, first, we must promote the transformation of scientific and technological achievements, drive the high-quality development of the industry with design, enhance the design innovation and system integration capabilities of key core links, focus on opening up the last mile of industrialization of scientific and technological achievements, and empower to create a "23645" modern industrial system. Second, we must promote the deepening of supply-side reform, light up the people's better life with design, make full use of design thinking, strengthen the high-quality supply of fashion consumer goods, and serve to build a new development pattern of double circulation and the construction of an international consumption center city. And third, we must adhere to brand guidance, build Shanghai’s city brand with design, fully integrate design into the city's industrial development, space environment, public service, people's life and city brand, continuously launch excellent design projects, and run the "World Design Capital Conference" well.
The meeting awarded licenses to 57 newly recognized Municipal Design Innovation Centers and 13 Municipal Design Demonstration Leaders in 2022, further consolidating the main force of Shanghai's design capital construction. At the meeting, Minhang District Economic Commission, Xinnuofei Lamps (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. and Shanghai Nuclear Engineering Research and Design Institute Co., Ltd. reported their work.