On October 29, 2017, organized by the Talent Office of Xiangyang Municipal Party Committee and Xiangyang Municipal Government Office in Shenzhen, the informal meeting with the theme of "Investments in and Talents back to Xiangyang City" (hereinafter referred to as the "Informal Meeting") was held in Wuzhou Guest House - Shenzhen.
On October 29, the first Informal Meeting initiated by Xiangyang Municipal Government was held in Shenzhen, bringing about nearly 50 high-level innovative and entrepreneurial talents born in Xiangyang. At the meeting, these talents talked with each other, summarizing a series of results. The standing member of Xiangyang Municipal Party Committee, Minister of the Organization Department and Leader of the Talent Working Group under Xiangyang Municipal Party Committee Cheng Jiagang attended the meeting to recommend the development environment and talent policies of Xiangyang City.
It is reported that, in order to deepen the mechanism reform on the talent development system, Xiangyang Municipal Party Committee and Xiangyang Municipal Government decide to implement a project of "Investments in and Talents back to Xiangyang City" by insisting the combination of investment introduction and talent recruitment, that is to try to introduce domestic and overseas high-level talents to Xiangyang to carry out innovation and entrepreneurship and encourage outer excellent talents born in Xiangyang to develop in their hometown, to practice a new way of "talent-leading innovation and innovation-driving development".
At the Informal Meeting, Xiangyang City Talent Recruitment Workstation and Xiangyang City Investment Introduction Contact Station are established by Xiangyang Municipal Government Office and Xiangyang Chamber of Commerce in Shenzhen upon entrustment. Chairman of the Chamber of Commerce Xia Hui, Executive chairman of the Chamber of Commerce Wang Xiaohui, President of Shenzhen NWY Co., Ltd. Peng Guoyuan and the founder of Shenzhen Bay Sci &Tech Qiu Daoyong express that they will, as qualified publicity ambassadors and talent introduction ambassadors, actively bring more entrepreneurship investments in their hometown, place more business achievements there for transformation, motivate more enterprises to invest and start business there and recommend more talents to develop there. Highly appreciating achievements made by outer talents born in Xiangyang, Cheng Jiagang hopes that these talents can make contribution to the development of Xiangyang City like a bridge or bond by striving together, sharing interests and enjoying the common fate with their hometown. By talking over with participants of the Informal Meeting, five excellent outer talents born in Xiangyang express that they would like to come back to their hometown and develop their business there with their own assets, projects and achievements, two returned overseas talents with high level intend to carry out innovation and entrepreneurship in Xiangyang City, and over ten talents born in Xiangyang plan to carry out on-the-spot investigation in their hometown in the near future. Projects involved in include industrial projects, such as high-end equipment manufacturing, new energy and new materials and electronic information, and carriers for mass entrepreneurship and innovation, such as the financial town and the technological innovation platform.