• Aim of the Competition
  • Located in the strategic intersection of the Maritime Silk Road and the Yangtze River Economic Zone, Taicang is a pivotal gateway to Jiangsu’s opening to the outside world, and it was also the starting point of seven maritime expeditions to the Western Seas led by the famous Chinese navigator Zheng He. During the period of the 13th Five-Year Plan, in order to accelerate the implementation of innovation-driven development strategy and initiatively integrate into “the Belt and Road” construction, the Taicang Municipal Committee of the Communist Party of China and the Taicang People’s Government decide to hold the 3rd “Zheng He Cup” Sino-German Youth Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition so as to deepen Sino-German cooperation, promote supply-side structural reform as well as boosting economic transformation and upgrading of Taicang


    Let dreams fly from the starting point of Zheng He’s journey