Jointly endorsed and approved by the China Association for Science and Technology (CAST) and the People’s government of Chengdu, the first China Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition for Overseas Talents will be conducted from July to September in 2016. The purpose of the event is to attract overseas high-level talents and projects to set up new businesses with advanced technologies in Chengdu. Aiming at creating a service platform for the promotion of science and technology achievements, the organizers call for innovation and entrepreneurship projects to settle in Chengdu. The Organizing Committee cordially welcomes individual overseas professionals and professional bodies / project teams to join the competition and submit projects to the Secretariat in the following three major categories: 1)Advanced information technology 2)Biological medicine 3)High-end equipment manufacturing, new materials/new energy The winners will receive financial support from the Chengdu government, PE firms and venture capitals, and will be recommended to participate in the 2016 National Innovation and Entrepreneurship Week.