Science activity week to kick off in Tianhe Updated: May 20, 2022

To fully demonstrate the scientific and technological development achievements of Tianhe, this year's science and technology activity week will take place in the district from May 21 to 28.

A series of activities will be carried out, including an online high-tech business exhibition. A virtual figure will appear for the first time at the opening ceremony.


A poster for the 2022 Tianhe science and technology activity week. [Photo/WeChat account: gztzth]

In addition, an interpretation of the latest edition of the Law on Scientific and Technological Progress, which was officially implemented on Jan 1, will be made during the activity week, as well as the 14th Five-Year Plan (2021-25) of Guangzhou's Scientific and Technological Innovation.

Stories of how Tianhe impacted the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics, from smart transportation applications to temporary venue services, will be shared during the activity week.

Lectures on aerospace and astronomy will also be carried out to provide the public a close look at the culture, history, and theories behind spaceflights. Non-confidential laboratories, showrooms, as well as other places and facilities for popularizing science and technology in the district will be opened for the public free of charge on an open day during the week.