Sinovac was invited by China Science and Technology Exchange Center to attend the Third Open Innovations Forum and Exhibition in Moscow from October 14th to October 16th, 2014. Sinovac was one of the leading high-tech companies from Z-Park, the first National High-Tech Industrial Development Zone approved by Chinese government. In the morning of October 14th local time, Premier Li Keqiang attended the ceremony and visited the exhibition center with Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev. Premier Li Keqiang emphasized the importance of technological innovation, and expressed the willingness to conduct mutually beneficial and win-win innovative cooperation with other countries.
Sinovac displayed its proprietary pipeline candidate, EV71 vaccine against a sever disease called Hand Foot and Mouth Disease, or HFMD, on the exhibition. This vaccine is to be commercialized in China. During this event, Sinovac had extensive communications with other high-tech companies to understand the state-of-the-art technology from different industries. In addition, Sinovac also had in-depth discussions with its local partner for future collaborations.