• Zhejiang Kean Institution of Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship

Wenzhou-Kean University, cooperating with the government, universities, research institutions, non-governmental organizations and other related organizations of New Jersey, founded Zhejiang-Kean Institution of Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship. The institution focuses on attracting overseas high-level talents and introducing science and technology programs into strategic emerging industries. These aim at making full use of North-American talent resources in science and technology; creating platforms for Sino-US talent introduction, business incubators, industrial and financial investments, entrepreneurs’ friendship building and talent resources; promoting Sino-US cooperation in science, technology, economics and trade; contributing to regional economic and social development. Additionally, the institution makes connections with economic and technological development zones, new and high technology industry development zones, industry clusters, university science parks and enterprises to provide services for transferring technical achievements. At the same time, it offers science and technology companies and high and new technology industries a range of supporting services, involving the science information and management counseling, personnel training, exchanges in science, technology, economy and trade, as well as services for financial investment.

  • Wenzhou Economic and Technological Development Zone (WETDZ) – Wenzhou-Kean University (WKU) Strategic Cooperation

In order to deepen the strategic industry-university-research (IUR) cooperation between the university and the local government, to promote the sharing of high-quality resources between the two sides, and to enhance regional innovation capabilities, the management committee of Wenzhou Economic and Technological Development Zone (WETDZ) and Wenzhou-Kean University (WKU) have developed an all-round cooperation in economy, trade, scientific research, innovation, entrepreneurship, personnel training, internship, employment and decision-making consultation. In scientific research cooperation, companies in the development zone are encouraged to cooperate with WKU to establish laboratories and R&D centers, and actively introduce high-tech talents and projects from American universities and research institutions to develop and implement innovation projects in science and technology.

The management committee will priorly provide these cooperated projects with district level financial support as well as support the declaration of R&D centers and technology projects of all levels and all kinds. In order to promote the development of innovation and entrepreneurship, the overseas entrepreneurship parks, business incubators, and maker spaces give priority to offering opportunities for WKU students to start up business. Students’ enterprises will also enjoy preferential policies for business incubators and other related areas. Up till now, ten Wenzhou-Kean University international talents fieldwork bases such as Penta-Chutian Laser (Wenzhou) Co.,Ltd have been established. Also, WKU — Makepower Electronic Joint Research Center and WKU – ERKN Biology Research & Development Lab have been established. Ten outstanding Entrepreneurs have been hired to work as business startup tutors in Wenzhou-Kean University Makerspace.

  • Wenzhou-Kean University (WKU) Maker Space (Sino-US Youth Maker Space Center)

In order to actively respond to the national strategy “mass entrepreneurship and innovation”, Wenzhou-Kean University (WKU) and Onehrt Group jointly create an international Maker Space with a focus on the innovation and entrepreneurship among university students. This Maker Space covers nearly 4000 square meters, which has diverse areas for office work, project presentation, Maker discussion, project exhibition and so on. Combined with the international advantages of WKU, Onehrt Group provides WKU students with an open, free and diverse entrepreneurship education and Maker service. 25 groups have entered this Maker Space since then. In 2017, the Maker Space successfully passed the city level evaluation.

  • WKU Autism Research Center

To meet the special needs of autistic children and the elders, we have developed offline products as well as online applications to help them receive high-quality education and leading a better life.