The reporter learned from the Sino-Singapore Tianjin Eco-city (the eco-city for short) news conference held on June 26 that the eco-city will release the implementation of The Sino-Singapore Tianjin Eco-city Technology Innovation Promotion Measures, namely the New Four Articles of the eco-city science and technology innovation. The New Four Articles is an upgraded version of The Interim Measures for The Promotion of Science and Technology Innovation of Sino-Singapore Tianjin Eco-city promulgated and implemented in October 2016.The promotion policy has been upgraded at four stages including the stage of technology research and development, technology incubation stage, technology transformation stage and technology industrialization stage.The new deal radiation scope has achieved full coverage of the eco-city technology development stage, full coverage of technology service objects, and full coverage of technology companies.
Technology development stage:
R&D equipment investment can enjoy 20% subsidy.
According to reports, the science and technology enterprises that have actually settled in the eco-city for less than one year use non-financial funds to purchase R&D equipment. The eco-city will subsidize 20% of the actual investment of the enterprise, and the subsidy amount will not exceed 5 million yuan. In addition, for the new research institutes, large-scale scientific research platforms and public technology service platforms that are stationed in the eco-city, the eco-city will provide appropriate subsidies according to the completion of the institutions, platform qualifications and comprehensive indicators. For enterprises that receive subsidies for technology innovation coupons in Tianjin or Tianjin Binhai New Area (TBNA for short), the eco-City will also provide matching subsidies in a ratio of 1:1.
Technology incubation stage:
Innovative Star is awarded a maximum of 500,000 yuan.
The eco-city actively promotes the rapid growth of various types of innovation carriers and technological innovation enterprises. In the technology incubation stage, the eco-city will provide nourishment for the growth of technology enterprises through Innovation Star awards, technology enterprise awards, housing rent subsidies for employees in the incubator, office rent subsidies for graduated enterprisesand subsidies for entrepreneurial activities. For example, the Eco-city Innovation Star selected in the form of theentrepreneurship competition each year can be awarded a reward of up to 500,000 yuan; the national-level technology-based SMEs that are identified for the first time and actually work in the eco-city area are given no more than 50,000 yuan of start-up funding; for the incubator and graduated enterprises in the eco-city innovation carrier, as long as they are actually working in the eco-city, they can obtain corresponding employee housing rent subsidies and office rent subsidies according to the policy. In addition, in order to encourage innovative carriers and technology companies to hold entrepreneurial competitions, entrepreneurship forums and other activities, the eco-city will give the organizers no more than 200,000 yuan per year.
Technology conversion stage:
The company can receive up to 2 million yuan for funding.
According to the New Four Articles of the eco-city science and technology innovation, science and technology innovation enterprises in the stage of transformation of achievements can enjoy support policies such as subsidies for science and technology projects, awards for high-tech enterprises, subsidies for transformation of achievementsand intellectual property awards. In order to encourage science and technology enterprises to improve their independent innovation capability and improve the conversion rate of scientific and technological achievements, the eco-city will evaluate the eligible Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei collaborative innovation project, Sino-Singapore cooperation projectand eco-city independent innovation project. The eco-city will givefundsof no more than 2 million yuan according to the evaluation results. The assessment includes indicators such as scientific research strength, core technology competitiveness, and market prospects.In addition, enterprises or technology transfer institutions that have obtained subsidies for the Tianjin science and technology achievements transformation transaction project can also receive subsidies of no more than 1 million yuan per year. In addition to being able to enjoy the patent support policies of the country, Tianjin municipality and the TBNA, the eco-city will also be given a certain amount of intellectual property awards.
Technology industrialization stage:
Enterprise upgrade has the opportunity to receive 5 million yuan subsidy.
The eco-city launched the Industrial Upgrade Subsidy and Gradient Cultivation Award for the first time. Specifically, if an enterprise actually enters the eco-city for more than three years and has entered the stage of industrial upgrading and technological transformation, it will have the opportunity to obtain industrial upgrading subsidies within 5 million yuan. For the first time, an enterprise has been identified as a Tianjin Eagle Enterprise or a Gazelle Enterprisecan also receive a one-time subsidy of 200,000 yuan and 500,000 yuan respectively. The science and technology innovation enterprise will use the loan for its own development, and the eco-city will also give a discount of three years and no more than one million yuan per year.
Currently, the eco-city has built a technological innovation carrier represented by Think Big National Incubator, Enlighten Star Incubator, and Beihang Star Maker Space Incubator. It has 539 scientific and technological enterprises in Tianjin, 20 scientific and technological enterprises with a scale of over 100 million yuan in Tianjin, 68 high-tech enterprises in Tianjin, 72 national small and medium-sized enterprisesand 61 national high-tech enterprises. The relevant person in charge of the Eco-city Science and Technology Bureau introduced that the New Four Articles will attract more scientific and technological innovation projects and enterprises to settle in the eco-city, enhance the independent innovation capability of enterprises, promote the upgrading and development of small and medium-sized enterprises of science and technology, and help the ecological city to build a modern coastal city with prosperous and wisdom.