On the afternoon of April 19, Qu Futian, Secretary of the CPC Taizhou Municipal Committee, convoked a joint conference of the CPC Taizhou Municipal Committee and the Taizhou Municipal People's Government, where he reported current work and carried out a special seminar centering on innovation. At the conference, it was emphasized to insist on innovation, fully implement requirements and strategic deployments of the CPC Jiangsu Provincial Committees and the Jiangsu Provincial People's Government and ensure the completion of "Half Time, Half Mission". Shi Lijun, Deputy Secretary of the CPC Taizhou Municipal Committee and Mayor of Taizhou, took part in the meeting and made a speech.
At the meeting it was indicated that creativity had been the primary mission of promoting various work. Each region and department should stick to the innovation-driven strategy, put creativity into each work, every area, and every link, firmly seize the innovation, give full play to enterprises' dominant role of innovation, promote construction of technical research carriers, speed up breakthrough of core technology, gather innovation resources such as human capital and so on, strengthen the protection of intellectual property rights, optimize innovation environment, well develop industries, construct a beautiful city, provide better service, and let more and more innovative talents find their position.