On January 7, 2013, China Machinery Industry Federation relayed a document – a name list for the third batch of national public-service demonstration platforms for SMEs released by Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of the People's Republic of China. Science & Technology World Network Technology (Dalian) Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of China Network Media Inc. in Dalian, China, was on the list.
As one of the national public-service demonstration platforms for SMEs, Science & Technology World Network Technology (Dalian) Co., Ltd. focused on cooperation with Dalian Association of Machinery Industry and developed Dalian Equipment Manufacturing Industry Service Platform for SMEs on Science & Technology World website.
The establishment and operation of Dalian Equipment Manufacturing Industry Service Platform for SMEsadopt the model that “government is in charge of services; association is in charge of organization and implementation; enterprise is in charge of construction and operation; and public service combines withmarket operation”.
Dalian Equipment Manufacturing Industry Service Platform for SMEs has become an important carrier of national public-service demonstration platform for SMEs. It focuses on introducing nine major services.
1. Provide accurate information of equipment manufacturing industry in time.
In the columns of Science & Technology World website, which includes world's five continents’ sci-tech information, and China Machinery Leading Website, which caters to Chinese equipment manufacturing industry, the latest developments of equipment manufacturing industry in the world and China are updatedevery day. The purpose is to provide the most timely industry information for the majority of equipment manufacturers, providing useful and nichetargeting reference information partitioned by inland, outland, provinces and regions.
2. Provide comprehensive and accurate technology industry policies and regulations around the globe.
Both Science & Technology World website and China Machinery Leading Website have sci-tech policycolumns. The columns provide information about national development planning, industrial policies, major projects, laws and regulations, etc. Moreover, a full-time person of the service platform provides SMEswith customized advisory services, including policy, consulting, project application, technical support, investment promotion and capital attraction. State-level experts are invited to attend the association’s annual member meeting. Reasonable suggestions from the experts are welcomed by enterprises. These suggestions are beneficial for enterprises’ development and transformation.
3. Introduce equipment manufacturers and brand products to the world.
Science & Technology World website has become one of the world's most famous sci-tech websites. A special column in the website is set up to provide comprehensive member services for enterprise brands and product brands of 1479 equipment manufacturers in Dalian. The platform provides free exhibition booths for the independent innovation brands of SMEs.
e-Magazine Science & Technology World in Chinese, English and Japanese versions aims at a sub-sector under the technology industry, focuses on in-depth reporting, recommends outstanding representatives of the enterprises and introduces the development processes, major events and major products of enterprises.
Sci-Tech Stars provides sci-tech entrepreneurs with referral service, and establishes entrepreneurs’ personal brands, directly facing the world.
The special topics publicity column of Science & Technology World Website and China Machinery Leading Website provides a publicity platform for regions and enterprises’ key project, important activities and major events. With attractive pictures and readable contents, the column plays a significant role in showcasing the SMEs.
4. A variety of specialized services based on enterprises’ needs are provided to promote enterprises’ development.
In terms of human resource service, Science & Technology World website has a relatively independent and fully functional sci-tech talents communication platform. It provides sci-tech enterprises and talents with interactive platform, provides services to satisfy enterprises’ recruitment needs and talents’ job hunting needs. Dalian Machinery Industry Training Center is qualified to provide personnel training at all levels for equipment manufacturing enterprises. Every year all types of training courses at all levels for SMEs are basically free.
In terms of legal advisory services, Science & Technology World website and China Machinery Leading Website build a legal advisory online Q&A platform. Through cooperation with law firms, lawyers can answer enterprise-related legal questions online. The platform provides SMEs with offline legal advisory services, building a bridge between SMEs and law firms.
In terms of training services, the platform improves the skills of technicians from equipment manufacturing SMEs by taking technical advantages of large enterprises from the association. At the same time, professional trainings can help SMEs improve their ability to master cutting-edge core technology.
In terms of technical services, by virtue of the high-end technology developers in the company and mature website production mode, the service platform will help Dalian equipment manufacturing SMEs build their own official website, to promote enterprise’s brand image, release enterprise’s news and recommend enterprises’ products. The OA, an office systems developed by the company, is also suitable for SMEs. The system can help them build scientific enterprise management office system. SMEs can download it from the platform for free.
5. To provide enterprises with innovative project development and industrialization services.
Science & Technology World website and China Machinery Leading Website set up new project application consulting column, providing enterprise product innovation, industry upgrading and transformational development with free consulting services through the first review function and expert database of Dalian Equipment manufacturing technology innovation project application.
6. To help enterprises exhibit and sell products.
The product platform of Science & Technology World website and China Machinery Leading Website not only provides global distribution channels for Dalian equipment manufacturers’ products, but also builds a B2B trading platform for sci-tech products in form of innovative brands offering favorable and convenient integrated services to the marketing of SMEs’ products.
Network Exhibition Hall of Science & Technology World website will be showed in the form of three-dimensional image. The entirely new exhibition won’t be limited by time and space, and it will give enterprises and their products a more extensive, more comprehensive and a longer display.
7. Provide financial services to enterprises
Dalian Association of Machinery Industry has cooperated with China Minsheng Banking Corp. Ltd. to build Dalian equipment manufacturing city commercial cooperatives and meet SMEs’ needs for funds. China Financial Leasing Co., Ltd, China Construction Bank, Industrial Bank and other financial institutions are also invited to promote financing products.
8. Provide listing service
As a listed company in U.S. capital markets, Science & Technology World Website Media Group Co., Ltd. has an independent capital operation team, which can provide enterprise listing services to SMEs.
9. Promote communication and cooperation between enterprises
Blog and BBS of Science & Technology World website have independent section and column for SMEs. The SMEs have a stage to show themselves, and also have a platform to communicate with each other.
The SMEs can release information about themselves and their products on their own blogs as a window to communication and display.
SMEs can post a topic or reply questions on BBS of Science & Technology world website as acommunicate mode with other enterprises.
The platform will have a special section for enterprises to post their demands for talents, products and equipments in the form of BBS, through which SMEs can communicate with each other in an effective way. Problems can be solved quickly in the process of development.