Turing Award Winner Works in Jinhua
On May 27, 2007 Turing Award winner Professor Joseph Sifakis signed a contract with Zhejiang Doway advanced Technology Co., Ltd. in Jindong District, Jinhua.
Zhejiang Doway Advanced Technology Co., Ltd. is a high-tech, new-tech enterprise centering on high-voltage electricity and smart electronic control technology. Professor Sifakis is an academician of the Academy of Europe, the French Academy of Sciences, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and the National Academy of Engineering; the research director of the French National Scientific Research Center (CNRS); and the founder of Verimag Laboratory, a world-renowned research center. Doway has been looking for top international scientists to further its growth and development. After years of effort, it finally hired Professor Sifakis as its chief technology officer with a three-year contract.
Jindong District of Jinhua City is vigorously implementing the innovation-driven strategy to attract top talents with knowledge of cutting-edge technology, and strives to build platforms for their future development. (By Xu Xianfei, translated by Wei Han, edited by Kendra Fiddler)