2021 Technical and Scientific Forum on Traditional Chinese Medicine


Traditional Chinese medicine is an important health, cultural and economic resource in China. The unique advantages of traditional Chinese medicine in the fight against the outbreak of COVID-19, have further built the social consensus on the inheritance, innovation and development of traditional Chinese medicine, so that the society has new expectations for the development of it. Through the meetings, we hope to focus on the hot topics and key scientific issues of traditional Chinese medicine, and jointly explore how to grasp the strategic key points of modernization and internationalization, to achieve innovative, leaping, and symbolic development of traditional Chinese medicine. 2021 Technical and Scientific Forum on Traditional Chinese Medicine is planned to be held during the 3rd World Young Scientist Summit.


Name:2021 Technical and Scientific Forum on Traditional Chinese Medicine

Theme:Keeping to the right path and making innovations, to bring new life to traditional Chinese medicine, and promote the revitalization and development in the 14th Five-Year Plan

Organizational Structure        

Instructors:China Association for Science and Technology (CAST)
The People's Government of Zhejiang Province

Sponsors:Zhejiang Association for Science and Technology
Wenzhou Municipal People's Government
World Federation of Acupuncture-Moxibustion Societies

Host Organizations:Wenzhou Association for Science and Technology
China Association for Acupuncture and Moxibustion
Wenzhou Medical University
GeoTeck Co., Ltd.

Support Organizations:
Youth Committee, China Association for Acupuncture and Moxibustion
Professional Committee of biological and Medical Sciences, Chinese Association of Young Scientists And Technologists
Global Young Academy (GYA)
Guangxi Huahong Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd
Far Eastern Federal University
Sustainability and Innovation Foundations
University of Pavia
JOINTO Technology Co., Ltd

Date and venue




November 11, 2021

All Day

Arrival and Check-in

November 12, 2021


Arrival and Check-in

November 12, 2021


Opening Ceremony Roundtable

November 13, 2021

All Day

Academic reports


Offline: Wenzhou, Zhejiang, China
Online: Zoom

Proposed Topics        

01. Thematic Roundtable Forum
               It will focus on how to innovate and develop traditional Chinese medicine theories, how to improve the core competitiveness of traditional Chinese medicine-innovative methods and techniques for clinical efficacy evaluation, and what the key biological mechanisms of traditional non-drug therapies are, these three hot-spots which are key scientific issues in the field of traditional Chinese medicine. Also, it will explore how to systematically interpret the scientific connotation of traditional Chinese medicine in the context of contemporary science, to deeply explore its clinical value and scientific research ideas and methods that meet the characteristics of Chinese medicine, and to break down various barriers to put forward suggestions and plans to promote the modernization and international development of Chinese medicine. The forum is a round table meeting without rostrum, and 25-30 special guests will each have 5 minutes of speaking time and full time for discussion exchanging opinions after.

02. Academic reports
All academic reports focus on the frontier developments in the field of Chinese medicine at home and abroad, how to enhance the international influence of traditional Chinese medicine, and how to give full play to the advantages of interdisciplinary to help the development of Chinese medicine. We adopt a hybrid online and offline model, and invite authoritative experts in the field at home and abroad to conduct academic reports to expand new horizons and inspire new ideas for the inheritance and innovation of traditional Chinese medicine.

03. Schedules            

November 12, 2021 Afternoon


Address by Academician Zhang Boli


Address by Academician Wang Chen


RoundtableReporters will be selected through registration, summary, etc

November 13, 2021 Morning


Opening Ceremony of World Young Scientist Summit 2021


"Inheritance and technological innovation" Exhibitions

1.Pictures of intangible cultural heritage: traditional Chinese medicine acupuncture and moxibustion

2.Exhibition of major academic achievements

3.Exhibition on innovation of traditional Chinese medicine acupuncture and moxibustion (mainly related to the acupuncture companies)


"Acupuncture by Youth" On-site acupuncture by talents of CAST "Young Talents Support Project" and innovative talents

November 13, 2021 Afternoon


Topic: Development States of Chinese Medicine

Reporter: Academician Yao Xinsheng, Chinese Academy of Engineering


Topic: TBD

Reporter: Academician Guo Lei, Chinese Academy of Sciences


Topic: TBD

Reporter: Zhang Daning, Master of Chinese Medicine


Topic: Development States of Acupuncture and Moxibustion

Reporter: Chairman Liu Baoyan, China Association for Acupuncture and Moxibustion


Topic: Opportunities for the Development of Chinese Medicine in China and United States (Online)

Reporter: Tian Haihe, Vice Chairman of Board of Supervisors, World Federation of Acupuncture-Moxibustion Societies; Chairman of ATCMA


Topic: Basic Research on Acupuncture and Moxibustion (Online)

Speaker:Prof. Ma Qiufu, Harvard Medical School


Meeting Form        

The forum includes keynote lectures of the main venue, oral presentations of the branch venue and posters. Participants who are chosen to make oral presentations (15 minutes including Q&A time) shall send their PowerPoint presentations to the forum organizing committee three days before the conference.


               Please visit the website below before November 5, 2021, click the [registration] button, fill in and submit the participation information.                

               OR please scan the QR code below to register:



Website: http://wyss.org.cn/en/TCM2021/            

E-mail: TCM2021@wyss.org.cn