The MIT Technology Review released the Innovators Under 35 list at the 2022 World Tech Youth Forum held in the Future Sci-Tech City in Hangzhou, capital of East China's Zhejiang province, on Nov 14.
Since 1999, the Innovators Under 35 list has been published by the MIT Technology Review from every year. These young scientists from around the world are expected to have a strong impact on the future with their scientific breakthroughs.
The innovators on this year's list focus on life sciences, energy environment, information technology, artificial intelligence, material sciences and quantum physics.
Several Zhejiang researchers, including Chen Zhijie, Liu Shuai and Xue Jingjing, made the list.
At the forum, Wang Jian, head of Yuhang district, said that Hangzhou is in more need of skilled workers than at any time in history, and is now more capable than ever of attracting them.