Beijing Technology Exchange Training Center (BTETC), established in February 1988, is a company directly under Beijing Municipal State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission.
In 1986, thanks to the support of the Leading Group of Major Technology and Equipment of the State Council and the Coordination Committee of China Machinery, Electric and Electronics Industries and Siemens AG, Germany, Beijing Municipality and Siemens signed an Agreement on establishing a High-tech vocational training center which is one of the 150 major technical projects introduced by China from foreign countries in the 1980’s.
In 1987, BITCC was authorized by Beijing Municipal People’s Government to be Contracting Party to the cooperation with foreign companies. In February 1988, the “Contract of Cooperation for the Establishment of Beijing Technology Exchange Training Center (BTETC)” was formally signed. On May 30th, 1991, BITCC/BTETC started its business.
BITCC, as the “Window of international technical exchange and cooperation, the Bridge for assimilating foreign investment and developing the cooperation, and the Base of training qualified personnel for the new century”, is playing an increasingly important role in the progress of “Reform and Opening to the outside world” and “economic development” of Beijing.
Since 1998, BITCC, taking the market as the guidance and the economic benefit as the center, has adjusted the structure of business. After more than ten years of development, BITCC has gradually brought about an industrial pattern with international cooperation as the practical approach, modern services as the path for business development, and the development of five major business patterns in High-end Property Management Services, International Trade, Automobile Business, Training, and R&D and Manufacturing of Electronic Products.
Presently, BITCC has been developing to a modern service group with high-tech, high-service quality, high-economic efficiency, and international management standard.
The First Stage: Task-oriented
In the early years of China’s reform and opening-up, BITCC, standing in the forefront of the time, became a wonderful landscape to reform representative of Capital of its time, featuring by the full cooperation with Siemens on modern industrial-tech training. Under the care of the leaders at all levels, the first leading generation of BITCC with Mr. Yin Zhonghua as the core leader, then vice-director of Beijing Economic Committee, started the new era for BITCC in the wild land called Wei Zi Keng under the dauntless revolutionary spirit. Up to till now, this spirit of no minding of fame and gain, hard working and solidarity, has still been the core enterprise spirit of BITCC.
In 1988, the thought of Science and technology are primary productive forces put forward by Deng Xiaoping, made it the mainstream of the reform and opening up at that times that introducing international new high technology.