On February 12, 2011, China Architecture Design & Research Group (CAG) was granted the Outstanding Team Award for Implementation of National Science and Technology Programs in the 11th Five-Year Plan period by the Ministry of Science and Technology by virtue of its contributions in the performance and management of national science and technology programs in the 11th Five-Year Plan period.
During the 11th Five-Year Plan period, CAG undertook 38 national-level research projects, including four national-level key special science & technology projects, three projects under the national “863” Program, 28 projects under the National Key Technology R&D Program in the 11th Five-Year Plan period and one project for International S&T Cooperation Program of China, one project for China Spark Program and one project supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China, as well as 18 research projects supported by the Ministry of Science and Technology. The research contents cover five major priority themes, namely urban regional planning and dynamic monitoring in the field of urbanization and urban development, improvement of urban functions and economic utilization of urban space, building energy conservation and green building, quality assurance for urban ecological living environment, and city information platform.
As a large stated-owned scientific and technology enterprise, CAG has undertaken a large number of science & technology programs in the professional fields and has actively devoted to the earlier-stage researches and operational management of national science & technology programs. CAG has mainly accomplished many achievements in the 11th Five-Year Plan period: it contributes to the establishment of the research field of urbanization and urban development, takes charge of researches for science & technology programs in the field of urbanization and urban development, leads and participates in the earlier-stage researches and establishment for many important and key projects, and takes part in the management of relevant science & technology programs under the direct leadership of ministries and commissions concerned, thus making significant contributions to the development of science and technology in the field of urbanization and urban development.
CAG has scored a large number of achievements which exerts far-reaching influences on the scientific and technological innovations in China, the architectural design industry and at CAG by implementing national science & technology programs in the 11th Five-Year Plan period, and some achievements realize good application results, thus promoting the advancement of key technologies in the field of urbanization and urban and rural development.