South Medical University Science Park, established in 2008, is devoted to making full use of the technological achievements and talents of SMU, incubating small and medium-sized technology-based enterprises, organizing all kinds of technological innovation activities and catalyzing the industrialization of scientific and technological achievements.
In March 2009, South Medical University Science Park was designated as the Guangdong Province Science Park.
In May 2009, Guangzhou South Medical University Science Park Co., Ltd. was incorporated, exclusively invested by South Medical University. It is responsible for the management and operation of the science park.
The following five years witness a robust development of the science park. Nowadays, three branch parks have been established, namely, Guangzhou Branch Park, Dongguan Songshan Lake Branch Park and Zhuhai Branch Park, which have been successively designated as the “International Science and Technology Cooperation Base of Guangdong Province”, “International Science and Technology Cooperation Base of Ministry of Science and Technology of the PRC”, “Science-Technology Talent Base of Guangdong Province”, “Guangdong Science and Technology Incubator Base for Undergraduates Entrepreneurship”. Besides, one Guangdong Province Innovation Team and three innovation teams of South Wisdom Valley have also been introduced into the science park.