The first “Financial Purchasing Innovation Lab” was established in China, and the first batch of research topics included the relevant direction of the blockchain.

According to Xinhua Finance News, on March 31, the Central University of Finance and Economics, Jingdong Enterprise Business, and the Financial Centralized Purchasing Network jointly launched the first “Financial Purchasing Innovation Lab” in conjunction with relevant financial institutions and institutions. On the same day, the laboratory announced the research directions of the first three projects initiated: the electronic ticket and financial management reform in the background of blockchain, the application and value analysis of artificial intelligence technology in the field of financial enterprise procurement, and data-driven B2B Design of omni-channel intelligent procurement pricing mechanism in supply chain.