"Unmanned" series of technology, AI bus, face recognition, design simulation, robot competition...The 4th China (Guangdong) International Internet Plus Exposition (hereinafter referred as Internet Plus Expo) is to be held at Tanzhou International Convention and Exhibition Center from October 24 to 27, 2018. Yesterday morning (Oct. 10), the press conference of this expo was held to unveil the highlights.
About 700 famous exhibitors gather to raise a digital wave
Themed with “Digital Life, Business & Production”, the expo is powered by CEBIT, a global top-notch grand meeting of digital economy. It has successfully introduced two key topics: d!Conomy and d!Tec. It will set up six sectors, including “Internet Plus” Frontier Technology, Digital Business, Digital Life, Innovation & Entrepreneurship, Intelligent Manufacturing and Robot.
Covering a total display area of 50,000 square meters, the expo has attracted nearly 700 domestic and foreign well-known exhibitors such as German CEBIT Pavilion, British Pavilion, AHK German Chamber of Commerce, TÜV, Sino-German City Alliance, Baidu, Huawei, JD.com X, Midea, HS Robot, Jaten Robot, LS Robot, etc.
Latest technology home and abroad bring you to the future
On the press conference, Liu Guoliang, Managing Director of Hannover Milano Fairs (China) Co Ltd introduced the highlights of the Internet Plus Expo this year. He thought that the expo was a platform. On one hand, foreign exhibitors could come to Foshan and better understand local market so as to drive the settlement of projects; on the other hand, prestigious experts and scholars gathering in Foshan could help local enterprises broaden their minds, which is good for opening overseas market and boosting local economy.
Liu Guoliang, Managing Director of Hannover Milano Fairs (China) Co Ltd is introducing the highlights of the expo.
During the expo, JD.com X will show the “unmanned” series of technology such as unmanned aerial vehicle, unmanned car, unmanned warehouse and unmanned supermarket, which provides an opportunity for audience to experience the intelligent future of “boundless retail” and the development of the third logistics technology reform. Baidu AI United Pavilion will exhibit DuerOS AI Operating System, Baidu VR Intelligent Class, Baidu AI Open Platform and Baidu AI Bus. In the intelligent logistics section, Honeywell and other 14 brand enterprises will exhibit high-quality products......And China’s top three communication operators will show the latest achievements of digital technology application, and exchange with international famous giants around new products and technology of Internet, big data and AI so as to promote the transformation and upgrading of traditional industry.
Internet Plus Expo is not only well approved at home, but also gains the attention of foreign exhibitors and governments. Liu Guoliang mentioned that one of the highlights of this expo is internationalization, “Last year we only had four to five months for preparation. This year we make efforts in advance and introduce famous international pavilions, bring the latest world technology to Foshan.” This year, the expo firstly gained the official support of German Ministry of Economy and became one of the hundreds of exhibitions worldwide supported by German Ministry of Economy.
Ten German CEBIT exhibitors will appear at the expo and bring latest product solutions and innovative ideas concerning intelligent urban operation, blockchain, big data processing, online video language transformation and so on.
Led by Prince Michael Kent, eight enterprises of the British Pavilion will show high-end technology covering face recognition, design simulation, intelligent building, health tracking and smart city, staging an intelligent future world.
The Internet Plus Expo last year was full of people.
“Super Brains” gather in Foshan, various activities held in sync
Besides Internet Plus Expo, there are also a series of splendid activities held simultaneously. One day before the opening ceremony, German Electrical and Electronic Manufacturers' Association (ZVEI) will held Sino-German (Foshan) Intelligent Manufacturing Cooperation Convention. 50 international CEO in this industry will discuss the latest hot topics and future development trend, bringing a brainstorm of “Intelligent Manufacturing in China Plan 2025” benchmarking “German industry 4.0”.
More than 20 themed forums and conventions will be held during the expo period, including Internet Plus Intelligent Manufacturing in China Summit Forum, China Digital Factory Application and Development Conference, 2018 China UAV Industry Development Summit Forum, the 20th China Robot and AI Competition, the first China AI+ Innovation and Entrepreneurship Summit, etc. China Robot and AI Competition has been held as a concurrent event with Internet Plus Expo for three consecutive years, which will once again raise the innovation heat in robot and AI area.
President of ZVEI Michael Ziesemer, Vice President of BMW China Technology Planning Hermann Stoegmeier and other industry masters, experts and scholars will gather in Sino-German Intelligent Manufacturing Cooperation Convention to jointly discuss the future of intelligent manufacturing.
Oct. 24 to 26 are only open to professional audience while Oct. 27 is open to the public. Audience can pre-register on this website: http://www.internetplus-expo.com/Pa/?CID=28.