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Monday, October 21 2019 - 16:16
Refreshing the Ambition of Manufacturing with New Promise of Intelligent Technologies -- 2019 World Intelligent Manufacturing Conference was held in Nanjing on Oct 18
NANJING, China, Oct. 21, 2019 /Xinhua-AsiaNet/--

On Oct, 18, the 2019 World Intelligent Manufacturing Conference, co-hosted by 
Jiangsu Provincial People's Government, Ministry of Industry and Information 
Technology of the PRC, Chinese Academy of Engineering and China Association for 
Science and Technology, was held in Nanjing. Over 2,000 guests from different 
countries participated in the conference.

According to the Organizing Committee of 2019 World Intelligent Manufacturing 
Conference, this year's theme is "Refreshing the ambition of Manufacturing with 
new promise of intelligent technologies". At the beginning of this year, the 
"Intelligent +" has first appeared in the Report on the Work of the Government, 
and has become the great engine of driving traditional industries upgrading and 
development of intelligent industries. It has also become the platform of 
external communication and link of countries.

The 2019 World Intelligent Manufacturing Conference has many highlights, mainly 
featuring the following features:

The world's experts discussed on the same stage, and made authoritative release 
for the future. The conference paid more attention to the high-quality 
international resources, bringing together 349 important guests from 23 
countries, including 20 academicians at home and abroad, 124 experts in the 
field of intelligent manufacturing, 168 industry leaders, and nearly 10,000 
companies participating in the activity. Keynote speeches, special dialogues, 
mayor forums, inspiring speeches, Sino-German, Sino-British intelligent 
manufacturing special events and 10 theme sub-forums, 13 carnival events, with 
clear themes and rich content, were covering many industry frontier trends. For 
the first time, the special event of the BRICS National Forum was added to 
increase cooperation and exchanges with countries along the "Belt and Road". 
The Top 10 achievements of intelligent manufacturing in science and technology 
and other five major achievements, the two major list of authority issued, has 
formed a major brand and highlights of the conference.

The conference has grown in quality and focused on the latest results. This 
year's expo is more international, professional, effective and experiential. 
The exhibition area is 60,000 square meters, and it has expanded into 4 
exhibition halls (one more than last year). Nearly 300 world-class intelligent 
manufacturing companies and well-known domestic and foreign companies 
participated in the exhibition. The overall special installation rate is over 
90%, and the exhibits exceed 10,000. The physical exhibition rate reached 95%, 
the proportion of international enterprises reached 16%, and the number of 
enterprises outside the province exceeded 40%, all of which were the highest in 
recent years. 5G, industrial Internet, artificial intelligence and other new 
technologies, new formats, new models and scene application have become the 
highlights of this year's exhibition. The conference will also sign a series of 
key projects for smart manufacturing. The conference received widespread 
attention from domestic and foreign media. Up to now, the total amount of media 
coverage of the conference has exceeded 5,000, and the volume of transmission 
has increased by 26% over the same period of last year. After the information 
of the conference was pushed through the WeChat Moments, the attention 
continued to increase.

Source: The Organizing Committee of 2019 World Intelligent Manufacturing 

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   Caption: Audiences observe the intelligent machine


   Caption: The exhibition hall of 2019 World Intelligent Manufacturing 


   Caption: The main forum of 2019 World Intelligent Manufacturing Conference