On the morning of November 28, the 2020 World Intelligent Manufacturing Conference concluded in Nanjing, China.The attendees of the Closing Ceremony of the Conference included a number of provincial and municipal leaders, such as Zhang Lefu, Deputy Secretary-General of Jiangsu Provincial People's Government, and Shen Jianrong, Deputy Mayor of Nanjing Municipal People's Government, as well as the responsible personnel of domestic well-known organizations, representatives of key enterprises, experts, and scholars.
From November 26 to 28, the latest technologies, top products, and forward-looking reports of intelligent manufacturing at home and abroad were unveiled in Nanjing, where the world's leading intelligent manufacturing enterprises, authoritative organizations, outstanding leaders, and experts at the forefront gathered.More than 320 important guests from home and abroad attended the Conference online and offline, including 24 Chinese and foreign academicians, more than 100 experts in the field of intelligent manufacturing, and over 200 representatives of leading enterprises.Within three days, the Conference organized several high-quality activities around the theme of "Intelligent Manufacturing Leads High Quality Development". More than 3,200 enterprises participated in the exhibition via the cloud, over 8 million people attended the exhibition online, and the Conference-linked news was read over 120 million times.
The Conference is not only a professional meeting for the collision of different ideas and wisdom, but also an international event of intelligent manufacturing in various forms like achievement publication, on-cloud exhibition, and industrial matchmaking. At the Closing Ceremony, 30 major intelligent manufacturing projects were signed on the spot with a total contract amount of RMB 53.63 billion in front of several provincial and municipal leaders.
Zhang Lefu delivered a closing speech. "The World Intelligent Manufacturing Conference has gradually evolved into an important platform for the international exchanges and cooperation, the release of industry trends, the matchmaking of technological products, the investment in industrial development, and the gathering of high-end talent of the global intelligent manufacturing industry," Zhang said, adding that " 'Jiangsu Intelligent Manufacturing' has increasingly become a highlight of the province."The whole province will adhere to Xi Jinping's thought of socialism with Chinese characteristics for the new era as the guidance, thoroughly study and implement General Secretary Xi's instructions during his inspection in Jiangsu and the spirit of the 5th Plenary Session of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC), earnestly shoulder the important task of the times and historical mission of "striving to be the example and demonstration and forging ahead in the forefront", scientifically grasp the new development stage, firmly implement the new development concept, and take active measures to build a new development pattern. Jiangsu Province will take intelligent manufacturing as the main development direction and cultivating and strengthening advanced manufacturing clusters as the main way to speed up the upgrading of industrial foundations and the modernization of industrial chains, and strive to promote the high-quality development of the manufacturing industry and prompt the industry to spearhead in the development of the province, in order to lay a solid foundation for realizing modernization in an all-round way in a new stage and building Jiangsu into a province with "a strong economy, prosperous lives of people, beautiful environments, and a high degree of social civilization".
At the Closing Ceremony, the Organizing Committee of the Conference presented a number of awards, including the Most Concerned Forum Award, the Best-Organized Forum, the Most Professionally Influential Forum, the first prize of the 5th Smart Manufacturing Contest, and the Excellent Organization Award, to commend the representatives who have won in the relevant competitions and the outstanding units and individuals who have prepared for the Conference.
Intelligent manufacturing is born for the times.As a gate to intelligent manufacturing technologies across the globe, the World Intelligent Manufacturing Conference will continue to focus on the technological frontier to contribute outstanding achievements and pool talented personnel, in the hope of creating a bright and sustainable future for the intelligent manufacturing industry.