The three-day World Intelligent Manufacturing Summit (WIMS) 2018 came to a close in Nanjing on October 13. At the closing ceremony, the Initiative by the Executive Body of the World Intelligent Manufacturing Summit 2018 on Jointly Building a Support System for the Summit was released, 18 major projects on intelligent manufacturing were signed, and awards were given to the units that made extraordinary contributions in the preparation and the holding of the summit.
It’s the third year that Nanjing has held the summit which is a large-scale, international and high-level event in the global intelligent manufacturing. This summit was attended by nearly 200 distinguished guests from more than a dozen of countries and regions, 1,953 enterprises, and approximately 100,000 professional visitors. Dozens of sessions were held, where attendees focused on the theme of “Empowering the Future Through Intelligent Manufacturing” and shared ideas on the future of the intelligent manufacturing so that fruitful results were achieved.
Xu Honghai, the representative of the executive body of the WIMS and the initiator of the Initiative for the Innovative and Coordinated Development of Intelligent Manufacturing in the Yangtze River Delta Region, announced the Initiative by the Executive Body of the World Intelligent Manufacturing Summit 2018 on Jointly Building a Support System for the Summit on behalf of the world intelligent manufacturing cooperation and development mechanism. Relevant executive bodies of the summit and Chinese promoters of intelligent manufacturing reached a strategic consensus to work together to build a support system for holding the summit regularly and develop brand exhibitions for intelligent manufacturing so that the WIMS can go farther.
At the closing ceremony, 18 major projects were signed, of which 17 were settled in Nanjing. The projects include the research and development base for the new generation of intelligent energy storage system and the production base for high-end intelligent precision refrigeration equipment. The closing ceremony ended with a wonderful speech by Ken Segall, former Agency Creative Director for Apple and the author of the best-selling book Insanely Simple.
ORGANIZERS Jiangsu Economic and Information Technology Commission Foreign Affairs Office of Jiangsu Provincial People's Government Intelligent Manufacturing Alliance of CAST Member Societies Nanjing Municipal People's Government
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