Application of Blockchain Technology in Manufacturing Forum was held at the Nanjing International Expo Center on Oct 13. Blockchain, as an emerging frontier science and technology, once again becomes the focus of the industry. it is reported that the development of blockchain industry in our city started later, but it maintains a strong momentum.
In the year to July, there were a total of 61 blockschain enterprises in Nanjing, and scope of business mainly includes blockchain technology research and development and service, etc., most of which were established in 2016 to 2018. Applications are concentrated in five areas, including blockchain + finance, blockchain + public service, blockchain+medical service, blockchain + enterprise service, and blockchain + network security.
Among them, blockchain + finance is in the forefront of development with high attention and large investment in Nanjing. Suning Financial Service Group, a subsidiary of Suning Corporation which participated in the 2018 World Intelligent Manufacturing Summit, is one of the representative enterprises. In September 2017, led by Suning Finance, relevant departments of Suning Bank launched the blockchain domestic letter of credit information transmission system. In February this year, Suning Finance launched the blockchain blacklist sharing platform system, which is also the first blacklisting sharing platform built based on blockchain technology in the domestic financial industry. In addition to Suning Finance, Nanjing's blockchain + financial applications include Jiangsu Rongze Information Technology co., LTD., Jiangsu Zhongxiang Jinlian technology co., LTD., Nanjing Daoyi Investment Consulting co., LTD., Nanjing Yigou Technology co., LTD., and Nanjing Xingying Technology Industry co., LTD.
In the blockchain + public service application field, in February 2017, Nanjing issued the Notice of ‘13th five-year’ Smart Nanjing Development Plan, clearly requiring the key cultivation of emerging industries such as blockchain. The most representative ones are ‘my Nanjing APP’ and Zijin Shuyun, which use blockchain to optimize the construction of urban intelligent portal. In the first half of this year, Nanjing has built a blockchain e-license sharing platform, which connects 49 government departments, including public security, civil affairs, homeland, real estate and human society department, covering the information of 250,000 enterprises and 8.3 million natural persons in the city.
In addition, universities in Nanjing also have some influential blockchain research teams. In April, the China Computer Federation established the blockchain professional committee, which has five members in Nanjing, including Nanjing University, Southeast University, Nanjing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Nanjing University of Information Engineering and other universities.
Experts pointed out that Nanjing has a good foundation in the development of blockchain industry, but there is still a significant gap compared with Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Hangzhou and other domestic developed cities in this field. Experts suggested that Nanjing should further promote the development of blockchain industry, integrate into the construction of innovative famous cities and strengthen the strategic top-level design; Highlight the industrial characteristics of Nanjing city, combine the "4+4+1" leading industrial development positioning, and focus on the block chain technology and application in Nanjing, concentrate on supply chain finance, trade circulation, intelligent manufacturing, and livelihood services, etc.; Create a good industrial ecology, foster and strengthen the main body of blockchain enterprises; Strengthen basic theoretical research and accelerate the cultivation of blockchain talents.
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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