The 2016 World Intelligent Manufacturing Conference (WIMS2016) was co-sponsored by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology and the People's Government of Jiangsu Province. It was successfully held in Nanjing from December 6th to December 8th, 2016.
With the theme of “Making manufacturing smarter” and featuring “Global Vision, China Strategy, and Jiangsu Exploration”, the conference has integrated activities such as summit forums, special forums, corporate exhibitions, and industrial matchmaking. Participants came from the government, the academia and industry; the event was highly recognized by the manufacturing sector.
During the conference, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology officially released the "13th Five-Year Plan for China's Intelligent Manufacturing" (2016-2020) for the first time in the country, clarifying the "two-step" development strategy for intelligent manufacturing in China by 2025 and put forward ten key tasks such as accelerating the development of intelligent manufacturing equipment and promote generic technology innovation. On the last day of the conference, the cooperation and development mechanism of the World Intelligent Manufacturing Conference was released, which has had a wide impact in the field of intelligent manufacturing.
The total number of participants in the conference was over 9,000, and the number of visitors to the exhibition exceeded 90,000. Among them, the number of people on December 7 alone was over 40,000. More than 300 journalists from 100 media outlets attended the conference, influencing 120 million people.
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
OFFICIAL WECHAT OF WIMS