GUANGZHOU, China, Dec. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- 2016 Canton Tower Science & Technology Conference -- Global Mobile Developers Conference & Internet Leaders Forum is supported by MIIT, Guangzhou Municipal Government and Guangdong Development and Reform Commission, organized by IDG, and jointly held by Guangzhou Science Technology and Innovation Commission. It will be opened in Guangzhou Four Seasons Hotel on December 8.
Developed from AndroidWorld Global Developers Conference, the Canton Tower Science & Technology Conference has developed into a world famous professional brand event in 2016. It was first held in Guangzhou this year and will boost the construction of Guangzhou as an innovative city with international influence, promote the aggregation of high-tech technical talents and transformation of economic structure in Guangzhou, and thus allow extensive use of various mobile application software and intelligent hardware in each field of national economy, and accerlerate integrated development in artificial intelligence era.
As introduced by Xu Zhou, Vice President of IDG Asia, this conference is mainly based on artificial intelligence, IT and mobile Internet platform, and themed "Science and Technology Interconnection Makes Life Wonderful". It focuses heavily on the prospective topics in each field of the intelligent technology industry, in order to promote the communication of cutting-edge technologies among domestic and overseas science and technology manufacturers, professionals, scientific research institutions and enterprise users, discussing business model, upgrading intelligent terminals and promoting mobile application of the science and technology industry chain, and providing more insiders with opportunities of exploring and searching joint development and win-win cooperation.
The conference will gather more than 100 cross-border academics in science and technology fields and innovative leaders. It focuses on smart frontier fields, including VR/AR, big data, artificial intelligence and mobile development, and conducts comprehensive in-depth research and discussion about hot topics. The conference will have 13 professional forums and events, over 70 speeches and reports and more than 100 eye-attracting scientific results from home and abroad, and attracts the strong for future capital investments.
Big shots from science field gathering in Guangzhou
The conference will gather many industrial companies and thousands of entrepreneurs, including Hugo Shong, IDG global executive vice president, and IDG Capital founding partner; Yan Yan, chief partner/CEO of SAIF/Softbank Asia Infrastructure Fund; Duncan Logan, founder and CEO of Rocket Space; Hans Uhlig, co-founder and CTO of CryWorks; Neil Arora, senior vice president of Hongtai Silicon Valley; Allen Yang, director of AR/VR Laboratory, Berkeley University; Chew Kan Chua, assistant vice president of IDC; Gene Cheung, assistant professor of National Information Research of Japan; Huang Jiangji, founding partner and vice president of Xiaomi; Shen Jin, global vice president of Qualcomm Group, general manager of Investment Department of Qualcomm; Ren Tianyang, editor in chief of the Southern Metropolis Daily.
Keynote speech of each forum will be delivered by respected leaders in the industry to discuss the most important topics. It will be the highlight that cannot be missed in this annual high-tech event. It will provide the audience with extremely prospective and valuable analysis on industry technology trends, innovative orientation and industry chain investment opportunities. They will have a full understanding of global industrial pattern, frontier high-tech and market trends.
Other activities will be held during the conference, beside the forums. On the afternoon of December 8, 2016, the "private meeting of Guangzhou Internet + think tank" will be held on Floor 104, Canton Tower, when more than 20 industrial leaders will be awarded as "senior economic consultants of Guangzhou Municipal Government" and "senior consultants of internet industry of Guangzhou Municipal Government" by Guangzhou Municipal Government.
In addition, from the afternoon of December 8, 2016, to December 9, 2016, overseas and domestic entrepreneurial innovation, intelligent hardware, VR/AR, IT and other enterprises will gather in the hall of the first floor of Guangzhou Four Seasons Hotel, to show new technology, products and services in the fields of cutting-edge technology such as internet of things, big data, industrial internet, 3D printing, high-end equipment, VR/AR, artificial intelligence and UAV. The evening of December 8, "Canton Tower The Best" awards banquet will be held, the climax in this event, will show the best science and technology, products and enterprises, and summarize the most memorable highlights in the high-tech industry of China over the last year. The afternoon of December 9, a series of activities such as UAV flight and intelligent sports, as well as life Carnival will be held in Flower City Square and HaiXinSha Asian Games Park, to practice what will be discussed at the conference.
In the interview, Zhu Dongfang, Vice President of IDG China, expressed that Guangzhou, the leading national self-dependent innovation demonstration area in Pearl River Delta area, is becoming an innovative highland with international influence. On the map of Guangzhou, you will see an urban technology corridor from the north to the south: Guangzhou High-tech Area, Zhongxin Knowledge City, Science City; Pazhou Internet Innovation agglomeration area goes through the Pearl River, and links Bio-island, University Town and International Innovation City, with Nansha Island at the north. Innovation resources, talents and intelligence flow rapidly here. While the grand opening of this event in Guangzhou, we are now at the occasion and opportune moment, so we shall strengthen basic advantages, seize development opportunities, to make joint efforts to scale new heights of technological development in Guangzhou.
In the unprecedented grand industrial event that contains various high-tech technology and highlights, thousands of overseas and domestic science and technology manufacturers, industrial scholars, scientific research institutions and enterprise users will show the unique charm of high-tech industry with their wisdom and thoughts. The future is coming, and a seat is reserved for you. Are you ready?
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