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NextEW: Smart City Forum & Mini Expo

More than half of the world’s population is now living in urban areas, and the proportion is expected to reach almost 69 percent by 2050 on a global level, placing city infrastructures under increasing pressure. Smart city technologies can make city management more effective and efficient, which is necessary given the projected rapid growth in urban populations over the next few decades. The adoption of ICT solutions and intelligent use of other modern technologies, can make the critical infrastructure components and services of a city — administration, education, healthcare, public safety, industrial park, transportation and utilities — more efficient and humanitarian for a sustainable development.

Currently, Europe and China are working together to build smart cities and their development will certainly have profound consequences on the outcomes of millions of people. In order to promote the construction of smart cities and contribute to sustainable development worldwide, we sincerely invite you to participate in the “Next EW: Smart City Forum & Mini Expo” jointly held by on May 27th. These events aim to foster Smart City cooperation and knowledge exchange between tech-based companies, industry park operators, and local governments in Europe and China for common development.

In the Smart City Forum & Mini Expo, you will have a chance to participate in online exhibitions and onsite demonstrations in the areas of Smart Infrastructure, Smart Transportation, Smart Industry Park and Smart Home, and directly interact with Chinese representatives focused on developing 5G base station on drone, autonomous driving vehicles, voice-controlled elevators, mass concurrent face recognition technology, etc. In addition, you will learn first-hand information about Beijing Free Trade Zone policies and a very exciting program – YingChina Cross-Border Business Acceleration Program. Please join us to know more about smart city technologies applied in China and cooperation opportunities for European entities in the “NextEW: Smart City Forum & Mini Expo” on May 27th!

Facilitator: ENRICH

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