Expo to present the development of smart cities
Smart City Expo Shanghai, an exhibition focused on innovation and solutions for the development of smart cities, will be held at the Shanghai New International Exhibition Center in Pudong New Area in October next year.
The exhibition will showcase new concepts, technologies and products for smart elderly care, infrastructure, urban management and services, new manufacturing industry, information services, smart transport, smart community, retail intelligent retail and intelligent medical treatment areas.
With an exhibition area of 20,000 square meters, it will feature around 300 domestic and foreign exhibitors.
Immersive and interactive experiences will be presented at the exhibition. Its exact duration and opening date have not yet been announced.
About 20 seminars and activities will be organized during the exhibition to promote the establishment of industrial standards in the construction of smart cities and the transformation of achievements.
Examples and smart city solutions from China will be collected and honored at the exhibition.
The exhibition, organized by the Shanghai Council for the Promotion of International Trade and the Fira de Barcelona, aims to discover and promote good examples of building smart cities in China, facilitate international trade and cooperation, to empower cities and collectivize urban innovation. It will also drive the digital transformation towards the goal of smart, efficient, safe and orderly cities with the coexistence of man and nature.
The event, co-organized by Shanghai New International Expo Center Co Ltd and Smart City Expo World Congress, will be held annually in Shanghai. Seventeen seminars on topics such as energy and the environment, new retail and transport took place on Thursday and Friday in preparation for the exhibition.