GUANGZHOU, China, June 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ – On June 14, 2018, Press Conference of 2018 China Innovation and Entrepreneurship Fair (hereinafter referred to as CIEF) was held in Guangzhou successfully with attendees including Zhang Jianhua (Deputy Secretary General of the People’s Government of Guangzhou Municipality), Li Jiang (Deputy Counsel of Guangzhou Science Technology and Innovation Commission), Dai Xiaochun (member of Communist Party of China and Secretary General of Guangzhou Association for Science & Technology), Orient Zhu (Vice President of IDG China and representatives of Australian Consulate-General Guangzhou China and Consulate General of New Zealand in Guangzhou as well as media representatives. 2018 CIEF will be held in Guangzhou on June 22-24, 2018.

2018 CIEF will offer a display and exhibition area of over 21,000m2 and accommodate 20+ theme exhibition areas with 1000+ innovation projects to be displayed. Concurrently, more than 30 special events (including theme forum, roadshow contest and project matchmaking meeting, etc.) will be carried out and over 200 domestic and overseas guests in such areas as IAB (new generation technologies, artificial intelligence and biomedicine), NEM (new energy, new material), military-civilian integration and VR/AR, 20+ academicians and 100 guests from venture capital institutions will be expected to attend these activities.

Innovation and Entrepreneurship shines GuangzhouCIEF is an important practice of Guangzhou to highlight innovation drive, promote mass entrepreneurship and innovation, actively carry through the national development strategy and try its best to realize the goal of “taking the lead in China in four respects.” On the day of Press Conference, Zhang Jianhua, Deputy Secretary-General of People’s Government of Guangzhou Municipality introduced general information about 2018 CIEF and Innovation China• Guangzhou.

With the theme of “New momentum for innovation and entrepreneurship to lead new leap,” 2018 CIEF will always stick to continue to be market-oriented, use transaction display as the means, take implementation and achievements conversion as the goal, and feature all-round service, gather domestic and international technological achievements, and essential elements for innovation and entrepreneurship such as technology, capital, talent and information, thereby building an internationalized, specialized and marketized innovation & entrepreneurship platform. Nationwide Mass Entrepreneurship and Innovation Week organized by National Development and Reform Commission and China Association for Science and Technology holds the warm-up event “Innovation China” with local characteristics in different cities every year.

Since 2016, CIEF, as part of Innovation China, has become the landmark event of Innovation China • Guangzhou, and this year is no exception. The kickoff ceremony of CIEF and the kickoff ceremony of Innovation China • Guangzhou will be held simultaneously. Read more from markets.businessinsider.com…

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