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Event--2016 Dialogue between Chinese Private Enterprises and the Fortune Global 500


Smart Manufacturing: Pathfinding in Ningbo



I. Organizers:
Hosted by:
Investment Promotion Agency of Ministry of Commerce of the People’s
Republic of China (CIPA)
Ningbo Municipal People"s Government
Organized by: CIPA Smart Manufacturing Industrial International Cooperation Alliance (SMICA)
               Ningbo Municipal Commission of Commerce
               Ningbo Municipal Economic and Information Technology Committee

Executed by: Ningbo International Investment Promotion Bureau (NIIPB)

Co-organized by: gongkong®   Ningbo Intelligent Manufacturing Association

II. Date: 12-13 October, 2016

III. Venue: Shangri-La Hotel in Ningbo, Zhejiang Province

IV. Number of Attendees: Around 200

V. Participating Officials and Guests:
Officials from CIPA, Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of the People’s Republic of China(MIIT) and Ningbo Municipal People’s Government (Ningbo Municipal Government);

Representatives from foreign Embassies, Consulates and Investment Promotion Agencies;
Industrial experts at home and abroad and top consultancy representatives;
Representatives from smart manufacturing enterprises of the supplying side (system integration, smart apparatus, equipment, software and hardware, industrial internet and internet of things etc.) as well as the applying side (smart factory, products and service adopters);
Executives of enterprises in Ningbo;
Representatives from associations, chambers of commerce, and international organizations.

VI. Language: Chinese-English Simultaneous Interpretation

VII. Agenda
11 October 2016  Registration
12 October 2016 
Morning          Event Registration
Afternoon        Field trip to major industrial clusters and enterprises in Ningbo

11:30-12:30        Lunch buffet at Shangri-La Hotel
12:30-13:50        Move to Geely Auto Chunxiao Manufacturing Plant from hotel
        Escorts: Officials from NIIPB, Ningbo Economic & Technological
        Development Zone Investment Cooperation Bureau
13:50-14:50        Visit Geely Auto Plant
14:50-15:30        Move to Haitian Plastics Machinery
15:30-16:10        Visit Haitian Precision Machinery Plant
16:10-17:30        Return to Shangri-La Hotel

Parallel event
14:30-17:45        Leaders of Ningbo Municipal Government meeting with senior executives of MNCs

18:00-20:00        Welcome Banquet (Yongcheng No.1 Hall, Shangri-La )

13 October 2016 
Morning           Keynote Forum
09:00-09:30         Event Registration

Session One      Addresses
                           Host: Mr. ZHANG Yan, Deputy Secretary General of Ningbo Municipal Government
09:30-09:50          Host to introduce major government officials and distinguished guests
                           Address from Mr. LIU Dianxun, Director General of CIPA 
                           Address from Mr. WANG Jianhou, Vice Mayor of Ningbo Municipal Government

Session Two      Keynote Speeches
                           Host: Mr. ZHANG Yan, Deputy Secretary General of Ningbo Municipal Government
09:50-10:20          Policy Interpretation about “Made in China 2025” 
                           Speaker: FAN Huiwen
                                         Vice President of China Center for Information Industry
10:20-10:45          Status quo and practice sharing of German Industry 4.0  
                           Speaker: GU Jiandang
                                         Member of Phoenix Contact Group Executive Committee
                                         President of Phoenix Contact (China)
10:45-11:00          Industrial Internet for smart manufacturing 
                           Speaker: YANG Chen
                           Vice President, Microsoft Greater China
11:00-11:15          Status quo, planning, and policy of advanced manufacturing in Ningbo  
                           Speaker: SONG Dajun  
                           Deputy Director of Ningbo Municipal Economic and Information 
                           Technology Committee
Session Three    Panel Discussion
11:15-12:15        “Smart Manufacturing: Pathfinding in Ningbo”
                         Moderator: XU Jigang
                         Global Partner of Roland Berger 
                         Vice President of Roland Berger, Greater China
                         Vice President, Microsoft Greater China
                         YANG Chen
                         Vice President, Siemens (China),
                         WANG Weiguo
                         Head of Government Relations, Rockwell Automation, Asia-Pacific,  
                         Patrick Powers
                         Member of Board of Directors, Direct General Manager of Robot Business, 
                         Yaskawa Electric (China)
                         Seigo Nishikawa
                         Vice Chairman of Delta Greentech (China), Delta Group
                         YIN Xuanbo
                         Chairman and General Manager of Ningbo Zhongda Leader Intelligent Transmission Co.,Ltd. 
                         CEN Guojian
                         Chinese General Manager of Joyson Preh Industrial Automation & Robot
                         HUANG Haoyong
12:15                 Ending
12:30-13:30        Lunch and networking        
Afternoon          Smart Manufacturing Industrial Cooperation Conversazione
                         (Participation is strictly by invitation only)
                         Moderator: LI Xiaoyong, CEO of gongkong®
13:30-14:00        Registration
14:00-16:30        Conversazione between MNCs and local enterprises
                         (15 MNCs plus 15 Ningbo enterprises as speakers; more companies are welcome to attend for free networking)
Process             Senior executives of Ningbo enterprises introduce practice, raise questions
                         in the smart manufacturing field, and showcase the detailed future needs of smart upgrading;
                         Representatives from MNCs give brief introduction on their products and 
                         services applied in the relevant field. Combined with the field trip, the 
                         forum, and the actual needs of Ningbo enterprises, MNC representatives 
                         offer advice and suggestions in terms of Ningbo’s smart manufacturing 
16:30-17:30         Business networking and matchup
14 October 2016   Customized individual field trips and meetings for participating companies with further interests



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