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Intelligent China: Case Studies and Practice from the City of Tianjin

DATE : 14 November 2019
LOCATION : Urban Innovation Centre, 1 Sekforde Street, London, EC1R 0BE
START TIME : 8:00 am END TIME : 9:30 am

Whether it is cashless payment systems, commercial drones, clean energy or high-speed rail: the impact of Chinese technology is being felt around the world. Tianjin is a coastal megacity home to 16 million people, and a hub for the “intelligent” technologies that are turning China into a global innovation leader.

This November a delegation from Tianjin, is travelling to the UK to attend Connected Places Catapult’s CityX Conference, and running an event “Intelligent China: Case Studies and Practice from the City of Tianjin” to showcase their innovation landscape. Tianjin invites interested UK businesses, government officials and academics to learn more about Chinese innovation and opportunities to engage through their World Intelligence Congress taking place in May 2020: one of the most high profile international conferences in China. The event will include talks from President Yin Jihui of Tianjin Industry and Information Bureau and specialists from Tianjin Smart Cities Research Institute. Places are strictly limited so please register via the link to confirm your ticket and avoid disappointment!

Ticket price

Free! (via RSVP)
Spaces are limited so businesses that RSVP are expected to make a firm commitment to attend.

 Location

Urban Innovation Centre, 1 Sekforde Street, London, EC1R 0BE

Time

0800-0930, Thu 14 November 2019 

Agenda

0800-0830: Buffet breakfast and mingling

0830-0930:

  • Introduction to Smart Cities in China and Tianjin
  • Introduction to World Intelligence Congress

0930: Event Closes