Conference & Event
China Hi-Tech Forum 2017

16-18 November, 2017  

Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Centre, China   

Host: China Hi-Tech Fair Organizing Committee   

Organizers:Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Centre  

                   Beijing Finance and Consulting Co. Ltd  

About the Forum 

First held in 1999, China Hi-Tech Fair (CHTF) is an annual hi-tech event approved by the State Council of China, and jointly hosted by eight premier ministries of China and the Shenzhen Municipal Government. The CHTF showcases the latest trend in the Hi-tech industry, mainly in the fields of IT, new energy, new material, energy saving & green technology, biotech, advanced manufacturing, etc. Now it is reputed as “China’s No. 1 Science and Technology Show”, which creates a platform for valuable exchange of information and experience on science, technology, and economic development. CHTF also plays an important role in promoting commercialization, industrialization and internationalization of high-tech achievements, and building up a bridge to encourage exchanges and cooperation between countries and regions. Last year the CHTF 2016 achieved a great success with a total exhibition area of 150,000, 3533 exhibitors and 23,334 projects from 37 countries, and more than 589,000 visitors from 97 countries. 

Being part of CHTF, the China High-Tech Forum has won extraordinary reputation by its high-profile speakers as China’s most inspiring platform for dialogue and information exchange across the world in the economic and high-tech domains. Since 1999, a great variety of celebrities have taken the lectern at this global stages, talking strategies and visions with the audience, including 14 Nobel Prize winners, more than 100 ministerial government officials, as well as more than 400 transnational corporation presidents, scientists, economists, and entrepreneurs worldwide.  

Review of Forum 2016 

   

The China Hi-Tech Forum 2016 was a record-breaking year. Maintaining the “high-level, high-quality and authoritative” standard, more than 30 speakers took the lectern during the three days of China Hi-Tech Forum, talking about strategies and visions with their audiences. The renowned keynote speakers included Nobel Prize Laureate in Economic Sciences 2010 Christopher Pissarides, Nobel Prize Laureate in Physics 1984 Carlo Rubbia, Academician of Chinese Academy of Sciences & Chinese Academy of Engineering Lu Yongxiang, President of the Nuremberg Chamber of Commerce and Industry Dirk von VopeliusExecutive officers from prestigious transnational corporations such as Qualcomm, Microsoft, Lenovo, Bosch, Midea, China Merchants Group; as well as high-ranking officers from Bahrain, Lithuania, Kenya, Belgium and the United Nations. 

With the lead theme: Innovation-driven, Quqlity-oriented, China Hi-Tech Forum 2016 was scheduled into: Opening Forum, The 13th Five-Year Plan & Supply-Side Reform Forum, China Innovation Forum, Quality Revolution Forum, Mass Entrepreneurship & Innovation and Financial Technology Summit, and Corporate Events. In the series of keynotes and forums, the guest speakers discussed the hottest topics and the trends shaping the industries. 

  The three-day forums attracted over 3000 attendees globally from relevant industries, participating in the discussion amongst the world’s business leaders and pioneering thinkers of the science and economic industries. 

  Tentative Agenda of China Hi-Tech Forum 2017  

  (Last update: October 15, 2017)  

  ♦Time: November 16-18, 2017  

  ♦Venue: 5F, Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Centre  

  ♦Schedule:  

Time 

Events 

Venue 

10:30-12:00, 

November 16 

Opening Forum 

Bougainvillea Hall 

13:30-17:30, 

November 16 

Innovation Upgrade for Supply Quality Forum 

Bougainvillea Hall 

9:30-12:00, 

November 17 

Innovation & Future Technology I 

Bougainvillea Hall 

9:30-12:00, 

November 17 

Future Technology Summit: Innovation, Intelligent Manufacturing and Fintech 

Rose 3 Hall 

13:30-17:30, 

November 17 

Innovation & Future Technology II 

Bougainvillea Hall 

9:30-12:00, 

November 18 

Technology Transforming Our Lives I 

Bougainvillea Hall 

13:30-17:30, 

November 18 

Technology Transforming Our Lives II 

Bougainvillea Hall 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Topics and speakers: 

November 16, 10:30-12:00  Bougainvillea Hall 

Opening Forum 

Formkeynote speech  (Chinese/English simultaneous interpreting) 

Topics 

      Prospects for international scientific and technological cooperation  

      How China's scientific and technological innovation influences the global development 

Speakers: 

ž   Sergio Guillermo Casas, Governor of La Rioja Province, Argentina  

ž   Lina Sabaitienė, Vice-Minister of Economy of the Republic of Lithuania  

ž   Pekka Soini, Director General, CEO of Tekes, Finland  

ž   Xu Yangsheng, Academician of Chinese Academy of Engineering, President of The Chinese University of Hong Kong (Shenzhen) 

ž   Andrew Chi-Chih Yao, Winner of the 2000 A.M. Turing Award, Fellow of US National Academy of Sciences, Fellow of Chinese Academy of Sciences  

ž   Konstantin Novoselov, Nobel Prize Laureate in Physics 2010 

November 16, 13:30-17:30 Bougainvillea Hall 

Innovation Upgrade for Supply Quality Forum 

Formkeynote speech  (Chinese/English simultaneous interpreting) 

Topics: 

      How to build up power with innovation for supply side 

      Gathering global innovation strengths to enhance supply competitiveness 

      Capital and innovation 

ModeratorXing Zaozhong, Secretary of the CPC and President, Financial News 

Speakers: 

ž   Ling Wen, General Manager of Shenhua Group; Academician of Chinese Academy of Engineering 

ž   Clas Neumann, Senior Vice President, Head of Global SAP Labs Network, Head of Fast Growth Market Strategy Group, SAP 

ž   Yang Jun, Deputy General Manager And Member Of The Party Committee, China Electronics Corporation 

ž      Wang HongVice General Manager of China Merchants Group 

ž   Wu Xiaoqiu, Vice President and Professor of International Department of China Securities Regulatory Commission, Renmin University 

ž   Ding Anhua, chief economist of China Merchants Bank and CMB International 

ž      Qi Wei, CEO, CAS Quantum Network Co., Ltd 

November 17, 9:30-12:00 Bougainvillea Hall 

Innovation & Future Technology Forum I 

Formresearch report release & keynote speech & panel discussion 

       (Chinese/English simultaneous interpreting) 

ModeratorWang Haidong, Shenzhen Media Group 

       9:30-9:50  Research report 

Reporter: Christopher Thomas, Partner at McKinsey & Company, Leader of the Firm’s global practice in advanced technology strategy and semiconductor practice in Asia 

       9:50-12:00  Disruptive technologies and innovation - AI 

Speakers: 

ž      Scott Beaumont, President of Google Greater China 

ž      Horace Chow, Chief Operating Officer, Microsoft China 

ž      Dexon Li, General Manager of Intel China Ecosystem Development Office, Leader of Intel China Innovation Accelerator 

ž      Shen Xiaowei, CTO of IBM Greater China Group, Director of IBM Research - China  

ž      Wang Haifeng, Vice President & Charge of Artificial Intelligence Group (AIG)Baidu 

ž      Chen Lei, CEO of Xunlei and CEO of Onething 

ž      Hans Uszkoreit, Member of the European Academy of Sciences, Scientific Director of DFKI Berlin and AITC Beijing 

ž      Guannan Pu, Technology Evangelist & Head of Platform Partnerships, Asia and Pacific, FaceBook 

November 17, 9:30-12:00 Rose 3 Hall 

Future Technology Summit: Innovation, Intelligent Manufacturing and Fintech 

Topics: 

      Technological innovation leads the industrial transformation and upgrading 

      Whether AI can subvert traditional enterprises? 

      Intelligent manufacturing boost the transformation of industry 

       Big data finance leads the new development direction of Internet financial  

Moderator: 

       Sompo Chou, Chairman, Sino-German Hitech Park Holding GmbH  

Speakers: 

      Xu Feiyu, Vice President of Lenovo Group and Head of AI lab of Lenovo Research 

       Yao Xiangjun, Co-COO, BOE Technology Group Co., Ltd. 

      Luo Gang, CEO of China Innovation Center, Airbus Group 

       Wang Pengbo, President, JiangSu JinGang Culture & Technology Group CO,LTD.  

       He Yunpeng, Chairman, Chipintelli Technology Co., Ltd. 

      Jack Yu, CEO of 100run.com; Secretary of the Financial Innovation and Technology Commission of China E-Commerce Association 

      Ou Jianxin, President, Miluo Industrial Park, Changsha National Economic & Technical Development Zone 

       Deng Xiaojun, Chief Representative of Beijing, Sociedade Portuguesade Inovacao (SPI) 

November 17,  13:30-17:30 Bougainvillea Hall 

Innovation & Future Technology Forum II 

Formresearch report release & keynote speech & panel discussion 

       (Chinese/English simultaneous interpreting) 

ModeratorWang Haidong, Shenzhen Media Group 

      13:30-15:00  Session I. Disruptive technologies and innovation - Graphene 

Speakers: 

ž   Konstantin Novoselov, Nobel Prize Laureate in Physics 2010  

Panelists: 

ž   Konstantin Novoselov, Nobel Prize Laureate in Physics 2010  

ž   Feng Guanping, President of Shenzhen Graphene Association; President of Grahope New Materials Technologies Inc. 

ž   Shi Jianxin, President, Qingdao Huagao Graphene Technology Corp. 

ž   Wang Junzhong, Professor, Group Leader, Institute of Coal Chemistry Chinese Academy of Sciences; Chairman of the board of Xigua Graphene Technologies Co.,Ltd. 

        15:00-15:30  Session II. Disruptive technologies and innovation – Bio-Technology 

Speakers: 

ž   Zhu Yanmei, Executive Vice President of BGI 

ž   Wang Jun, Founder and CEO, iCarbonX 

        15:30-17:30  Session III. Disruptive technologies and innovation - Scientific and Technological Innovation 

Speakers: 

ž   Paul Eremenko, CTO, Airbus Group 

ž   Wang Xiaochuan, CEO, Sogou 

Panel Discussion: Innovation & revolutionary business mode 

Panelists: 

ž   Liu Zihong, President & CEO, Royole Inc. 

ž  Dexon Li, General Manager of Intel China Ecosystem Development Office, Leader of Intel China Innovation Accelerator 

ž   Li Gang, CEO, Bluegogo 

ž   Eric Pan, Founder of Chaihuo Maker Space 

ž   Jeffrey Kang, President & CEO of Cogobuy Group, Founder of IngDan 

ž   Olle Zetterberg, CEO of Stockholm Business Region, Sweden 

November 18, 9:30-12:00 Bougainvillea Hall 

Technology Transforming Our Lives Forum I 

Formresearch report release & keynote speech (Chinese/English simultaneous interpreting) 

ModeratorWang Haidong, Shenzhen Media Group 

      9:30-9:50  Research report 

Reporter: Wu QiVice President of Accenture Greater China 

       9:50-12:00  Intelligent manufacturing -Technologies for future lives 

Speakers: 

ž   Leo Liang, Senior Vice President, Siemens China; CEO of Greater China at Siemens PLM Software 

ž   Zack Hu, Vice President & Chief of Central Research Institute, Midea Group  

ž   Wesley Luo, Vice President and General Manager of Honeywell Technology Solutions (HTS) China 

ž   Xi Wang, Vice President and CTO, Philips China 

ž   Yang Yongdong, The founder of the Beone Brand, President of Chongqing Jinxin Technology Development Co.,Ltd. 

ž   Cheng Ming, Vice President, R&D, 3M Greater China Area and General Manager of 3M China R&D Center 

ž   Shuicheng Yan, Vice President, Chief Scientist, Director of Artificial Intelligence Institute, Qihoo/360 

ž   Joshua Xiang, EVP of Suning Commerce Group (IT Division) and GM of Suning Global Research 

November 18, 13:30-17:30 Bougainvillea Hall 

Technology Transforming Our Lives Forum II 

Formresearch report release & keynote speech (Chinese/English simultaneous interpreting) 

ModeratorWang Haidong, Shenzhen Media Group 

       13:30-14:00  Research report 

Reporters 

ž   Steve Lo, Managing Partner, Technology, Media & Telecommunications, Asia Pacific, EY 

ž   Zhang Cheng, Chief Analys of Machinery Industry,  Huatai Securities Institute 

       14:00-17:30  Intelligent manufacturing under quality-oriented 

Speakers: 

ž   Jiang Jian, Vice President, Bosch (China) Investment Ltd. 

ž   Zhang Hongzhong, Vice President, Hewlett-Packard Enterprise (China) Co., Ltd 

ž   He Dongdong, Senior Vice President of Sany; CEO of Irootech 

ž   Feng Xingliang, Chief Representative of the NRW.INVEST China/Beijing 

ž   Charlotte Brogren, CTO, Alimak; Former Director General, Sweden Innovation Agency (Vinnova) 

ž   Ralf Bredel, Representative in China, UNIDO Sunny Hui 

ž   Sunny Hui, Senior Vice President of Worldwide Marketing, Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation (SMIC) 

ž   Wang Xiaohao, Associate Dean of Graduate School at Shenzhen, Tsinghua University, Principal Investigator of Tsinghua- Berkeley Shenzhen Institute