Chinese Hi-tech Business Delegation to Europe 2016

From July 1st to 13th 2016, a Chinese Hi-tech Business Delegation of 105 representatives from Chengdu Hi-tech Zone visited Nice (France), Stuttgart (Germany) and London (UK) participating in a series of events including project promotion, match-making meetings, business visits, etc. in the areas of ICT, energy saving, environmental protection, new materials, creative industry, life science and modern-agriculture, etc.

The events include Sino-French Forum of Future Leaders for High-tech Oriented Enterprises, China-Sophia Antipolis Business Innovation & Entrepreneurship Summit and B2B Match-making Meetings, DRAGON-STARPLUS EU-Chinese Brokerage Event - ICT aspects in Industry 4.0 and Advanced Manufacturing, One Belt, One Sky Seminar - Forging New Relations for the British and China Aerospace Industry, UK-China C2C & B2B Matchmaking Event and business visits to Sophia Antipolis Science & Technology Park, Karlsruhe Institution of Technology and Farnborough International Airshow 2016. During the match-making meetings, there were in total over 260 meetings organized between over 50 Chinese companies and 110 European counterparts from France, Germany, and UK, etc. through which many Chinese companies have identified potential partners, with 40 Chinese companies having reached agreements of intent with 86 European enterprises and institutions.