Hangzhou Takes Your Conference to the Future

This week, Hangzhou Municipal Bureau of Culture, Radio, TV and Tourism organized the “Hangzhou–Leading Innovation for Future Conferences” event, highlighting the city’s strengths as the ideal destination for ‘new economy’ conferences, as well as its industrial competitiveness, innovation drivers and growth potential.

In this context, Dr. Wang Jian, founder of Alibaba Cloud, delivered a keynote speech themed 2050: Tech Brings Youth Together. Paul Vallee, Managing Director of BestCities Global Alliance, shared his insights on what exactly makes Successful International Conference Destinations. Meanwhile, Yang Guang, Director of Political Think Tank Department, China Economic Information Service of Xinhua News Agency, released The Research Report on Hangzhou as the Destination for MICE of the New Economy.

With the help of Huawei’s CloudLink – a collaborative telepresence solution – the event aimed to build bridges between conference planners and the representatives of Hangzhou’s competitive industries, meeting facilities and suppliers, and municipal service departments, regardless of where they were that day – and highlighting the ‘versatile’ MICE offer of Hangzhou, which can cater to events of every size and format.

The event concluded with the Appointment Ceremony of the Ninth Cohort of Hangzhou Conference Ambassadors, the Plaque Awarding Ceremony of Hangzhou’s First Batch of Exemplary Conference Service Suppliers, and the Plaque Awarding Ceremony of Hangzhou’s Top 10 New Economy Conference Towns.

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