The World Internet of Things Expo (WIOT) will be held in Wuxi, Jiangsu province, from Sept 10 to Sept 13, 2017.
Wuxi is a renowned national demonstration zone for sensor network innovation.
This year’s expo is jointly hosted by the Chinese Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, the Chinese Ministry of Science and Technology and the Jiangsu Provincial People's Government.
Themed "IoT creates a new future", the expo will consist a main conference, 10 sub-forums, an exhibition of IoT applications and products, the third IEEE International Smart Cities Conference and six related events.
Leading figures of the central government, relevant ministries and commissions will be invited to participate in the event. Over 5,000 government officials, business leaders and experts will engage in discussions and exchange ideas on a range of topics, such as smart manufacturing, smart environmental protection, smart healthcare, information security, big data and finance.