Falling on September 15 to 18, preparations for this year's World Internet of Things Exposition (WIOT) are well under way. The development of IoT in Wuxi has accelerated in recent years, as is evidenced by the widespread applications that have spanned across local industries.
Piles of packages are being automatically conveyed to targeted collection bags for different regions at a sorting center in Wuxi, Jiangsu province.
Wuxi will build the world's first city-level LTE-V2X (vehicle to everything) application demonstration area this September, according to a news conference held in Wuxi Hi-tech district on May 3.
A conference was held on the Parallel Application of Supercomputers in Wuxi on April 27. It focused on supercomputing and artificial intelligence.
The 2018 World Internet of Things Exposition (WIOT) is set to take place from Sept 15 to 18 in Wuxi, Jiangsu province, according to the expo’s organizing committee on April 11.
Alibaba Group Holding has announced plans to build a network of 10 billion interconnected devices within the next five years as part of its plan to increase efforts to explore the internet of things.
The first comprehensive job fair sponsored by Wuxi's Xinwu district was held on Feb 24 after the Spring Festival holiday, attracting over 180 enterprises offering 6,800 jobs.
After inviting a host of industrial leaders and projects, Wuxi, a city about 130 km west of Shanghai, is ready to make 2018 a milestone year for the development of the internet of things or IoT.