Forbes magazine has listed Chengdu as “one of the world’s fastest-growing” and “best emerging business cities". Its strategic location in China, comparative advantages in MICE facilities and favourable business environment makes it a choice city for IoT China 2017.
Key business hub in Western China
Chengdu is the technology, business and financial hub in Western China. It is also a leader in communications and transportation in Western China.
Abundant opportunities for IoT development and adoption
According to latest market research by ABI Research, China’s IoT industry will exceed US$41 billion in revenue by 2020. More importantly, in their efforts to spur the growth of IoT in China, the Chinese government has identified over 200 cities to pilot smart cities projects focusing on transportation, electricity, public safety and the environment.
IoT China is therefore a timely effort, in collaboration with the Chengdu Municipal Bureau of Exposition and Sichuan Donnor Exhibition, to advance China’s efforts in becoming one of the leading players in the global IoT market.