On Monday, 12th November a delegation from the Hangzhou National High-Tech Industry Development Zone visit ICEC to promote their High-tech zone and share opportunities for collaboration with India in the high-tech development sector.
Hangzhou High-Tech Zone (Binjiang) is under the management of Hangzhou National High-Tech Zone and Hangzhou Binjiang District. The High-Tech Zone is one of the state-level hi-tech industrial zones of the first batch approved by the State Council in 1990. The development zone has a gathering and demonstration area for strategic emerging industries in the Province called – Smart “E-valley”. It has created the whole industry chain and technology system, covering technology-based, e-commerce and manufacturing platforms. Moreover, it has cultivated many key enterprises including Alibaba, H3C, Hikvision, Dahua, Supcon, and Focused Photonics, driving the transformation as well as industrial restructuring in Hangzhou and Zhejiang province.
This was in coherence with ICEC’s annual flagship event on Smart Cities. After two successful events in Delhi (2017) and Hyderabad (2018), the third edition is due in 2019. It is a convention and exposition organized to bring in Chinese technologies, explore business opportunities, forge new alliances and networking in a high powered gathering with the Chinese companies and key decision makers in India. Through this event, both the organizations decided to cooperate and build greater exchanges between India and China in the smart city development sector through engagement of more Chinese companies in the realm of technology transfer and log-term investment projects.