Launch Press Conference of iManufacturing 2019 successfully held in Shanghai

2018-09-22 21:45:50

iManufacturing 2019 launch press event was successfully held in InterContinental Shanghai NECC on September 22nd, 2018. James Cheng, Vice General Manager of China National Machinery Industry International Co., Ltd and Heiko M. Stutzinger, Deputy General Manager of Messe Düsseldorf (Shanghai) Co., Ltd were invited to attend the event. Around 100 representatives from leading companies, research institutes, and industry media joined in the Press Conference as well. Such as ABB, Mazak, Thyssenkrupp, SAP, FLUKE, SAIC VOLKSWAGEN, Rittal, Schunk, Beckhoff, HIKVISION and The Sino-German School for Postgraduate Studies of Tongji-University etc.

 Press Conference On-site

In the beginning of the event, Mr. Cheng and Mr. Stutzinger, on behalf of the organizers, expressed sincere gratitude to all attendees and shared the market prospect of Asia’s and China’s intelligent manufacturing industry respectively. Based on both sides’ rich experience and resources in exhibition, the two organizers showed strong expectation and confidence to the cooperation: "iManufacturing will be a true Industry Exhibition & Conference platform focusing on the development of China’s intelligent manufacturing field".

Mr. James Cheng

Mr. Heiko M. Stutzinger 

The promotion video of iManufacturing 2019 was publicized for the first time during the Press Conference, and greatly appreciated by the guests. Afterwards, Ms. Cathy Chen, Project Director of China National Machinery Industry International Co., Ltd. and Mr. Gerry Zhang, Senior Project Manager of Messe Düsseldorf (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. introduced the detailed information and highlights of iManufacturing 2019 to all attendees. As the global requirement of industry intelligence is getting stronger, China’s manufacturing industry is also eager to enter this market. To enhance the competiveness of China’s manufacturing industry, iManufacturing will make its debut on November 25-27, 2019. iManufacturing 2019 is expected to attract around 200 exhibitors and over 10,000 trade visitors.

iManufacturing 2019 will mainly focus on four exhibit categories, including Advanced Manufacturing Technology & Equipment, Smart Factory Technology & Solution, Information and Communication Technology & Application, and Innovation and Invention. It will provide all-round smart solutions to twelve industries, including Automobile, Energy, Medical, Printing & Packaging, Mechanical Engineering, IT, Space and Aviation, Advanced Railway, Agriculture Machines, Maritime Engineering, Textile, and New Materials. There will be more than 40 presentations concurrently held with the exhibition, which will bring an intelligent brainstorming to all visitors. Many scholars and experts will share their experience and discuss about the hot issues in intelligent application sector.

Ms. Cathy Chen & Mr. Gerry Zhang

Since the exhibition concept was put forward, iManufacturing has won the recognition of many industry professors. Mr. WANG Hongjun, Technical Manager, Senior Engineer of Die & Mould Center of SAIC VOLKSWAGEN and Prof. Dr. SHEN Bin, Dean of Faculty of Mechanical Engineering of The Sino-German School for Postgraduate Studies of Tongji-University were invited to share their industry insights. Mr. WANG Hongjun firstly introduced the development of China's automobile industry and the prospect of intelligent manufacturing technology application in automobile industry. Then, Prof. Dr. SHEN Bin delivered a speech on “Artificial Intelligence and Intelligent Manufacturing Promote Enterprises’ Transformation and Upgrade”. He shared his view with all guests on how the enterprises can realize digital transformation.

Mr. WANG Hongjun 

Prof. Dr. SHEN Bin 

In the end of the Press Conference, the guests discussed more details about the exhibition with both organizers. They all expressed their great expectations to iManufacturing 2019 and hoped to discuss with industry colleagues about prospective Industry 4.0 solutions on site. Let’s meet at this intelligent event in Shanghai in 2019!

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Messe Düsseldorf (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.

Messe Düsseldorf China Ltd., the subsidiary of Messe Düsseldorf GmbH, which is one of the world's top 5 exhibition organizers, is committed to introducing world's no. 1 trade fairs to China relying on its complete and mature marketing & service network in China. To provide better individualized solutions for Chinese market and promote localization services and operation strategies, Messe Düsseldorf China Ltd. established Messe Düsseldorf (Shanghai) Co., Ltd, its wholly foreign investment subsidiary after entering China for ten years. Messe Düsseldorf (Shanghai) Co., Ltd is committed to enlarge exhibition business scope and develop diversified cooperation relationships, as well as enhancing the influence of exhibition propeling the industry and the industry developing the economy, while is also contributing to the reform and opening up of China. Messe Düsseldorf GmbH is the organizer of drupa, the No.1 largest printing exhibition all over the world. More information:


China National Machinery Industry International Co., Ltd.

China National Machinery Industry International Co., Ltd. (SINOMACHINT) is a holding subsidiary of China National Machinery Industry Corporation (SINOMACH), a large state-owned business conglomerate and a Fortune Global 500 company. With the overall strategy of commercial exhibition and international trade as its “two engines” , SINOMACHINT is committed to building an integrated service platform for technology exchange and trade promotion between Chinese and foreign enterprises.

SINOMACHINT has over 20 investment enterprises. In recent years, it has been granted honors including “Top 10 Most In­fluential Exhibition Companies in China”, “Top 10 Exhibition Engineering Service Brands in China” as well as the “Best Exhibitor of China.” Today’ s SINOMACHINT, as a central enterprise, has already progressed into the largest and most comprehensive Chinese exhibition giant. Commercial exhibition is the core business of SINOMACHINT with over 60 years of experience in exhibition organizing and a professional organization team. SINOMACHINT has established a complete exhibition business system that integrates independent organization of domestic and international exhibitions, agency service for overseas exhibitions and exhibition engineering.


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