At “China Night”, the most innovative technology and products in Chinese consumer electronics industry have been showcased. Focusing on four tech tendency including Artificial Intelligent, AR/VR, unmanned driving and intelligent home, “China Night” proffers a high-level platform to discuss together the cutting-edge technologies and new development trends in the fields of consumer electronics.
Jointly hosted by China’s Consulate General in San Francisco and China Information Technology Expo (CITE), “China Night” has been unveiled on January 8, 2018 in Las Vegas, and proudly introduced CITE 2018, the largest comprehensive electronic information show in Asia, to be held from April 9-11, 2018 at the Convention and Exhibition Center in Shenzhen, China.
Concurrently with “China Night”, the CITE North America Press Conference was attended by Hu Yan, CITE representative & Inspector of China Ministry of Industry and Information Technology; Gao Yuyue, Deputy Secretary General of Shenzhen Municipal City; Ren Faqiang, Deputy Consul-General of China’s Consulate General in San Francisco; government officials from Nevada and Las Vegas, and part of CITE’s prime exhibitors.
Hu Yan remarked in her speech on China’s IT status, “China cannot do without the world and the world also needs China. China’s booming IT market welcomes talents from all over the world.”
Industry leaders from Qualcomm, Microsoft, Huawei, IFLYTEK, TCL, Cheetah Mobile, Suning, JD.com, BYD gathered to discuss cutting-edge consumer electronics technologies, highlighting trending topics of AI, driverless cars, smart home, robotics and IoT. Nearly one hundred journalists from Reuters, NY Times, ABC News, Yahoo, CNET, PC Magazine, The Verge, and Digital Trends, attended the press conference, which was facilitated by IFLYTEK’s instant voice translation system to eliminate language boundary.
At the end of the conference, Chen Wenhai was interviewed by Het Financieele Dagblad and China Daily, and shared CITE’s status and global strategy as well as his insights on Chinese enterprises’ overseas development and cooperation with their European and American counterparts.
CITE has been successfully held annually since 2013 and has accumulatively attracted approximately 4,000 IT-related enterprises to participate and about 100,000 audience members to visit. It has become a national platform to demonstrate the latest products and technologies in the global information technology industry.