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Tuesday, October 29, 2019 (8 AM - 8:30 PM)

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Intercontinental Shanghai Wonderland 上海佘山世茂洲际酒店

5888 Chenhua Lu, Songjiang District, Sheshan

Shanghai, 上海市, China

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The VDMA Mechanical Engineering Summit is serviced by German Mechanical Engineering Commercial Services (Beijing) Co., Ltd. and its Shanghai branch office (GMECS). It is the main annual platform for German mechanicial engineering companies to gather and network with each other. Every year the top executives from VDMA members get the opportunity to listen to speakers addressing important topics related to the Chinese economy and how it affects their businesses. The lead topic 2019 is "Digital Transformation in China".

Digital Transformation is no longer an option, but a crucial component in any business strategy. The Chinese market is undergoing rapid digital transformation – driven by technology and innovation and the strong will to fundamentally upgrade its economy and society. Within this transformation lie opportunities and challenges. During the summit the topic will be address from different angles. We will discuss Chinas digital vision, analyze the social credit system, ask industry experts to share their view on the idea of digital organization, business model and strategy.

This year we have selected a very special location for you. Be stunned by the amazing location of the new Intercontinental Wonderland Hotel in Sheshan. An architectural masterpiece with a stunning view over an underground water landscape. Join us the full day and enjoy the amazing waterfront laser show during our evening networking event in the Quarry Bar of the hotel.

Join us for an interesting experience exchange! We welcome you to the Summit! It's going to be a great networking event for mechanical engineering professionals.

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