“At present, a new round of scientific and technological revolution and industrial transformation is emerging at an accelerated pace, accelerating the global transition from an industrial economy to a digital economy.As major economies and countries with global influence, China and Germany shoulder important historical responsibilities. The significance of cooperation between the two countries has gone beyond the traditional bilateral scope, and the depth and breadth of China-Germany cooperation has been expanding. Smart manufacturing is becoming a new focus of China-Germany cooperation.”

This is what Wang Jianwei, deputy director of the Information Technology Development Department of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, said at the “2021 China-Germany (Taizhou) Intelligent Manufacturing Conference”.He also said that this year is the first year of China’s 14th Five-Year Plan. China should follow the trend of the digital transformation of the world economy, actively seize the opportunities of the new round of scientific and technological revolution and industrial transformation, deepen exchanges in the industrial Internet and the digital transformation of the manufacturing industry, and promote the quality, effectiveness and upgrading of China-Germany cooperation in intelligent manufacturing.