The Nansha Science and Technology Forum-Advanced Manufacturing Technology successfully held in Nansha IT Park

In March 30th, 2007, The Nansha Science and Technology Forum with the theme of Advanced Manufacturing Technology was successfully held in Nansha IT Park. Many famous scholars from home and abroad, and industrial experts were invited for specific speeches, including Prof. Way Kuo, University Distinguished Professor and Dean of Engineering at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville; Prof. C. Richard Liu, BSME degree from National Cheng Kung University (Tainan), MSME from Cincinnati University and PhD from Purdue University; Professor taiwei Jiang, Director of Department of Science & Technology, Zhejiang Province; Professor Wu Cheng, Professor of Department of Automation, Tsinghua University and a member of Chinese Academy of Engineering, Director of China National Engineering Research Center for Contemporary Integrated Manufacturing Systems; Prof. Yong-Sheng HAN, Director of the Industrial Management and Design Engineering Center, Software Research Institute of the Chinese Academy of Sciences; Prof. Qiang GU, Director of the Office of Non-SOE, Department of Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises, National Development and Reform Commission and Dr. Xing-Hua LI, Deputy Director of Department of Science and Technology, Guangdong Province. Moreover, the leaders from governments, the experts from research organizations and some related areas, the managers from companies, the professors, postgraduates and undergraduates from universities and the media, totally 900 persons attended this forum. The effective and fruitful panel discussions between the speakers and the audients focused on the topics of how to upgrade the manufacturing industry.