Forum 'Facing the Future Creative Design and Intelligence Technology' of the 18th CIIF Holds Successfully, Prof. Heller Invited to Give Speech

Time: 2016-11-2 10:14

Nov.1, 2016, the series forum 'Facing the Future Creative Design and Intelligence Technology' was successfully held. The forum was under the guidance of the 18th CIIF Organizing Committee, the China Mechanical Engineering Society, the Shanghai Economic Information Committee, sponsored by the Shanghai Promotion Center for City of Design, and co-sponsored by the e-works Digital Enterprise Network and Zxlearning. com. It has also received special support from Autodesk Software (China) Co., Ltd. and Tongji University.



Distinguished guests were invited to make keynote speeches, such as Zhang Yanmin, Vice President and Secretary General of China Mechanical Engineering Society, Samir Hanna, Vice President of Autodesk and General Manager of the Digital Manufacturing Division, and Prof. Yang Haicheng, Chief Engineer of China Aerospace Science and Technology Group, Prof. Mathis Heller, World Famous Industrial Designer, Vice Dean of China Industrial Design Association – DeTao Innovation Institute, Yan Yunfu, Director and Chief Engineer of Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industry (Group) Co., Ltd., and Oliver Risse, Founder of Floatility, Germany. Nearly 200 representatives from different industries, such as construction machinery, aerospace, software development, industrial design, etc., participated in the forum and interacted enthusiastically with the guests in the round-table discussion.



Wu Zhiqiang, Vice President of Tongji University, Liu Boying, Director of Creative and Design Department of Shanghai Economic Information Committee, Li Shaojian, General Manager of Greater China, Autodesk, attended the forum and delivered speeches. Feng Wei, Division Director of the integration of information technology and industrialization, Ministry of Industry and Information Technology and Software Services, Wang Rihua, Chairman of Shanghai Industrial Design Association, Luo Zhiwei, Deputy Secretary-General of Shanghai Promotion Center for City of Design and other guests attended the forum.


Mr. Zhang Yanmin gave the report "from Made in China to Design in China" from a national strategic perspective. Samir Hanna presented the vision of the future "smart manufacturing" from the technical level, as well as Autodesk's latest digital design and manufacturing solutions. Professor Yang Haicheng made a report named "smart manufacturing key technology and its development trend". Professor Mathis Heller gave a lecture on "Design 4.0", sharing his unique experience of industrial product design and exploring the integration and development of product design and intelligent technology in the new era from the perspective of design evolution. Chief Engineer Yan Yunfu made the report named "industrial 4.0 and intelligent equipment manufacturing", described the solutions and experience of Zhenhua Heavy Industries in promoting intelligent manufacturing. Mr. Oliver Risse introduced how intelligent technology applies in the smart city traffic management by cases, in a novel and unique way.


Prof. Mathis Heller delivering speech


After the keynote speeches finished, the host invited speakers and leaders to have an excellent round-table discussion and dialogue with the topic of intelligence technology and creative design.


General Manager of ZXlearning Ye Ziyuan hosting guest dialogue


Accelerate the restructuring of the manufacturing industry and improve quality and efficiency, is the new energy of nurturing the formation of China's economic development. Innovative design and intelligent technology is the two very important engines and boosters of the industry transformation and upgrading. Looking forward to the future, "Internet + manufacturing + design" as the core of a new round of technology and industrial revolution is poised. It will bring the industrial development model and the production mode revolutionary changes and effects. The illustration of current development and the vison of the future trend to creative design and intelligence technology by presented guests reflects well with the theme of the forum: "innovation, intelligence and green". It also discusses the approach and mode of in-depth integration of innovation design and manufacturing, informationization and industrialization. Participants agreed that the success of this forum, inspired the enterprise to think about the implementation of the strategy "China Manufacturing 2025", and the path of future business innovation. It gives positive impact in promoting the transformation and upgrading of manufacturing, and industry development and integration.