Conference on International Exchange of Professionals held in Shenzhen

(safea.gov.cn) Updated: 2016-04-19

Conference on International Exchange of Professionals held in Shenzhen

The 14th Conference on International Exchange of Professionals was successfully held in Shenzhen from April 16 to 17. The event was organized by SAFEA and the Shenzhen provincial administration.

Conference on International Exchange of Professionals held in Shenzhen

At the opening ceremony, the 2016 “1000 Foreign Experts Plan” certificates were awarded, and the results of the first Shenzhen overseas innovation talents competition were released. The name of 2015’s “most attractive Chinese city for foreign experts” was also released.

The total exhibition area of the event was 65,000 square meters. One hundred and five activities were held during the conference, and above 80,000 visitors took part.

Conference on International Exchange of Professionals held in Shenzhen

More than 4,500 professional organizations, training institutions, universities, employment agencies, and technological enterprises from 73 counties and regions attended the conference. There were 5,500 overseas and 6,500 domestic representatives, and over 2,400 letter of intention to cooperate were signed.

Conference on International Exchange of Professionals held in Shenzhen

The International Intellectual Forum invited approximately 2,000 officials, entrepreneurs, and scholars from various countries to discuss innovation and “Internet+” development in China.

Conference on International Exchange of Professionals held in Shenzhen

The National Intellectual Products exhibition area showcased the products of all 34 provinces in China, leading to 1,850 cooperation agreements with overseas professional organizations.

Conference on International Exchange of Professionals held in Shenzhen

SAFEA invited over 150 international professional institutions and organizations to join the event and negotiate cooperation with Chinese institutions.

Conference on International Exchange of Professionals held in Shenzhen

The international technology transference and innovation cooperation section attracted hundreds of guests and representatives from at least 20 countries.

Conference on International Exchange of Professionals held in Shenzhen

More than 200 IT companies and investment institutions took part in the IT Talents & Projects section, with 5,000 IT posts provided for job hunters.

Conference on International Exchange of Professionals held in Shenzhen

There were seven job fairs during the event, offering about 35,000 job opportunities from 925 companies. Of the nearly 50,000 job hunters who attended the fairs, over 11,000 had a master’s degree or higher, and more than 5,000 were overseas students.

Conference on International Exchange of Professionals held in Shenzhen

The 15th Conference on International Exchange of Professionals will be held in Shenzhen in April next year.

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