The 2016 World Internet of Things Exposition in Wuxi wrapped up in early November. Themed "Create an IoT Era, Share Global Intelligence", the expo was a big event for the IoT industry, and will further promote exchanges and cooperation across various IoT fields.

As China's only national innovative demonstration zone for IoT, Wuxi National Hi-tech District is striving to push the world’s IoT industry into a new era.

  • Aug 2009

    Former Premier Wen Jiabao visits the Wuxi IoT Research Institute. He encourages the city to develop its investment in IoT industry.

  • Aug 2012

    The State Council approves the Development Plan for Wuxi National Sensor Network Innovation Demonstration Zone.

  • Dec 2013

    China Security and Surveillance Technology Corporation selects Wuxi National Hi-tech District for a $450 million IoT project.

  • Oct 2016

    The World Internet of Things Exposition opens in Wuxi.

  • Wu Hequan

    Member and former vice-president of the Chinese Academy of Engineering

  • Wang Jian

    Chief Technology Officer at Alibaba

  • George Barbastathis

    Chairman of International Optical Society on MEMS