CE China 2017: Riding a Wave of Success
Bonds, trust and relationship generated at CE
China led to major cooperations
Shenzhen/ Berlin, 8 May 2017–
CE China provided the foundation for clever ideas to flourish and for creating
new business. With more than 120 exhibiting companies and a display area of
15.000 sqm, CE China was a huge success, welcoming 11,500 attendees, whereof
8,600 are trade visitors. The trade visitor increase of 6% at the second
edition of the show demonstrates once more that CE China is moving full steam
“The foundation of CE China on the same solid backbone as IFA Berlin gives the
show a unique proposition, setting it apart from all others, and creates a
veritable source for business”, said Jens Heithecker, CE China Chairman and IFA Executive Director.
China means Business – Suning plots a bright
course for the future
As the largest
commercial retailer in China, Suning shoulders the responsibility of leading
the industrial advancements and providing high quality products to its
customers. That is why Suning and CE China started an in-depth collaboration.
During the show both parties signed a three-year strategic cooperation
agreement. In the future, the two sides will join hands to introduce global
cutting-edge technologies, products and services in fields of smart home,
virtual reality, intelligent health, technology innovation and more to bring
Chinese consumers more smart and high-quality life experience.
Vice Chairman of the Board, Suning: ”CE China is where trust and bonds
are formed between the key players of the technical consumer goods industry.”
Standing side by side: IDG is a key partner
since day one
The CE China Forum, organized by IDG Group,
presented latest news on User Experience and Product Design Innovation. The
forum emphasized “The Rising of DX Economy – Digital Transformation of Chinese
Consumers” and shared IDG's latest studies and insights on China's consumer
electronics development trends.
Orient Zhu, Vice PresidentInternational Data Group(IDG),
China: "We believe CE China will soon be the biggest exhibition for consumer
electronics and household appliance brands in Asia, attracting more foreign
companies to enter into the Chinese market and becoming the best platform for
Chinese buyers and brands to show their innovations to the world."
Seeking and finding the right contacts –
Carrera - Antonio Raffaele, Director Exports
“Our experience with the quality of CE China was A-class. It was especially
positive that we have built promising connections to Chinese retailers such as
Golden Right Co., Ltd. - Taylor Fang, CEO
“CE China is an international trade show with high quality and professional
organization. It offers an exceptional opportunity to meet with large wholesale
dealers, which I think is perfect for us. We will definitely come again next
Hangzhou Amy Robotics Co., Ltd – Bill Li, CEO
"Amy Robotics strives to make the best middle to high-end home service
robots. Amy also provides tailor-made technological solutions to different
industries such as finance, medicine and elderly caring. CE China is a great
platform to showcase edge-cutting technologies for companies like Amy, which
has developed its core products and has put them into mass production. We take
CE China as a very effective way to connect with our targeted industries and
CE China Keynotes: That’s the Future
For the first time ever, CE China presented an
exclusive keynote program. On the first day, 4 leading executives from BSH, HTC
Vive, TMall/ Alibaba and Huawei provided deep insights into current and future
trends in the industry.
Christof Jaeger, Senior Vice President BSH Regional Marketing
Officer Greater China, discussed changing perspectives on brands: “In China,
brands have been extremely important in the past and will be even more so in
the future“, he said.
Kevin Leung, General Manager of HTC Vive Shenzhen and Director of
Vive X in Shenzhen and Tel Aviv, stated that VR technology will grow beyond its
established fields: “VR is more than just gaming; it is the next computing
platform. We see that education will be key driver for VR.”
Jing Yin, President of Tmall Home BG, presented the companies
plan to support brands. “We'll incubate five to ten industries in the next 3
years, each of which will be able to generate a turnover of around ten billion
yuan,” he explained.
Changzhu Li, Vice President of Headset Business of Huawei, gave
an outlook on Huaweis approach to boost smart technology acceptance by
consumers: “We have developed solutions on how to build an ecosystem for mobile
devices and wearables and how to make it work and create value for the
Techcode brings global Start-ups to China
Techcode partnered with CE China by bringing 30
start-ups, launching the new star-up area Connect@CEChina.
“It's not possible to sit still and ignore this trend and the opportunities for
innovation entrepreneurship in an era of globalization, so the “Techcode
Start-ups Nation” has now been launched”, stated Erica Huang, CEO Techcode.
Focusing on incubator operations management and dynamic growth of science and
technology entrepreneurs, Techcode is dedicated to becoming the No.1 brand in
global innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystems.
Two years after its establishment, Techcode had incubated 534 start-ups, financing
them with 1.71 billion yuan. The company has reached a market value of 37.5
billion yuan with nearly 1,000 patents and more than 3,000 employees.
Techcode has established incubation systems in Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen,
Nanjing, Wuhan, Chengdu, Gu'an, Xianghe, Dachang and Jiashan, Silicon Valley,
Seoul, Tel Aviv and Berlin to provide innovators with a global entrepreneurial