Internet Industrial Application Committee Established in Beijing
On August 12, the inaugural meeting of the China Internet Society Internet Industrial Application Committee ("the Internet Industrial Application Committee") was held in Beijing.
Co-founding organizations include:
- Internet Society of China (ISC)
- Information Center of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT)
- China Household Electrical Appliances Association (CHEAA)
Key objectives of the Committee include piloting and expanding the application of internet technologies in industrial supply chains, bolstering information security, as well as promotion of breakthroughs in critical technologies including Internet of Things (IoT), cloud computing and big data.
As of August 12, more than 50 organizations had joined as members, including companies in a variety of sectors such as equipment manufacturing, electronics manufacturing, household electrical appliances, and software, as well as basic telecommunications operators, internet industry giants, and relevant industry associations and media.
More information is available in this news report in Chinese from the China Government Procurement website.