In particular, this workshop will aim to:
- Explore EU-China developments on research excellence in the area of IoT, Big Data and Smart Cities;
- Generate policy dialogues by facilitating the interaction between European and Chinese officials;
- Promote FI-PPP and FIWARE European initiative and its applications towards China;
- Propose self-sustaining mechanisms for strengthening EU-China research collaboration.
Over 30 delegates are expected to attend this thematic workshop, including policy stakeholders from the European Commission and Chinese Ministries MOST & MIIT, representatives from the EU-China Expert Group on Future Internet and the EU-China Green Smart City Expert Group, and main research stakeholders from Europe and China specialized in ICT/Future Internet/Smart Cities.