400 Participants expected



Alumni from China

Alumni from France and Asia

Academic partners

Friday, october 25

8h30 – 9h00

Registration of participants

9h00 – 10h00

Welcome and opening session

Opening speech by the organizers and representatives of the French and Chinese Authorities

10h00 – 10h30

Ceremony to sign friendly twinning agreements between Alumni Arts & Métiers and Alumni Associations of Chinese Universities partnering with Arts & Métiers

10h30 – 11h

Break (Networking)

11h00 – 12h00

Industry 4.0 : Strengthening Franco-Chinese cooperation – With the participation of Business France

Round table with representatives of the French Ministry of Industry, the Chinese Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, French and Chinese industry

12h00 -14h00

Lunch (Networking)

14h00 – 15h00

Industry 4.0 : Which engineers for which plants? – With the participation of Arts et Métiers ParisTech

Round table with representatives of Arts & Métiers, Chinese universities, French and Chinese companies and the Alliance for the Industry of the Future

15h00 – 16h00

Industry 4.0 : Logistics for the plant of the future – With the participation of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry France China

Round table with representatives of French and Chinese companies

16h00 – 16h30

Break (Networking)

16h30 – 17h30

Industry 4.0 in China and “Belt and Road initiative”: Implications for foreign companies – In partnership with the European Union Chamber of Commerce in China

Round table with representatives of European and Chinese companies, universities and institutions

17h30 – 18h00

Closing speech

18h30 – 19h30

Speed-networking session


Reception for the gala dinner


Gala dinner


SHANGHAI 2019 is a week in the heart of China; from the Congress to the creation of a Franco-Chinese Arts & Métiers Cluster.

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