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Events - CIFTIS 2014

  • ITC at the China International Fair for Trade in Services (CIFTIS) 2014

     28 May - 1 Jun 2014

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    In May 2014, ITC co-hosted the Science and Technology Services Pavilion at the China International Fair for Trade in Services (CIFTIS) in Beijing with the China High-Tech Industrialization Association (CHIA) and some of its key members comprising the China Aerospace Science and Industry Corporation (CASIC) and the China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC) including the China Volant Industry (Volinco). During CIFTIS, ITC held two events. On 28 May, ITC partnered with CASIC in an event “The Role of Innovation in Creating Value in Services Trade and Development” which launched the ITC Global Services Network, designed to connect services business and policy stakeholders on a global basis. On 29 May, ITC partnered with CASC to deliver the China Satellite Services Conference and Business Matching Event “A New Space-based Silk Road”. The ITC delegation was joined by speakers from the WTO, the OECD, the Swedish National Board of Trade and services industry coalitions, including the European Services Forum.