Accelerating the Digital City

GSMA Thrive Shenzhen


29 October – 30 October 2020

Join us at GSMA Thrive Shenzhen for two days of discussion that extends from physical space into the virtual world exploring the power of 5G innovation in transforming cities and empowering digital services, such as e-government and new consumption models. This event brings together dynamic ecosystems in Shenzhen and the wider Greater Bay area of telecommunication, consumer electronics, entertainment and cloud to discuss the opportunities and the impact of digital government, smart cities, and new consumption models in digital cities.

Themes

Join us at GSMA Thrive Shenzhen for two days of online discussion exploring the power of 5G innovation in transforming cities and empowering digital services, such as e-government and new consumption models. This event brings together dynamic ecosystems in Shenzhen and the wider Greater Bay area of telecommunication, consumer electronics, entertainment and cloud to discuss the opportunities and the impact of digital government, smart cities, and new consumption models in digital cities.

Innovation
for Digital Cities in the 5G Era
5G in China is gathering strong momentum and will cover most major cities and municipalities by the end of 2020. In Shenzhen - a key innovation hub for ICT - 5G will reach all corners of the city by the end of August. At this critical milestone, our themes explore the profound impact 5G will have on the way we live in the years to come.
Digital
Government
Digital government and e-services are critical elements for digital cities, where people and businesses can access government services digitally and remotely. In this theme we explore how governments at all levels are actively exploring the construction of a digital government. From speeding up the construction of 5G networks and data centers; to enhancing digital empowerment; boosting the development of our digital economy; shaping a digitalised smart city; and innovating the governance mode of digital society; each have become key issues for building a future government.
Future
Smart Home
The home of the future is one of the hottest topics in our industry, and a ripe area for many investors. It’s predicted that the scale of China’s smart home market will exceed RMB 400 billion by 2020. 5G is set to accelerate the smart home industry boosting new tech requirements, massive data and connection. With the development of smart devices, how will the technology of 5G+AIoT disrupt and change the smart home industry? Will the future smart home we envisioned be soon to come?
Future
Pan-Entertainment
5G is set to change the way we consume and share entertainment. With the coming of the 5G era, the entertainment industry has achieved unprecedented success and broadened it’s the boundaries. The explosive growth of AR and VR, the increase of interactive experience innovation, a deeper immersive experience, and consumers’ pursuit of a ultra-high definition and low latency user experience will impact on traditional games, video, media, marketing and other fields. The entire entertainment industry is exploring technological innovation and new business models, how will 5G impact the way we’re entertained?
Future

Mobility
With the rapid development of 5G, AI, IoT, technology is set to have a profound impact on our transportation systems. In this theme we explore the best application of 5G and IoT. The speed in which new technologies have changed transportation has already vastly improved our lives, yet there are still many problems to be solved; the effective monitoring and tracking of logistics and transportation; communication safety; smart traffic management; vehicle emissions and more. We’ll be exploring the future of smart communication and transportation and how 5G+AIoT will impact our mobility in the coming years.
New

Consumption
Consumers are adapting to new ways of consuming contents and goods, enabled by ubiquitous connectivity and service innovations such as mobile payments and e-commerce. In this theme, we will explore new business opportunities arising from new trends in consumer behaviours.

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