The 3rd Guangzhou International Award for Urban Innovation (Guangzhou Award), 2016 Guangzhou International Urban Innovation Conference and Guangzhou International Innovation Fair will be held from Dec 6th to Dec 8th in Guangzhou.
The Guangzhou Award has attracted 301 projects from 171 cities to share their experience about urban innovation this year.
In the meantime, the final wining cities of Guangzhou Award will be announced by the jury, according to Foreign Affairs Office Of Guangzhou Municipal Government.
During the 5th United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG) World Congress held from Oct 11st to Oct 14th, Guangzhou has invited 11 experts of technological committee from Spain, Australia, China, Canada, the United Kingdom, Columbia, Venezuela, Singapore and other countries to call the preliminary assessment (technological committee conference) of the 3rd Guangzhou Award.
This conference aims to vote 15 urban projects on the shortlist and 30 experts-recommended urban projects. This is the first time that Guangzhou Award launches preliminary assessment overseas.
Guangzhou Award was established in 2012 by Guangzhou Municipal Government, UCLG and World Association of Major Metropolises, choosing the awards winners from cities and local governments worldwide. The Guangzhou Award is biannual held and built as a brand-new platform for global innovation development.
(by Chen Lu & Will)