Guangdong has successfully hosted ten sessions of the International Consultative Conference on the Future Economic Development (ICCFED) since 1999.
Advisers from Global 500 Companies, industry-leading firms, professional associates and universities have submitted hundreds of forward-looking and position-relevant proposals, some of which have been proved to be effective to boost Guangdong’s development.
According to Guangdong Provincial Development and Reform Commission, the following are 10 affective proposals during the past 10 sessions of ICCFEDs.
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1.Guangdong Optical Valley
In the first plenary in 1999, Mr. Richard McGinn, president and CEO of Lucent Technologies, suggested that Guangdong should establish an optical valley.
Later, after study the provincial government decided to launch the “Guangdong Optical Valley” in Guangzhou Science City in Luogang District. It has attracted Lite-On, Soutec Lighting Co.,LTD, LG and other leading companies, making it a cluster for optical industry in Guangdong.