This is a unique global forum that provides the opportunity for professionals from around the world to share and develop scientific and technical knowledge of welding and related activities. The Chinese Mechanical Engineering Society (CMES) and Chinese Welding Society (CWS) are honoured to have the opportunity to host the 70th IIW Annual Assembly and International Conference in Shanghai. The two-day International Conference will focus on Green Welding Technologies for Effective and Reliable Manufacturing.
The city of Shanghai, the “Oriental Magic City” is pleased to invite all Delegates, Experts and especially accompanying persons to join us during the week of 25-30 June, 2017. We trust that everyone will find the maritime city of Shanghai safe and easy to access and its citizens friendly and hospitable. For those who have never visited Shanghai before, this event will offer you an unforgettable experience in such a traditional and modern metropolis. You could visit the website http://www.meet-in-shanghai.net/ to learn more about the city and we will prepare for you a number of sightseeing tours and technical visits during the event. The tours will bring you a direct understanding of the city and the culture of Shanghai. The technical visits will focus on the most advanced welding-intensive metal industries and research units in China.
Moreover, the main venue, the International Convention Center in Shanghai, enjoys the marvellous view of the multinational styles of architecture along the Bund across the Huangpu River. We believe that all the participants will appreciate the excellent facilities and atmosphere of the Annual Assembly and International Conference.
The IIW-CWS Arc Cup 2017 International Welding Competition will also be held in Shanghai as a concurrent event to the 70th IIW Annual Assembly and International Conference. All visitors are invited to attend this exciting event to encourage the competitors. The competition comprises a Welding Theory Competition (Application Competition of New Welding Technique, New Equipment, New Material and New Technology), Robot Welding Competition (in Essen Show Venue, Shanghai) and Welding Skills Competition.
We look forward to meeting you at both the IIW 2017 Annual Assembly and International Conference and the IIW-CWS Arc Cup 2017 International Welding Competition in Shanghai!