The 7th Beijing International Aging Industry Expo (hereinafter referred to as the "Aging Expo") was successfully held at the Beijing Exhibition Hall in 2018 from November 9-11 which was hosted by Beijing Ageing Industry Association (hereinafter referred to as the "Municipal Aging Association") and Beijing Olympic Exhibition Co., Ltd., and was co-organized by our association. Our center participated in organizing the theme exhibition area of Bank Development Industry, which covered 5,000 square meters and there were 34 enterprises participating. It focused on the layout and planning of state-owned enterprises of aging industry in Beijing central enterprise and sub-city state-owned enterprises, winning the high praise from the leaders who attended the expo. The three-day exhibition had attracted over 20,000 professional audiences and elderly people. There were many bright points on the scene. It is one of the most influential exhibition and exchange platforms for aging industry in our city and even in the country.
In the afternoon of November 10, Zhang Guilin, Director of the Municipal State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration of the Council (SASAC) surveyed the theme exhibition area of Bank Development Industry. The members of the municipal Aging Estate Association Enterprise Alliance Group made the first appearance collectively, fully demonstrating the strategy and measures for the comprehensive deployment of aging industry in the Beijing central enterprises and the municipal state-owned enterprises, and demonstrating the common visits to the expo by Zhai Hongxiang the former member of Municipal Party Committee, Deputy Mayor of Standing Committee, President of the Municipal Aging Estate Association, and Mr. Li Wanjun, the Secretary of Civil Affairs on the afternoon of November 9th. Both leaders recognized the platform of the Expo and praised the positive contribution and pioneering work made by the Expo to the aging industry in our city. They hoped that the aging industry in our city can continue to develop, lead the country, and collect the global advanced products and services to benefit the capital and the elderly all over the country. Director Li Wanjun also said that the core of the work of the aging industry lays in making the elderly enjoy a happy later time with dignity, quality and fun. He hoped that the Aging Expo will continue working for this and will support the preparations for the aging expo.
The various aging industry projects that have been explored and implemented are important participation power in the development of the aging industry. Director Zhang Guilin made a detailed visit to the exhibition area. He also stood and watched at the front of exhibition platforms such as Beijing Urban and Rural, China Food and Nutrition Research Institute, Capital Steel Medical Health, China Railway Chunhui Pavilion, BJ ENT Health, SDIC Health, CAG, Tongren Tang, Beijing Capital Development Holdings (Group, BJ Energy Investment Group, BUCC, and Sate Assets CHJ-Care Group. He also listened to the explanation. Director Zhang Guilin affirmed the positive efforts made by state-owned enterprises in the Beijing Central Enterprise and the municipal state-owned enterprises in the aging industry, and encouraged enterprises to strengthen innovation, investment, and the promotion, so as to earnestly assume social responsibility for the people's livelihood, especially the leading contributions in the aging industry.
Lin Bin, Deputy Director of our expo paid a visit to the sited survey on the morning of November 10th and exhibition area of Japanese boutique to experience its convenient and comfortable aging products. Deputy Director, Lin Bin said that we need to strengthen the international cooperation of the Aging Expo Association, more accurately connect the international advanced products with the existing exhibition platform, make full use of the long-term advantages of the Beijing Aging Products Exhibition Center, and truly achieve the goal of benefiting the aging in China from international advanced products. Chai Yingjie, Wang Lidong, Deputy Director of our center, Song Jie, assistant of general manager from Beijing elderly products display center also accompanied this investigation.
Aging Expo is another newly developed exhibition project of our center. Since 2016, when we participated in the organization of the Beijing Aging Products Exhibition Center, with much attention and direct leadership of leaders at the association, we have maintained contact and actively acted with the municipal association for the aging. This year, we participated in the theme exhibition area of the 7th Aging Expo. Next year, I will participate in the hosting the 8th Aging Expo together with the Aging Industry Expo, so as to fully play the advantages of our international trade and economic promotion resources. We will strive to build the Aging Expo into a brand event for the Chinese aging industry and an internationally renowned window platform for the Chinese aging industry based on much experience in the organization of professional exhibition and through innovative strategy, planning in advance, and overall plot.
(Written by: Liu Yi; photographed by: Chai Yingjie and Liu Yi)
November 12, 2018