China will hold the seventh World
Internet Conference in November in the river town of Wuzhen in the
eastern province of Zhejiang, the Cyberspace Administration of China
(CAC) told a press conference on Monday.
conference will run from Nov. 23 to 24, with the theme of "digital
empowerment to create a better future: jointly build a community of
shared future in cyberspace," said Zhao Zeliang, deputy director of the
CAC, at the press conference in Beijing.
on artificial intelligence, cloud computing, big data, 5G, the
industrial internet, cybersecurity, and e-business, the conference will
have one main forum, five sub-forums, and other activities both online
The conference will also
release the World Internet Development Report 2020 and the China
Internet Development Report 2020, said Zhao.
said it is more important to uphold the vision of a community of a
shared future in cyberspace and strive to promote the development of
global cyberspace in a more inclusive, balanced, and win-win direction
against the backdrop of COVID-19 which has profoundly changed the
international situation, Zhao added.