The “2018 China (Nanjing) BeiDou Satellite Navigation Application Expo & BeiDou Summit Forum”will be held on November 30th-December 2nd in Nanjing due to its unique geographic position. It will not only display the satellite navigation and communication technologies and products, but also show the smart city related technologies like : IoT, cloud computing, Big Data…Besides, you will see how these latest technologies work on smart city industry and successful solutions. It will be a great face-face exchange platform for attendees from home and abroad to develop international business cooperation and to display new technologies.
BeiDou Navigation Satellite System(BDS), combining navigation with communication functions, has been a national key strategy, an important military-civil industry support, and a business card of China conforming to “The Belt and Road”initiative. During the 13th Five-Year Plan period, China introduced many related documents to support the development of satellite navigation industry.
According to The Medium and Long term Development of the National Satellite Navigation Industry, one of the three trends for GNSS industry is to transfer the single market of navigation applications into a market of integration applications of navigation, communications, IoT and other information technologies.
GNSS, communications, IoT, cloud computing and so on, as important information technologies, are rapidly promoting the progress of modernization, and making the smart city a reality .