The Shanghai Digital Innovation Conference 2022 was held online on August 1 despite the sporadic resurgence of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Putuo plans to focus on digital innovation and cybersecurity with preferential policies, best service and environment for enterprises, institutions, teams and individuals to accelerate the development of the sector, Jiang Dongdong, Party secretary of district, said during the conference.
A cybersecurity industrial park, with a total land area of 2.89 square kilometers, has been approved to be set up in Putuo.
The online conference attracted around 20,000 audiences with its broadcast drawing 700,000 viewership. The conference was held in Beijing and Shanghai jointly with the Internet Security Conference (ISC) 2022.
A new logo for the Shanghai Digital Innovation Conference was also unveiled.
The conference was co-hosted by the Shanghai Municipal Commission of Economy and Information Technology, the Shanghai Municipal Science and Technology Commission, the Shanghai Municipal Internet Information Office, the Putuo District Government and the ISC platform.