——A Perfect Combination of Professional Forum and Characteristic Fair
At 9AM on November 5th, the 7th Jiangsu Green Building International Forum, which followed the theme of “comprehensively promoting the development of green building and facilitating the innovation and progress in related technologies”, grandly opened at Nanjing International Expo Center together with Jiangsu Building Fair which strives to become the “preferred platform of the solutions to sustainable construction”. The forum and fair are jointly organized by Jiangsu Provincial Department of Housing and Urban-Rural Development, Nanjing Municipal People’s Government and Science & Technology and Industrialization Development Center of Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development of the People’s Republic of China . Many distinguished guests attended the opening ceremony, including leaders of Jiangsu, Nanjing and related associations, as well as some business representatives.
Lu Bing, Deputy Mayor of Nanjing Municipal People’s Government, and Zhou Lan, Director of Jiangsu Provincial Department of Housing and Urban-Rural Development, both ardently addressed the audience. Lu Bing, Deputy Mayor of Nanjing Municipal People’s Government, said in his speech, “With the galloping progress of urbanization in China, it has become an important social subject to promote the sustainable development of city construction and build a environmental-friendly and ecologically harmonious home. The 7th Jiangsu Green Building International Forum and Jiangsu Building Fair can present Nanjing building industry with advanced foreign material, workmanship and experiences in designing as well as strengthen exchanges within the business.”
After the opening ceremony, they visited the exhibition halls and gave some instructions on the key fields such as building industrialization, green building designing, refrigeration equipment, heating equipment, sunshade of windows and doors as well as green building materials. They also inspected Hexi Ecological New Town and the Youth Olympic Project.
The 7th Jiangsu Green Building International Forum attracted numerous top guns in the business to share the latest technologies and trends. After the main forum, five green building-themed sub-forums were held, including: “Green Building Sub-Forum”, “Green Ecological Cities Sub-Forum”, “Smart City and Intelligent Building Sub-Forum”, “Doors and Windows Shading Technology Forum” and “Building Industrial Modernization Sub-Forum”. Supplementary to each other, they echoed with the Jiangsu Building Fair and effectively integrated product exhibition and technology exploration.
During the main forum, Lai Ming (Twelfth Standing Committee of the CPPCC National Committee, Deputy Director of Committee for Handling Proposals, Vice-chairman of Jiusan Society) briefly elaborated the situation of domestic green building industry in his speech titled “Promoting the Construction of Ecological City by Popularizing Green Building”. He pointed out that green building is fundamental in the construction of ecological city and clarified the direction of construction planning. Xiao Xuwen (Member of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, General Consulting Engineer of the Technology Center of China State Construction Engineering Corporation) reported on “green construction” with profundity and an easy-to-understand approach, which benefited the audience a lot. Under the subject of “The Top-level Design of Energy-saving Policies in Chinese Building Industry”, Liang Junqiang (Deputy Director of Science & Technology and Industrialization Development Center of Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development of the People’s Republic of China) offered some advice on the designing of building energy conservation and the development trend in the business.
2014 Jiangsu Building Fair opened at the same time with an exhibition area of 13,000 m2, which is a 30% increase compared with last year. More than 200 exhibitors from home and abroad came to the fair, which is a 25% increase compared with last year. The fair mainly comprised the planning and designing of green building, building industrialization and integrated building, heat ventilation and air-conditioning, LED energy-efficient lighting, photovoltaic and relevant parts, energy-saving windows, doors and sunshades, curtain wall, air purification, and intelligent residence etc..
This fair chose the most significant five sections of green building and divided the exhibition into five theme zones, which were the Designing of Green Building, the Construction Industrialization, the Technology of Heat Ventilation and Air-conditioning, the Sunshade Technology of Windows and Doors, as well as the Green Building Material.
1. In the Exhibition Area of the Designing of Green Building, East China Architectural Design & Research Institute, Yangtze River Urban Architectural Design Center, Shenzhen Z&F Theatre Construction CO.,LTD., Nanjing City&Town Architecture Design & Consultants CO.,LTD., Nanjing Higrade Architecture & Landscape Design Institute, and some other famous corporations presented their construction systems of green building. The Industrialized Residence and Building Industry Institute of Southeast University showed on site the system of prefabricated parts. These leading institutes in East China and Jiangsu Green Building Industry brought us a lot of experiences and cases, which made the fair the best platform for the business exchanges.
2. Construction industrialization is a vital entry point of green building and energy-saving construction, which features energy conservation, green construction and efficiency use of resources. Yuanda Architecture, Longxin Construction, Yuanda Corporation, Zhongnan Construction, LeeDeer Green Building as well as Shanghai-Nanjing Steel Machine all brought with them mature technologies, which made Jiangsu Building Fair one of the most essential fairs in Jiangsu construction industrialization.
3. In the Exhibition Area of the Technology of Heat Ventilation and Air-conditioning, Daikin, Hailin, Nanjing Youneng, Fengshen Air-conditioning, Fullshare Energy, Schneider, COEC System, Hongyuan Thermal Energy, Elival, HOSJOY, Yonggao, Haier, Midea and Samsung all presented their new technologies and products which, as the largest energy-consuming section in building operation, will immensely help Jiangsu green building to reach the “all-star” level.
4. In the Exhibition Area of the Sunshade Technology of Windows and Doors, Wuyue, Baotong Door, Hanxiang, Meitian, Dooya, Tianchang, Zhongcheng, Classic, Gaoke, WLS and Golden Lily showed the products of window and door shading and their applications in green building, which was a highlight of the fair.
5. In the Exhibition Area of Green Building Material, many well-known companies in the business showed up, including BeiLiDa New Material, CSC, Dongpeng Ceramic Curtain Wall, SuoGe Top-grade Locks, IMPRESS, CHUANGYIJIA LIGHTING, HENGAN, Tangmu, Kaimeng etc. As an essential part of green building, environmental-friendly and energy-saving building material made Jiangsu Building Fair more closer to practice.
Apart from the 7th Jiangsu Green Building International Forum, “Building Environment Application Forum and Nanjing Civil Construction Society HVAC Branch Annual Meeting” and “2014 Building Energy Conservation Service Speciality Committee of China Building Energy Conservation Association and Green Hospital Building Forum” were also held on the opening day. Professionals and practitioners were all present to share the latest technologies and business trends.
The 7th Jiangsu Green Building International Forum and Jiangsu Building Fair also coincidentally witnessed the 20th year of Baden-Württemberg and Jiangsu being in a friendly relationship. The forum and fair shall have a great future with the prospect of Jiangsu green building industry and the immense support from the government, associations and related departments. The interactive mode of integrating forum and fair has built a high-quality platform for exchanges and cooperations, which will contribute to the construction of an ecological, green and livable Jiangsu.