Hunan Attends MAGLEV 2018 and Extends 2020 Invitations
The MAGLEV 2018 was held in St. Petersburg, Russia, from September 5 to 8. A dozen of Hunan representatives, from the Hunan Rail Transit Holding Group, the Hunan Maglev Group, the CRRC Zhuzhou Locomotive Co., Ltd., the Hunan Provincial Communications Planning, Survey & Design Institute, and the China Railway Eryuan Engineering Group Changsha Branch, attended. The Hunan Magnetic Levitation Technology Researcher Center published 10 papers, and displayed 6 posters at the conference. It demonstrated Hunan’s recent progress and achievements in maglev technological research and innovation, and Hunan’s complete maglev industrial chain development.
More than 300 engineers, experts, and officials from over 20 countries attended the conference, including China, Russia, Japan, Germany, South Korea, USA, Brazil, Italy, Portugal, Spain, the Netherlands, India, Morocco, Australia, Israel, and Poland. There were 78 seminars held focusing on up-to-date maglev research, and maglev transportation solutions.
Hunan representatives at the MAGLEV 2018.
The MAGLEV 2020 will be held in Changsha, Hunan. Hunan Provincial People’s Government Vice Secretary General Yi Jialiang, Hunan State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission Deputy Director Yang Ping, Hunan Magnetic Levitation Technology Researcher Center Director Wang Wuliang attended the conference. They represent Hunan to take over the hosting right. At the closing ceremony on September 5, Yi briefed the attendees about Hunan and its maglev industry, and invited the maglev peers all over the world to Hunan for the MAGLEV 2020.
Hunan Provincial People’s Government Vice Secretary General Yi Jialiang delivers a speech at the conference.