Smart Factory Kunshan is an open IIoT technology hub for demonstration, integration, development and marketing of Industry 4.0 technologies. Embedded into the unique real-life production environment of Startup Factory in China, one of the biggest business incubators for SMEs in production worldwide, we have a clear focus on the needs of SMEs. Our smart factory concept enables both, Western and Chinese companies, to bring their technology to market and become part of a multifaceted ecosystem integrating demonstration, research, events, industrial testbeds, application center, digital qualification and training.
Under the patronage of Germany‘s Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy, Smart Factory Kunshan is a joint venture of Startup Factory with Kunshan City Government established in 2017, supported by digitalization expert IoT ONE, and aims to create the largest Sino-Foreign Industry 4.0 demonstration and integration factory in China.
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Showcasing and testing technology in real production conditions while protecting intellectual property can provide effective support for the realization of the business potential of German SMEs in China. The new Smart Factory will be an asset for Zhangpu County, Kunshan, the Yangtse Delta and whole China.
Matthias Machnig, State Secretary in the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy from October 2014 to April 2018