The merge of information and industry will be mainly realized in the promotion of manufacturing in China, according to Zhou Hongren, vice director of the Advisory Committee for State Information (ACSI).
gave a presentation on the merge of informationization and industrialization at The China Computer World CEO&CIO Summit 2008 on December 6.
said China's manufacturing, although large in scale, lacked of some core technologies for development and digitalized and intellectualized equipment would be able to help Chinese enterprises reform.
said the aim for China to merge informationization and industrialization were to recast and update traditional industries, promote emerging industries under the condition of informationization, and set up new a economic and industrial system.
called on Chinese enterprises to improve productivity and competitive strength by adopting informationized methods to improve their research and development ability, and raise products' technological and intellectual standards.