Yangtze River Daily-Yangtze River Network November 1 (Reporter Wang Xue) On November 1, the 2019 Wuhan Design Day and the Fifth Wuhan Design Biennale opened in Qingdao Lupinghe Packaging Factory. Zhou Xianwang, Deputy Secretary of Wuhan Municipal Party Committee and Mayor attended the opening ceremony and delivered a speech.
Cima Julie Gu Rong, UNESCO Cultural Officer in Beijing, Zhou Jiagui, Deputy Secretary-General of the Chinese Commission for UNESCO, Gui Yonghua, Consul General of France in Han, and Feng Haoxian, Director of the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office in Wuhan . The French Ambassador of Saint-Etienne, Design Capital Ambassador Rosiana Frank, former Chairman of the International Design Federation David Graceman, Chinese Academy of Engineering foreign academician, American Academy of Engineering Deng Wenzhong delivered speeches.
The Wuhan Design Day event, held for the first time this year, focuses on the fine works of Wuhan in the fields of engineering, fashion, and transportation. The Wuhan Design Biennial was held in November 2011 and is the largest and highest-profile design exhibition in Wuhan.
Zhou Xianwang first extended a warm welcome to the guests. He said that design is an extension of creativity, a display of art, and refinement is the temperament of the city and the quality of life. This event will focus on the improvement of urban beauty and temperament brought about by creative design. It is a grand international design carnival. It will accelerate the development of creative design industry in Wuhan, create a design culture, exhibition and cultural brand, and enhance the level of refined Wuhan construction. Has an important role. Wuhan will take this as an opportunity to accelerate the development of creative design industry, deeply integrate into the global creative city network, and promote the deep integration of creative design and industrial development, urban construction, citizen participation and global governance, so that the global creative city network will be further enhanced by the addition of Wuhan Wonderful, make Wuhan city image more attractive with creative design.
At the opening ceremony, the reconstruction project of Pinghe Packaging Plant was awarded the "2019 Asia-Pacific Cultural Heritage Protection Honor Award" certificate.
City leaders Zhang Shihua and Zhang Wentong, director of the Yangtze River New Town Management Committee Wang Wei, and city government secretary-general Chen Jinchao attended the event.