2018 APAC Summit, Shenzhen, China

2018 TIA APAC Summit

ICT Quality in the 5G Era

The new-generation ICT technology represented by cloud computing, big data, and artificial intelligence has become one of the most active areas of innovation, and is an important engine that drives social and economic transformation and upgrading. In the context of continuous network evolution, technological innovation and upgrading, and increasingly rich applications, ICT technology is infiltrating into all walks of life, accelerating the integration and development of the economy. ICT is not just a technical term. It has become an increasingly important part of our lives. In the 5G era of the Internet of Things, what challenges will the quality management of the ICT industry face? What kind of solutions? The answer is at the upcoming 2018 TIA Asia-Pacific Summit. 

In partnership with Shenzhen Association for Quality, the 2018 TIA Asia-Pacific Summit is an international exchange conference. This summit will bring together global ICT industry companies including Nokia, Huawei, ZTE, Fujitsu, and ADVA Optical; TL 9000 senior experts; and the Hong Kong Quality Assurance Agency, Wantai certification, SGS, TUV, and other well-known institutions in the industry.

Topics of this summit will include:

● How to achieve quality assurance in the context of big data and the cloud;
● How to achieve quality assurance in the ICT industry marketing process;
● How to introduce the supply chain to the TL 9000 standard;
● The impact of 5G on the blockchain;
● Telecom operators' expectations and requirements for the 5G era;
● Agile business and rapid response in the 5G era;
● TL 9000 standard Chinese version released;
● TL 9000 / MEID Workshop

Agenda at a Glance:

Tuesday May 22
14:00   China Hub Executive Meeting (by Invitation Only)
19:30   Executive Dinner (by Invitation Only)

Wednesday May 23
9:00     APAC Summit General Session
17:00   Networking Reception

Thursday May 24
9:30     Workshop – TL 9000
14:00   Workshop – MEID and other TIA Programs

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Registration Fees       **Early Bird Pricing Runs through April 30th

Member:                    880 CNY            approximately $140 USD
Non-Member:            1280 CNY            approximately $200 USD

After May 1st

Member:                    1080 CNY            approximately $170 USD
Non-Member:            1680 CNY            approximately $265 USD



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Hotel Information

Sheraton Shenzhen Futian Hotel
Great China International Exchange Square,
Fuhua Road, Futian District,
Shenzhen, Guangdong 518048 China
Phone: (86)(755) 8383 8888

Hotel website

Hotel Overview:
Situated in the heart of Shenzhen’s business and shopping district, Sheraton Shenzhen Futian Hotel offers well-appointed rooms and suites with numerous amenities and services and a diverse range of stylish restaurants. It is directly accessible by MTR, only five minutes’ walk from Shenzhen Convention & Exhibition Center, 10 minites walk from Futian Station and 10 minutes’ drive from Futian Checkpoint. Staying with us is the easiest way to discover the glamour of Shenzhen.

Your reservation allows us to continue to produce world-class events at an affordable price. Your room reservation includes:
- One Breakfast
- VAT & Taxes
- Complimentary guest room internet
- Rates available 1 day prior and 1 day after the meeting dates

Online reservations:
Please reserve your room through the online reservation link below by the hotel cutoff deadline of April 30, 2018. Reservations after guarantee date are subject to availability and current published rate.

Reservation Link

Room Rates:

QuEST Forum has reserved a block of rooms at a discounted rate and attendees are encourage to stay at the host hotel to support the conference.
1300 CNY, single/double (including breakfast and applicable VAT and taxes) – around $200 USD

Cancellation Policy:  If you wish to cancel, please do so before May 9 to avoid cancellation penalties.

Early Arrival Policy: Early check-ins cannot be guaranteed but will be accommodated based on availability. To guarantee a check-in before 3:00 p.m., we recommend that you reserve your room for the previous night. A fee of up to 100% of your confirmed room rate may apply for arrivals before 3:00 p.m.

Check-In: 3:00 p.m.  Checkout: Noon

Please Note: Conference attendees are responsible for making their own room reservations and are encouraged to stay at the conference hotel and take advantage of the TIA discounted room rate and support the conference.

If you have additional questions regarding the hotel or reservations, please contact Donna Reed, DReed@TIAonline.org.