By 2016, the total number of museums in China has reached 4,692, including 3,582 state-owned museums and 1,110 non-state-owned museums. In recent years, the national museum has held more than 20,000 exhibitions each year and visitors have reached 700 million people. Being an important space to collect, safeguard, research and display cultural relics and works of art, museum accommodates cultural communications and exchanges from home and abroad, it is particularly important to explore museum of the future development road.
“3rd China Museum Industry Innovation Summit” will be held on January 25th-26th, 2018 in Shanghai, China. The summit serves as an international platform for domestic and foreign government officers, industry associations, museums and technology suppliers to discuss the strategy of global digital museum, and exchange the trend of intelligent and creative museum in China, while sharing the professional technology involved in the construction and operation of the museum.