Welcome to CIFTIS 2020

World Winter Sports (Beijing) Expo

World Winter Sports (Beijing) Expo, WWSE 2020 for short, is a brand of ice and snow industry jointly sponsored by the Beijing Olympic City Development Association and the International Data Group, and jointly organized and created by the Association of International Olympic Winter Sports Federations (AIOWF) and 7 international winter sports federations. It has been held in Beijing since 2016, obtains the support of the Beijing Organizing Committee for the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, the Chinese Olympic Committee and the All-China Sports Federation, and has currently become the first largest and most authoritative show of ice and snow industry in the world.

Introduction of WWSE

Gao Yunchao, the Deputy Director of Beijing Olympic City Development Center, introduces the preparation of WWSE 2020:

The WWSE 2020 will be held in the China National Convention Center in early September. Under the premise of maintaining the consistent mode of “internationalization, marketization and professionalization”, it will highlight the importance of ice and snow industry in the modern global trade in services by taking the preparation of the event as an opportunity and conceiving “Realize the connection with international winter sports resources & Promote the development of China’s ice and snow industry” as the purpose, promoting the integrative development of international sports, science and technology, cultural tourism and health industry.

WWSE will be held in Beijing every year, starting from 2016. After 4 years of development, it has become the global sports event of ice and snow industry of a certain scale, high degree of internationalization, strong authority, high degree of professionalization and high participation degree of the masses.

Currently, the preparations of WWSE 2020 go smoothly with the strong support of the Beijing Organizing Committee for the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, the Chinese Olympic Committee and the All-China Sports Federation. Next, I would like to introduce the main activities and highlights of the event of this year:

First is to fully support the China International Fair for Trade in Services (CIFTIS). The significant difference of WWSE 2020 from previous events is that it is to be co-organized with CIFTIS. To better promote CIFTIS and expand its scale effect, the WWSE 2020 plans to set exhibition and display areas in the China National Convention Center and its surrounding area, and hold more than 20 supporting activities such as international forums, industry conferences and many transaction negotiation meetings. It plans to invite more than 260 guest speakers to participate. It is expected that over 500 brands from more than 20 countries will join the exhibition, of which international brands account for 50%, nearly 25,000 representatives of professional organizations will present for negotiations, the audience attendance will reach 200,000 person-times, and more than 600 media will follow up and report the event for the whole process.

Exhibition in Picturesmore

World Winter Sports (Beijing) Expo 2020