Global Internet Competition of “Straight to Wuzhen”, an important part of the World Internet Conference, is a year-long global event for the advance of the digital economy. By exploring new technologies, models and business forms of the Internet, the Competition is a key platform for cooperation on Internet projects, technologies, talents and investment between Chinese and global companies. The Competition is committed to promoting global Internet cooperation and innovation, unleashing entrepreneurship of Internet start-ups, and attracting more Internet talents. Through precise matchmaking of global resources in the Internet industry, the Competition has made its contribution to the common prosperity and co-governance of the Internet and the rapid development of the digital economy.
During the preliminary online competition, global contestants are encouraged to apply online with their projects. According to current circumstances and local conditions, the regional (industrial) intermediary competition will be held focusing on certain hot topics in selected industrial segments. The semifinal will be organized in the form of onsite roadshow plus cloud roadshow, with synchronized online live broadcasting. The final will be held during the World Internet Conference. Such events as exclusive seminars for investors and meetings with the Internet celebrities will be hosted to facilitate precise matchmaking of global Internet elements and drive industrial innovation.