On February 28, 2012, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology Research Institute (MIIT) of China Electronic Information Industry Development (CCID) hosted the 2012 China IT Market Annual Conference at the Shangri-La Hotel in Beijing. Great Wall Computer, due to their outstanding performance in the past year, won 4 awards namely: "2011-2012 Strategic Emerging Industries Innovation Model Enterprise", "2011-2012 China Energy Market Innovative Product Award", "2011-2012 China Display Market Innovation Award" and "2011-2012 China's New Energy Market innovative Product Award"; thus emerging as of the top companies in the conference.
The theme for this year’s conference is "12th Five Year Plan and its Application and Impact to Emerging Strategic Industries”. The event was attended by experts in the field of IT including Deputy Minister Su Bo, Wu He Quan from Chinese Engineering Academy, Dean LuoWen from the China Electronic Information Industry Development Institute and MIIT leaders.
More than 1,500 people, comprising of regional city representatives, industry experts, investment banks, business leaders and industry players, gathered together to explore opportunities for the development of strategic emerging industries and to promote China's economic structural transformation and progress. The conference also focused on the development of China's IT industry. Published research reports were discussed by business industry leaders and business trends and financial data were shared by the investors.