Hangzhou, the capital of Zhejiang Province, is a famous city in history and culture. Located in the southern wing of the Yangtze (Changjiang) River Delta, western tip of the Hangzhou Bay, it is the crossing point of the extension of “Silk Road Economic Belt” and “21st Century Maritime Silk Road”. At the year-end of 2019, Hangzhou boasts a permanent resident population of 10.36 million. Hangzhou is also one of the most famous tourist destinations in China with the beautiful scenery featured with a perfect blending of hill and water, lake and town. Three UNESCO World Heritages, West Lake, The Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal and Archaeological Ruins of Liangzhu City, were named. Hangzhou is also renowned as “Home of Silk”, “Paradise on Earth”, “Tea Capital”, “Town of Fish and Rice”. We expect that all attendees will enjoy the stay in Hangzhou during the conference. The world’s longest cannel known as the Great Cannel winds through the city as well as the Qiantang river which is noted for the magnificent view of tidal rush.
Hangzhou has a subtropical monsoon climate with four distinct seasons. It is warm and humid with sufficient sunshine and plentiful rainfall. The average annual temperature is 17.8℃, the average relative humidity 70.3%, the annual rainfall 1,454 mm and the annual sunshine time 1,765 hours.
For more information, please see http://eng.hangzhou.gov.cn/.