The Guiyang-Guian Technology Innovation Center for Big Data was unveiled at Guizhou University in Guiyang, capital of Southwest China's Guizhou province, on Feb 23.
The mountainous province of Guizhou in Southwest China has become a pioneer in China's big data industry, standing as one of the regions with the biggest number of superlarge data centers globally.
The China International Big Data Industry Expo 2023 (Big Data Expo 2023) is set to be held in Guiyang, capital of Southwest China's Guizhou province, from May 26 to 28, according to a news conference held in Beijing on Feb 20.
Guizhou Medical University in Guiyang, capital of Southwest China's Guizhou province, was recently approved to start construction on a Guizhou provincial big data talent training base.
In 2022, big data departments in Guiyang and Guian New Area in Southwest China's Guizhou province were devoted to the construction of a core area of the digital economy development innovation zone, and saw their digital economies account for more than 44 percent of Guiyang's GDP.
According to the Big Data Development Administration of Guizhou Province, big data investment by Southwest China's Guizhou province reached 20.54 billion yuan ($3.02 billion) in 2022, a year-on-year increase of 30.35 percent.