May 8, 2021
Time: 8:30-10:30 a.m., May 8
Venue: Nanyang Public Service Center
Leaders and honored guests present: state leaders (Vice Chairman of the Standing Committee of the People’s Congress or Vice Chairman of CPPCC), relevant leaders and experts from State Forestry and Grassland Administration, Henan Provincial People’s Government, World Federation of Rose Societies, Chinese Rose Society, others in charge of forestry and grassland from different provinces, cities and districts, and leaders from rose cities and Nanyang government.
Special participants: leaders from counties, municipalities, districts and municipal units, representatives from exhibiting cities, principals from famous rose enterprises, model workers, advanced workers, construction enterprises, youth volunteers, representative teams from Nanyang Municipal Forestry Bureau, Nanyang Municipal Urban Management Bureau, Wolong District, Urban-Rural Integration Demonstration Area and relevant news media journalists.
III. Main Agenda
Publicity films of Nanyang and the 1st World Rose Expo is looped before the ceremony, introducing bilingually or with English captions on the LED screen the information about the rose expo (background of the theme commonweal activities of Green Tour to China, participating countries, exhibiting cities and projects, etc.) and leaders and honored guests present (with live broadcasting of the convention on the LED screen in the middle of the stage).
Agenda (about 120 mins)
Vice Secretary of Nanyang Municipal Party Committee and Mayor of Nanyang Municipal Government Huo Haosheng hosts the opening ceremony.
1. Publicity films of the 1st World Rose Expo, 2021
2. Address of Secratory of Nanyang Municipal Party Committee Zhang Wenshen
3. Address of President of Chinese Rose Society, Zhang Zuoshuang
4. Address of WFRS President Henrianne de Briey
5. Address of the leader from Henan Province
6. Address of the leader from State Forestry and Grassland Administration leader
7. “Green Tour to China” Flag Awarded by the leader from State Forestry and Grassland Administration leader to the leader of Nanyang Municipality
8. Mayors of rose cities reading “Nanyang Declaration” after Liu Jin, the actor of the first Premier Zhou Enlai and image representative of “Green China”
9. Leaders from State Forestry and Grassland Administration, World Federation of Rose Societies, China Flower Association, Chinese Rose Society, Henan Province and Nanyang Municipality jointly launching the Launching Ceremony of Green Tour to China—Beautiful Nanyang & the Opening Ceremony of the 1st World Rose Expo
10. The leader from Nanyang Municipality declaring the beginning of “Beautiful Nanyang” Rose Carnival Float Tour and Performance
Leaders and guests present showed around Nanyang World Grand Rose Garden by staff members (about 1 hour) after the ceremony