The 7th DIA China Annual Meeting: "Innovation and Convergence - Building a Sustainable R&D Ecosystem" will be held at Shanghai International Convention Center (SHICC) on May 24-27, 2015. This is the largest multidisciplinary event DIA has in Asia, bringing together a global network of professionals to foster innovation and promote convergence in building a sustainable R&D ecosystem. This will lead to the accelerated development of safe and effective medical products and therapies for patients. The 7th DIA China Annual Meeting provides a great platform and excellent networking opportunities to share knowledge, experiences, successes, and solutions, and to build new relationships. In particular, DIA China 2015 will make a conscious effort to address the needs of domestic drug companies with global aspiration and to approach medical product development from a multidisciplinary perspective.