IoT Expo, World Congress on Information Technology 2017 (WCIT)
The inaugural IoT Expo was held in 2016 in Taipei at the Hua Nan Bank International Conference Center. It was attended by over 1,100 global delegates, representing Taiwan, China, India, Korea, Japan, Hong Kong, Thailand, Philippines Singapore, Malaysia, and more.. Topics that we discussed ranged from Smart City and retail, to manufacturing and Industrial IoT solutions. More than 70 keynotes and 33 IoT IoT applications were showcased.
This year, the IoT Expo will be held in conjunction with the World Congress on Information Technology 2017 (WCIT 2017), with support from Taiwan’s Ministry of Economic Affairs and the Industry Development Bureau (IDB). The IoT Expo is co-hosted by Microsoft and Asia IoT Business Platform and the event will bring together key stakeholders from across the IoT value chain, with a strong focus on enterprise solutions.
WCIT was first held in 1978 by World Information Technology & Services Alliance (WITSA), which comprises more than 80 members and represents 90% of the global ICT market. WCIT is recognised as the premier international IT forum, where more than 2,500 visionaries, captains of industry, government leaders, and academiccs, are brought together to discuss topics ranging from emerging markets and technologies, to legal and policy issues.
WCIT 2017 is organised by IDB. This is the second time that Taiwan is hosting WCIT, with the first being in 2000. It aims t help Taiwan’s local technology community known globally, and increase foreign investment in both hardware and software development.
The IoT Expo, which is co-hosted by Microsoft and Asia IoT Business Platform will be held on 10 – 13 September 2017 in Taipei, Taiwan.
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The WCIT 2017 will bring more than 50,000 global visitors on a single platform. Hear from international presenters on the growing IoT opportunities globally, share insights and company expertise, invite clients to share successful case studies, or moderate or be part of panel discussions with other thought leaders and peers.
Sponsorship & Exhibitions Opportunities
Leverage the program to establish important connections for your business development in the region.
The IoT Expo will witness thousands of global delegates from across the globe convening on a single platform to learn about the latest IoT technologies and developments in the region. leverage the platform and engage with potential buyers and partners for your business development.