The IoT Market Potential
One of Asia’s fastest growing economies, the Philippines is becoming an emerging tech ecosystem in the region. The country’s economic growth is expected to remain stable and robust, maintaining between 7% – 8% for the next 3 years as a result of strong public investments.
EGMP was launched by the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) as a blueprint to establish a digitised government. It aims to provide more efficient and cost-effective public services to citizens and businesses by optimising government operations through improving inter-governmental coordination, streamlining procedures, enhancing the government workforce’s ICT capacity, and engaging citizens.
In 2019, a budget of PHP 1.4 billion (US$ 28.1 million) was allocated to implement the Free Public WIFI program. With 3,000 sites currently operational, DICT targets to install a total of 8,073 operational live sites by the end of 2019. The ICT sector is set to be the top investment contributor in the Philippines in 2019 rising from PHP 340 million (US$ 6.5 million) to PHP 308.8 billion (US$ 5.8 billion).
The 37th edition of Asia IoT Business Platform will be held in Manila on 22–23 July 2020.
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2019 Advisory Board
The Advisory Board is made up of key IoT stakeholders from the public and private sectors and across the IoT supply chain. The esteemed Advisory Board advises on the content, themes, objectives and speakers for the conference to ensure content presented is highly relevant and cutting-edge, offering guidance into overall program development.
This year’s Asia IoT Business Platform programs focused on concrete discussions between IoT solutions providers and end users to address key challenges and pain points in implementing IoT in businesses. Esteemed speakers from across different industries will be providing insights on issues, challenges, as well as the latest developments in the IoT landscape in the Philippines.
Sponsorship & Exhibitions Opportunities
Asia IoT Business Platform is a dynamic business program that helps you to understand more about the enterprise IoT market in the Philippines as well as the needs and challenges of your prospective clients and partners. Leverage the program to establish important connections for your business development in Philippines.
2019 Participant Snapshot
The 30th edition of Asia IoT Business Platform in Philippines brought over 300 senior stakeholders from government, telecommunications, manufacturing, logistics, transportation, healthcare, finance, and other relevant sectors to explore the possibility of adopting IoT solutions for business efficiency.