COMPUTEX, the leading global ICT show with a complete supply chain, will feature the latest innovative technologies comprising the Internet of Things (IoT) and other smart applications at its new SmarTEX exhibit and throughout COMPUTEX 2016, taking place May 31 to June 4 in Taipei.
At SmarTEX, attendees will find solutions in a wide variety of information and communications technology (ICT) categories, including the latest and most advanced IoT applications available in security, smart home and entertainment, 3D printing, wearables, and automotive electronics. SmarTEX—along with InnoVEX for startups and iStyle for business solutions—is one of COMPUTEX’s three new exhibits for 2016, created to reflect current ICT industry trends in smart IoT applications, innovation in IoT, and IoT solutions for business.
“The Internet of Things is definitely the most dynamic, exciting, and potentially rewarding force in tech, and SmarTEX provides a unique opportunity for representatives of regional and global businesses to discoverer the latest innovations in IoT, build new partnerships, and recognize their ideal positioning in the IoT ecosystem,” said Walter Yeh, executive vice president of the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA), the organizer of COMPUTEX. “Nearly 160 companies in SmarTEX will be showcasing new and groundbreaking smart technologies that already influence our lives today, but will have an even greater impact in the future.”
Among the COMPUTEX exhibitors this year are industry leaders both upstream and downstream involved in designing, developing, and delivering IoT solutions for:
- IoT Products (Siemens, ABB, Intel, Microsoft, ARM, Mercedes-Benz and NXP)
- Home Security (ThroughTek and BeSeye Cloud Security)
- SmartHome & Entertainment (Tatung Company, Askey Computer, Brinno, Acer, Asus, and DDTMAP Technology)
- Wearable Technology (ROHM Semiconductor)
- Automotive Electronics (MiTAC, E-LEAD Electronics and Mercedes-Benz)
- 3D Printing (XYZ Printing)
- Comprehensive Smart Solutions (Thunder Tiger, StudyFun Technology, ESER Healthcare Digital Technology, and Tatung Technology)
SmarTEX participants are at the forefront of an IoT market that Gartner, Inc. suggests will grow more than 35 percent annually until 2020, when the research firm estimates more than 21 billion devices will be connected.
SmarTEX at COMPUTEX will take place in Exhibition Hall 1 of the Taipei World Trade Center. Exhibitors will include a broad spectrum of international suppliers, distributors, system integrators, and manufacturing companies. For more information, please visit www.computextaipei.com.tw.
About COMPUTEX TAIPEI (known as COMPUTEX):
Established in 1981, COMPUTEX is the leading global ICT show with a complete supply chain. Co-organized by the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) and the Taipei Computer Association (TCA), COMPUTEX, in the heart of Taiwan’s ICT cluster, covers the whole spectrum of ICT from upstream components-manufacturing all the way to system assembly and IoT applications. With over a third of the world’s computing devices made by Taiwanese companies, Taiwan is a strategic destination for buyers looking for partners in Internet computing ecosystems. Follow COMPUTEX on its website at www.computextaipei.com.tw and on Twitter @computex_taipei using the hashtag #COMPUTEX.
TAITRA, the Taiwan External Trade Development Council, organized 36 exhibitions in 2015. A total of 11,475 international and local exhibitors participated, occupying 32,982 booth spaces and visited by 82,939 international visitors.