COMPUTEX 2019 to Play a Key Role in Digital Transformation

 Publish Date :2018/10/03

Asia’s leading B2B trade show, COMPUTEX TAIPEI will return from May 28 to June 1 of 2019. The co-organizer, Taipei Computer Association (TCA) stated that Nangang Exhibition Hall 2 will be included as the exhibition venue for the first time in 2019. Since the beginning of the registration period on September 17, hundreds of Taiwanese companies have applied to exhibit for COMPUTEX. Many of the exhibitors will add new applications and solutions following the global trend on technology and new opportunities in digital transformation services.

2018 Global Digital Transformation Spending to Exceed USD 1 Trillion

According to a report from IDC (International Data Corporation),the global spending on digital transformation in 2017 reached USD 958 Billion. This number is expected to grow at a rate of 16.8% in 2018, bringing the value to over USD 1.1 Trillion. Most of the spending will be in production and manufacturing which are predicted to exceed USD 333 Billion and smart manufacturing leading in the expenditures.

TCA stated that many of the exhibitors who have registered for COMPUTEX 2019 will feature: industrial IoT devices, smart retail products & solutions, e-sports products, high end GPU, along with related products. From the emerging technology; 5G related equipment, AI processing units, smart architecture, healthcare equipment, and more are expected to be present in COMPUTEX 2019. This is proof that COMPUTEX is one of the most important B2B tradeshow in the global digital economy supply chain.

InnoVEX Saloon to Address Blockchain and AI in the end of October 2018

AI & Blockchain has been gaining popularity and interest from VCs, corporate investors, and R&D institutions. To help the many interested parties explore possible cross-industry applications of both AI and blockchain, TCA will hold the InnoVEX Saloon networking event on October 31, 2018. The event will host panel discussions from industry experts who will share their insights on the emerging technologies. Details will be announced on the InnoVEX Facebook and Twitter pages.