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InnoVEX is a feature exhibit of COMPUTEX TAIPEI, one of the global leading ICT, IoT & Startups trade shows. InnoVEX 2017 attracted 272 startups from 23 countries to display top innovations. A variety of activities including a series of forums, pitch contest, demos, matchmaking, and after parties were held throughout the 3-day event.

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Taipei World Trade Center, Exhibition Hall 3
No. 6, Songshou Rd, Xinyi District,Taipei City, 110

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2018 May 16

COMPUTEX 2018 to Focus on Global Innovations as InnoVEX Features Six Highlights and Explores Next Blue-Ocean Opportunities

May 15, 2018, Taipei— COMPUTEX 2018 held a press event today, announcing that 388 startups from 21 countries will participate in InnoVEX this year. In addition to the existing elements of “Display”, “Demo”, “Pitch” and “Forum”, two more sessions (“Workshop” and “Startup Tour”) will be added to InnoVEX to bring more momentum from local and global startups. Representatives from Audi, La France à Taiwan (Business France), the Epoch Foundation’s Garage+, Health2Sync, the Korea Trade Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA), and the Netherlands Trade and Investment Office (NTIO) attended the event as well. “According to Global Startup Ecosystem Report 2018, global venture capital investment in startups hit a decade high in 2017 with over US$140 billion invested in startups. To achieve and build the vision of a smart ecosystem for startups, COMPUTEX incorporates ‘Innovations & Startups’ into its themes this year. We integrate highly resilient elements and forms into the exhibition, creating a dynamic arena for their innovations,” said TAITRA President & CEO, Mr. Walter Yeh.In 2018, InnoVEX will feature six highlights:●DisplayThe number of country pavilions will be four times higher than last year, with a total of 13 countries— including Belgium, Canada, EU, France, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Mexico, the Netherlands, the Philippines, Poland, Singapore and Spain. One-third of the startup exhibitors from abroad are AI related, including CTA (Poland), H3O (Hong Kong), Incubit (Japan), Talentum (Spain), Silexica (Germany) and westwell lab (China).Other exhibitors include Taiwan’s Garage+, CDIB Capital Innovation Accelerator, the Hong Kong-based Zeroth.AI, and MaGIC from Malaysia. World-renowned accelerators and startups, such as Alibaba’s Bitmark and Health25ync, Amazon, CCIA, Deloitte, Fenox Venture Capital, Intel, JAFCO, Telefónica, WI Harper Group and Zhongguancun, will also show up to look for investment targets as the event seeks to facilitate circulation of resources for globalization.●ForumThis year’s InnoVEX forum and keynote speeches will be closely linked to industry trends. With themes focusing on AI, IoT, blockchain, women entrepreneurship, global startup ecosystems, and cross-industryapplication such as digital streaming connecting with audio and video entertainment showcasing the diversity and human development in the startup community● DemoFrench and Polish startups will present demonstrations on June 6. On the same day (from 11:00 am - 12:00 noon), world-renowned accelerators and startups like Audi, Amazon Launchpad and Samsung NEXT will share their global initiatives and cross-industry matching strategies at the Taipei World Trade Center Hall 3. With the goal to connect solutions and services for the very early stage of startup operation to commercialization, these demos can strengthen the startup community’s potential and create a win-win situation.This year’s InnoVEX forum and keynote speeches will be closely linked to industry trends. With themes focusing on AI, IoT, blockchain, women entrepreneurship, global startup ecosystems, and cross-industryapplication such as digital streaming connecting with audio and video entertainment showcasing the diversity and human development in the startup community.● PitchThe semi-final and final of InnoVEX PITCH Contest 2018 will take place on June 7th and 8th, respectively. With cash prizes totaling US$350,000, the contest aims to integrate efforts of COMPUTEX and the private sector in building an international battlefield for unicorn companies and incubating new stars for the industry.● WorkshopThis newly added session will take place on the evening of June 7th, where startup ecosystems in Catalonia, France, Korea, Malaysia, Murcia, and Poland will be introduced with an aim to facilitate collaboration among international teams, helping local startups better confront challenges in the industry as well as connecting to global resources like markets, talents, technologies, systems and laws. It also aims to introduce global niches and policy-making process to local startups and to enable multinational collaboration more innovately at the same time.Meanwhile, SparkAmplify, one of the startup exhibitors from the U.S., will work with organizers and apply its AI-enabled big data core technology to find a new way for startups to solve higher marketing cost in the early stage of operation. A workshop on precision marketing will also be held before the exhibition, so startups can exchange experience and learn how they can complement each other in the community.●Startup TourInternational exhibitors of InnoVEX are welcome to sign up for a June 9th tour to well-known local accelerators such as CDIB, Garage+ and Taiwan Tech Arena. In partnership with the Taiwan Rapid Innovation Prototyping League for Entrepreneurs (TRIPLE), organizers will bring participants to key manufacturers at the Hsinchu Science Park and National Tsing Hua University’s Center of Innovative Incubator where global startups can share their experience and feel the energy of local startups.In addition to a series of InnoVEX activities at the Taipei World Trade Center Hall 3 from June 6th to 8th, Garage+ and Audi will also host events and demos at the Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center and the Taipei International Conference Center, respectively. With such diversified, highly interactive matchmaking platform, it is certain that the innovative momentum of Taiwan’s ICT sector will be revealed at COMPUTEX, and at the same time prompt local and global startups to brainstorm and find a new technology blue ocean.For more updated info: COMPUTEX website:http://www.computextaipei.com.tw/zh_TW/ COMPUTEX Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/COMPUTEX.TAITRA/

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2018 Apr 25

Tech Leaders Attend First COMPUTEX 2018 Press Event

5G, Amazon which participates for the first time, attended the event and discussed trends and opportunities driven by emerging technologies."From cloud computing to big data analytics, AI has been a very popular topic," said TAITRA President & CEO Walter Yeh. "We are seeing emerging applications delivering iconic transformation as well as achievements in various key industries, such as finance, manufacturing, and healthcare. This year, COMPUTEX integrates Blockchain and 5G into its themes for the first time, supporting global tech partners to plan ahead for the next generation technologies while enabling COMPUTEX to continue its journey into the world of building a global­ technology ecosystem."COMPUTEX 2018 gathers 1,602 exhibitors from 28 countries to showcase in 5,015 booths that cover the complete Information and Communication Technology (ICT) supply chain:The IoT theme includes the special exhibit of SmarTEX which will demonstrate products in seven categories: security, smart healthcare, Internet of Vehicles, smart wearables and sports technologies, AI and big data, smart tech solutions, and smart home and entertainment. Key exhibitors include Microsoft, Intel, EDIMAX, ECS, and Syscom Group.The Innovations & Startups theme includes the InnoVEX exhibit which showcases from June 6th to 8th, with over 300 startups from 19 countries joining the force, a 10% growth from 2017. Up to 40% are international teams, and one-third of these exhibitors are AI related. The section will also include nine pavilions: EU, The Netherlands, Belgium, France, Spain, Poland, Malaysia, Mexico, and Korea, triple than 2017.Gaming & VR zone, established 2 years in a row, will display cutting-edge products and latest developments in the gaming ecosystem from nearly 70 local and international exhibitors.As AI, 5G, Blockchain and other emerging technologies advance, COMPUTEX is committed to offering the best international platform for exhibitors from around the world. Forums and contests this year will continue to support global technology ecosystems:COMPUTEX Forum will gather 15 global tech giants and pioneers to share insights on AI ecosystem, technology prospects, and IoT developments. Speakers will include top executives from AI and IoT leaders such as NVIDIA and Intel, leading research and advisory company Gartner, 5G innovators Qualcomm and Ericsson, Blockchain application leading developer IBM, as well as ARM, NXP, Amazon, Samsung, SUPERMICRO, and National Taiwan University (NTU) AI Lab. They will focus on latest technology trends and industry updates. Based on their observations and perspectives, attendees will envision the next stages of tech innovations.InnoVEX Forum will include visionary startups from around the world that range from Augmented Reality (AR), VR, IoT, AI, wearables, cloud services, and healthcare. They will bring all new technology views as well as offer innovative dynamics at COMPUTEX 2018.COMPUTEX d&i awards showcase interdisciplinary applications, devices and solutions, and provide an international platform for the industry. Innovation is the highlight.COMPUTEX 2018 will be held from June 5th to 9th (InnoVEX from June 6th to 8th). As one of the world’s renowned leading B2B exhibitions, COMPUTEX 2018 will showcase hardware and software suppliers across the ecosystem. Applications in AI, IoT, 5G, and Blockchain will contribute to global technology ecosystem, start a new chapter in COMPUTEX, and explore brand new ICT opportunities.

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Taipei World trade Center, Exhibition Hall 3 No. 6, Songshou Rd, Xinyi District, Taipei City, 110

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