SINGAPORE, Oct. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — ConnecTechAsia, Asia’s main Infocomm Media and Know-how occasion concluded final week after three days of insightful convention periods and exhibitions on the most recent options and tendencies empowering the digital economic system.
Greater than 6800 attendees participated within the first absolutely digital iteration of the occasion that featured some 200 convention periods, 280+ audio system and 323 exhibitors. ConnecTechAsia additionally expanded its content material to incorporate new exhibits, conferences, competitions and award ceremonies.
New Awards and Competitions
One of many highlights of the occasion, the inaugural CommunicAsia Awards, recognised innovation and achievement throughout international service suppliers. The digital award ceremony was held on 30 September and featured winners within the classes of:
- Finest RAN Know-how, gained by Huawei Applied sciences with their Huge MIMO Enabling Superior 5G Expertise.
- Most Revolutionary 5G Trial in APAC, taken by the College of Medication Siriraj Hospital of Thailand for his or her implementation of 5G to construct a safe, dependable and good 5G Hospital in Thailand.
- Telecom Service Innovation in Response to COVID-19, awarded to Robi Axiata for his or her Disaster Igniting Innovation Undertaking.
- Most Vital Contribution to Edge Computing, noticed SK Telecom taking it with their multi-cloud supported 5G edge platform and companies.
36 start-ups additionally took half within the first version of Elevating Founders Asia, the flagship start-up occasion of ConnecTechAsia. After two days of pitch-offs, the winners for the assorted verticals have been:
- General Winner/Good Cities – Dot Incorporation was topped total winner as they reinvent accessibility with their Dot Watch, an accumulation of their work within the area of assistive expertise.
- HealthTech – Ostique, a feminine, mission-led group, creating progressive ostomy gadgets combining superior performance with customisable aesthetics to enhance sufferers’ high quality of life.
- FinTech – Merkle Science with their blockchain transaction monitoring and intelligence options to detect, examine and forestall the illicit use of cryptocurrencies.
- EdTech – Akadasia, a Singapore-based mission-driven EdTech enterprise that goals to democratise schooling for all by empowering educators with the abilities and the expertise to show.
- Tech for Good – Uniphage topped this class as a biotechnology firm aiming to unravel the issue of bacterial and fungal ailments worldwide beginning with the agricultural sector.
- RetailTech – DamoGO, an all-in-one cellular app providing a platform that connects restaurant, bakery and different retailer homeowners promoting surplus meals to customers searching for handy high quality meals at discounted costs.
Showcasing Know-how and Improvements Nearly
Unfold throughout 4 essential digital exhibition halls and 12 worldwide group pavilions, 323 corporations showcased their newest improvements and options and related with attendees by way of movies, on-line chat and stay shows.
Having exhibited at earlier bodily editions of ConnecTechAsia, Mr Alexey Kalachev, Chief Govt Officer, Moscow Export Middle, stated, “Moscow Export Centre’s mission is to convey our native corporations to the worldwide market, and one of the simplest ways of doing is to take part at main worldwide exhibitions. This yr we showcased 34 corporations on the Moscow Pavilion at ConnecTechAsia. Regardless of the challenges which the pandemic has caused, the organisers did a great job at utilizing probably the most environment friendly digital applied sciences to ship an amazing occasion. That ensured our potential to attain our essential targets that are increasing the worldwide networks of our corporations, discovering new enterprise companions and shutting offers. We look ahead to assembly everybody face-to-face within the editions forward!”
“Collaborating within the first SatelliteAsia opened a brand new stage of worldwide communication throughout this COVID-19 pandemic. We’ll proceed to make efforts to advertise KT SAT’s satellite tv for pc expertise and improve our standing within the international market,” stated Mr Music Kyung-min, CEO of KT SAT.
Mr Mohammed Fahim, Basic Supervisor, RAN, Core & Integration, Robi Axiata Restricted, a first-time attendee of ConnecTechAsia stated, “True to it is title, ConnecTechAsia is an enabler of cross-industry collaboration. The occasion was very a lot participating and personalised. This was an amazing upskilling alternative. Due to the organisers and I can be trying ahead to attending subsequent yr.”
Mr Ivan Ferrari, Occasion Director, Tech, Media & Leisure Occasions, Informa Markets, who heads up ConnecTechAsia stated, “having efficiently held the primary digital version of one of many main expertise occasions within the area on such a scale and amid difficult occasions has been a humbling and enriching expertise. This yr we even expanded our occasion, with newly launched exhibits, conferences, awards and competitions. Our core mission was to ship a content-rich platform that permits our exhibitors, sponsors and all members to study, share, create significant connections and foster long-lasting enterprise partnerships and alternatives regardless of the place they’re on the earth. Shifting ahead, we are going to proceed to refine the digital component of ConnecTechAsia and combine it with the bodily present to create rewarding experiences for all attendees.”
Content material from the digital ConnecTechAsia2020 can be obtainable right here until 1 June 2021, extra particulars on subsequent yr’s occasion can be introduced in the end.
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ConnecTechAsia is organised by Singapore Exhibition Companies Pte Restricted (Informa Markets in Singapore), a division of Informa plc. Informa Markets creates platforms for industries and specialist markets to commerce, innovate and develop. Our portfolio is comprised of greater than 550 worldwide B2B occasions and types in markets together with Healthcare & Prescription drugs, Infrastructure, Building & Actual Property, Style & Attire, Hospitality, Meals & Beverage, and Well being & Diet, amongst others. We offer prospects and companions across the globe with alternatives to have interaction, expertise and do enterprise by way of face-to-face exhibitions, specialist digital content material and actionable knowledge options. Because the world’s main exhibitions organiser, we convey a various vary of specialist markets to life, unlocking alternatives and serving to them to thrive 365 days of the yr. For extra data, please go to www.informamarkets.com.
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