Bangalore, November 24, 2017: Taiwan showcased its excellence at the SMART ASIA 2017 expo, here this week, sharing expertise in the Smart Cities domain and enhancing the ‘Smart City’ experience for other countries, in particular India.
The 3-day event which ends tomorrow focuses on smart tech and smart city solutions and provided a common platform for related industries from across the world to interact and exchange innovative ideas. It aimed to offer solutions to restructure cities leveraging superior intelligence, networks and telecom, digitalization, public transport, energy grids, public health, water resource management and environmental sustainability.
The trade fair saw several leading Taiwanese brands exhibit cutting-edge solutions from their repertoire in smart ICT, smart healthcare, Internet of Things (IoT) solutions and smart-life devices industries. Companies showcasing their innovative products included Acer India, Advantech, Amaryllo, Aver, CHEM, CTCI Advanced, CTCI, Delta, EBN, Elite group, EMS, Everlight, Fenri, FETC, FSP, Fuho, Good Will, HT Green, IEI, Trade India, Karma, Ketech, Medimaging, Mirco-star, Mirle, Mitac, Moxa, Nestor, Plustek, QNAP, Shinnan, Sole Aqua, Tongya, Transcend, Youbike, A-TEAM, Taiwan Excellence, Computex and Taiwan Trade.
TWTC also organized an ‘India-Taiwan Smart City Summit’ on the sidelines of SMART ASIA 2017. The summit brought together government representatives and industry leaders to identify the challenges and opportunities of urbanization, share experiences and best practices of smart city solutions, and Said
Said James C. F. Huang, Chairman, Taipei World Trade Center (TWTC) -sister organization to Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) said, “Several cities in Taiwan have been early smart-city adopters. Many Taiwanese-based companies are already working with governments across the world to provide smart solutions in various areas, ranging from increasing carbon usage efficiency to renewable energy and hardware solutions. Studies have shown that Smart Cities have the potential to become a major global industry, with Asia as an innovation hub. Asia, as a region, has demand for urbanization, is technologically ready, and has government support for smart cities. Platforms like Smart Asia are providing Taiwan Excellence a great opportunity to showcase the various smart solutions it has effectively implemented in an array of areas.”