These days, technology has started to evolve at a rate defined almost “beyond comprehension”. In a world filled with Virtual Reality, almost-autonomous drones, and flexible displays, it is hard to determine which types are actually efficient, affordable, and worthy of investment. This is where technology expo’s come into play – events that show, inform, and entertain a society living in technology. Let’s take a look at the most significant Digital Expos in the world.
Concentrated on 5G Technology, AI systems, and IoT, this expo will feature workshops as well as technological exhibitions that will be attended by more than 2,000 attendees. Digital Festival will be held in over 60 sessions and will have more than 100 speakers, some of which will be renowned tech gurus in the industry. While not as large as other events, Digital Festival is still large enough to make an impact on the tech community, while giving potential entrepreneurs the chance to invest in the newest technological trends. A very interesting thing about this event is that there is an application developed specifically for the event itself. Visitors are encouraged to download the app, as it will contain not only a schedule of speaking sessions and schedules but also a map with the expo grounds. Since the purpose of any technical events is to promote technological convenience, the organizers of Digital Festival UK, have decided to make things better for their guests.
The next scheduled event will take place in Las Vegas, Nevada between January the 8th and 11th. CES has been held annually for more than 50 years, and it is the most highly anticipated technological convention in the world. The last recorded visitor numbers go as high as 150,000 with more than 4,000 exhibitors. The reason why everybody is waiting for CES every year is simple – because it has everything. Visitors will be able to witness the best in TV tech, Augmented and Virtual Reality, Smart Device Integration, Drones, Security, Automobile Tech, Robotics, Entertainment, and a whole lot more. In addition to displayed exhibits, there will be tours, guest keynote speakers, and a bunch of other shows during the Expo. Because of its broad spectre, CES attendance places are coveted by many potential investors, as well as technology enthusiasts.
Held for the first time in 2003, the SVIS is considered to be the top event for investors, and its known to be a starting point for many new digital trends. The SVIS is also famous for giving a push to companies such as Facebook, Skype, Twitter, and other businesses that have a huge online presence today. Ever since the popularization of computer technologies over the past three decades, the name “Silicon Valley” has become synonymous with the emergence of popular technological trends. Introducing different technology isn’t the only thing that is popular at the SVIS. Business owners and investors regularly attend the Innovation Summit in order to present, discuss, and adopt different management strategies and techniques which can be implemented in real life. Big corporation SEO’s and CTO’s are known to be among the regular attendees of this iconic expo.
Hosted in Hanover, Germany, CEBIT is considered to be the largest convention for computer technologies in the world. Having the largest exhibition area sustaining up to 850,000 people, this event present achievements and breakthroughs in automation and information technology, as well as telecommunication. Keynote speakers throughout the years have included Steve Wozniak, Wikipedia founder Eugene Kaspersky, gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, Google & Google Earth founder Mark kingdom, and many others.This year, CEBIT will cover more than hundreds of subjects with the most highlighted ones being – Artificial Intelligence, Augmented & Virtual Reality, Blockchain Technology, Drones, Humanoid Robotics, Internet, Security, Future mobility, and a whole lot more. The complete experience will be interesting, educational, and become the start of many new businesses.
Held in Barcelona Spain, the MWC is the biggest event that is focused on worldwide mobile technologies. It shows both enthusiasts as well as potential investors an outstanding array of advancements in the mobile technology sector and has an average annual attendance of 70,000 people. With every year, the MWC is getting larger in both attending numbers and exhibition project. For next year, the predicted number of attendees is 107,000 coming from 204 countries. More than 2,400 exhibitors will deliver innovation in the IT sector to an eager crowd. The tours, conferences, partner programs, and networking events will be held over the course of 3 days from the 26th of February, to the 1st of March in 2019. Among the most notable presenters will be companies such as Samsung, RankMyApp, Inc, and GmbH.
One of the largest in Asia, the ADE event is an outstanding technological festival that takes place over the course of 3 days from 25th to 27th in Bangkok, Thailand. Helping owners reshape their business platforms, the ADE exhibits advancements in logistics, retail, tourism. healthcare, tourism, food & agriculture. Conferences, seminars, business matching, and many other activities provide valuable insight into different technological sectors.
Many start-up companies made an impact on the worldwide technological community by being spotted on such technological expos. Investors give start-ups a chance, while tech enthusiasts spread awareness – it is a mutually beneficial cycle that introduces new standards on the world market.
While there are many worldwide events that excel in the introduction of new technologies and strategies, there are other expos that use that technology to promote their achievements. For example, the gaming industry organizes its own events, where every year advancements in graphics technology are being shown, graphics are getting better. In most cases, those entertainment technology festivals are connected to one another. If you want to see one for yourself and feel like you’re at the place where technological breakthroughs happen, choose an expo, and pick a ticket!
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