Magazines Archives - 2012 August
Latest technologies, innovations at EnterpriseIT2012, CommunicAsia2012
"The shows brought together like-minded industry professionals to network, discuss current trends and challenges, exchange ideas and forge new partnerships.
This year, we received positive response to the new conference tracks, increased hospitality suites and new tech zones," said Stephen Tan, chief executive of Singapore Exhibition Services (SES), the organiser of the three events.
He added that innovation and a focus on seasonal products continues to drive the sector forward, with popular holidays such as Valentine's Day, Easter, Halloween and Christmas, among the key sales periods for confectionery companies.Latest technologies & innovations
The Huawei booth, the largest individual exhibitor at CommunicAsia2012, drew the attention of many visitors with its new, sleek range of consumer and enterprise products, including the Android-powered Ascend handsets and mobile Wi-Fi devices.
"Huawei sees the value of participating in CommunicAsia, and has committed to not only make an appearance this year, but to surprise our customers through Huawei's innovative end-to-end ICT solutions," said Lim Chee Siong, CMO of South Pacific Region, Huawei. Situated at Level 1 of the exhibition hall, the Huawei booth attracted the crowds, comprising business partners, enterprise customers and end-users who are interested in the latest release, Ascend P1 the signature Huawei smartphone, he added.
ST Electronics also attracted a continuous stream of visitors with its Smart Cities showcase of the latest in data management and resource utilisation for public utilities a technology concept that is making waves across the globe.
MAVEN, a robot from Nanyang Technological University's Institute for Media Innovation, was another popular exhibit, showing its ability to recreate a 3D representation of its surroundings as it travelled the exhibition floor. MAVEN, in addition to Singapore Polytechnic's Express Melody, a solution that leverages cloud technology and helps businesses to attach a unique sound to their brand, were among some of the innovations showcased at the new Discovery Lounge at CommunicAsia2012.
To view full story, get a copy of Retail Asia. To subscribe, please download the subscription form from http://www.retailasiaonline.com/subscription.html
2012 August Stories: