Korea Electronics Show
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The Korea Electronics Show, an exhibition representing Korea’s electronics/ICT industry, its first exporting industry, will be held at COEX, Seoul from October 26 to October 29, 2016.

The Korea Electronics Show first opened in 1969, and it is Korea’s largest and leading professional brand exhibition for the ICT industry. In addition to showcasing materials and parts, the exhibition will also be a business networking festival to gauge the present and future of the electronics/ICT industry including IoT, smart home appliances, 3D convergence technology, AR/VR, broadcasting, audio, and lighting.

The Korea Electronics Show will feature 500 domestic and international exhibitors spread out among 1,500 booths, along with various exhibitions including, Electronic Parts and Materials (electronic components, materials, and equipment), Consumer (IoT, smart home appliances, consumer appliances, beauty instruments), ICT (IT equipment, mobile devices, big data, security appliances), SW and Mobile Apps (solutions, platforms, games, apps), 3D Convergence and Printing (3D convergence technology, AR/VR, holography, content) and, IT Convergence (automotive, medical, sports, smart-edu, health and beauty).

In addition, along with Samsung and LG, domestic and globally competitive international companies will participate. There will also be theme pavilions where visitors can learn about the parts and materials that are the roots of the IT industry in addition to food of the future and other attractions.

Other events of note include biz matching between exhibitors and influential buyers. The Biz Matching event, where approximately 3,000 influential buyers and government officials from 20 nations including Japan, Russia, China, and India will participate, will be a great opportunity to establish an international business network. In addition, during the show, a global trend seminar, a product-development-strategy conference, and an IEIE-IEEE international academic event will be held.

An official from the Korea Electronics Association stated, “This exhibition, where influential companies of the electronics/ICT industry and opinion leaders will participate, is a place that will drive new trends.” “For foreign buyers, on-site matching and a customized tour will be provided.”

For more information and news, please visit the official KES website at www.kes.org.