Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) and Taipei Computer Association (TCA), the organizers of COMPUTEX, have announced that the COMPUTEX 2020 has been gutted and COMPUTEX 2021 will be held from June 1 to June 5 next year.
The outbreak of pandemic Covid-19 has disturbed all major economic sectors across the globe and travel restrictions are imposed to help curb the spread of Covid-19 with Taiwan getting a head start in it. As a result, many participants such as international exhibitors, visitors, and media, may not be able to join the show consequently. Nevertheless, a great and respectable effort by the country to protect all stakeholders of the event.
However, to keep the tech industry connection undisrupted, TAITRA has planned and launched a series of online-based contents to keep viewers around the world updated with the latest offerings from industry leaders:
- #COMPUTEXOnlineTalks – Key executives from Intel, NVIDIA, Qualcomm, Supermicro, Delta Electronics, BenQ Business Solutions Alliance shared the latest tech trends on AI and 5G and discuss them at the first-ever COMPUTEX virtual event. The live stream gained over 400,000 views since its debut on June 2.
- COMPUTEX Online Sourcing Meetings – 30 VIP buyers from 14 counties seized new business opportunities with Taiwanese suppliers on June 3.
- #InnoVEXOnlineDemo – Startups will showcase their new products and technologies via Taiwan Trade Show’s YouTube channel on June 29.
- COMPUTEX Online 2D Exhibition. – The new online platform will be launched on September 28 to display and promote exhibitors’ products and services.