From October 13 to 16 the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) turns back into the international meeting point for the electronics industry: from 13 to 16 October the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) turns back into the international meeting point for the electronics industry: then the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) directs the HKTDC Hong Kong Electronics parallel fair (AE) and the electronicAsia out. The 10th edition of the fairs closed last October with a record participation of 3,900 exhibitors and 97,000 visitors. The HKTDC Hong Kong Electronics fair (AE), the largest trade fair of its kind in the world, offers a variety of topic areas, special exhibitions and events. The topic areas i-world are new this time and smart home. The HKTDC takes this account of two industry trends: the growing popularity of smartphones and tablets and appropriate accessories, as well as the trend towards the intelligent networking in residential buildings.
Overall, the fair has 21 theme zones of audio visual products healthcare electronics and Office Automation & Enough equipment to commercial services. Special highlights include the Hall of Fame with its over 400 top labels in 2012 and brand-name manufacturers like Alcatel, Motorola, Philips and VTech, and the technology exchange zone, in which new developments and technology projects will be presented. Again be available is also the small order zone, where products in quantities from 20 to 1,000 can be ordered. Special exhibitions of the fair include the invention products for Best Ager and healthcare, environmentally friendly area with its innovative ideas and prototypes, as well as the world of i-gadgets. Industry experts will share their expertise in the areas of market trends, business opportunities and product trends in a series of seminars.
Various networking events help visitors, experts and exhibitors, to establish new contacts and to enhance existing. Visitors to the simultaneously held electronicAsia, organized by the HKTDC together with Messe Munchen (MMI) find electronics parts and components. It is the ideal complement to the HKTDC Hong Kong Electronics fair (AE) and offers electronic components, components for smart devices, display technology, and solar and photovoltaic technology. In addition, there is a pavilion of Hong Kong manufacturer for connectors, metal housings and components. Jointly organize the HKTDC and the Hong Kong Electronics Industries Association (HKEIA) the HKEIA Award for outstanding innovation and technology products. All exhibitors of both trade fairs can apply. The winner will be presented during a networking reception on October 13. Both trade fairs promise this fall to a comprehensive overview of international developments and trends in the industry.