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Taipei international invention show to be held in September

2017/06/19 21:47:15

File photo taken from TAITRA's Taipei International Invention Show and Technomart website

Taipei, June 19 (CNA) The 2017 Taipei International Invention Show and Technomart, the largest invention show in Asia, will be held in Exhibition Hall 1 of the Taipei World Trade Center from Sept. 28 to 30, the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) said Monday.

Organized by the Bureau of Foreign Trade and TAITRA, more than 550 exhibitors are expected to attend this year's event and put around 2,000 inventions on display.

According to TAITRA, the three-day event will likely attract more than 60,000 domestic and foreign visitors, and create a platform for both manufacturers and inventors to exchange innovative technologies and discuss the commercialization of patents.

A competition for inventions will be held during the exhibition period, and the organizer will publish special reports on products that win the top prize in their fields.

The show will cover a broad range of products, from agricultural products, chemicals, textiles and machinery to hand tools, housewares, consumer electronics and computer hardware, software and peripherals.

This year's invention show will also be held in conjunction with eCommerce Expo Asia 2017, an event that will feature exhibits and forums on big data, cross-border e-commerce, and startups.

(By Huang Li-yun and Ko Lin)