As the largest and most outstanding ICT and Electronics events in Vietnam, Vietnam International Communications Summit & Expo 2009 ( Vietnam Comm 2009) and International Exhibition on Electronics Products in Vietnam 2009( Vietnam Electronics 2009) will be staged at the Vietnam Exhibition & Fair Centre ( VEFAC), Hanoi from 18th to 21st November 2009. The twin expos are regarded as the perfect stage to demonstrate the latest technology convergence and applications , facilitated by numerous favorable Governmental policies and supporting from local and overseas giant operators, multi-national famous corporations as well as the high demand for State system upgrade, enterprise’s modernization and manufacturer’s automation.
The official announcement of four 3G licenses in April this year has marked an important milestone for 3G products, technologies and solutions deployment and application in Vietnam as the four leading telecoms enterprises namely VinaPhone, VMS MobiFone, Viettel, and the associated unit of EVN Telecom – Hanoi Telecom pledged to invest USD 2 billion in 3G technology in the next 3 years. In addition, with the country’s strategic policy to become a powerful nation in ICT by increasing application of advanced technologies in many industries or enterprises, the demand of various types of ICT products and solutions is enormous and thus becoming the event’s highlighted scopes, such as “ Broadband, Wireless & Fixed Network Convergence”, “ Managed Service, Customer Care & Management System”, “ Unified Infrastructure and Relating Equipment”, “ Fiber Optic Communications/Photonics/Optoelectronics”, “ Media & Entertainment ( e.g. News, Music, Games, Movies, TV, etc)”, “ Digital Content”, “Broadcasting ( e.g. Cable, Satellite, IP TV) & Digitalization (HDTV)”, “ Enterprise Application Software ( e.g. Customer Relationship Management and Enterprise Human Resource Planning)”. Moreover, there are some new topics to be focused on this year, for example, “ Modern Enterprise Communications”, “ Value- added Services & Messaging”, “ Electronics Manufacturing”, “Consumer Electronics” and “Personal Digital & Accessories”, which enable visitors to recognize their required suppliers in the event more easily.
A part from exhibition, Vietnam Comm and Vietnam Electronics 2009 will also serve as the perfect destination for advanced technology exchanging, market information updating, business experience sharing and industry professional networking by holding the concurrent high- level Summit.
Officially sponsored by the Ministry of Information and Communications of Vietnam (MIC), jointly organized by the Vietnam Post & Telecommunication (VNPT) and Adsale Exhibition Services Ltd ( Hongkong), co-organized by Vietnam Advertisement & Fair Exhibition JSC ( VIETFAIR) and Vietnam Exhibition & Fair Centre ( VEFAC), publication sponsored by Digital Power Magazine, Telecom & IT Magazine, Telecomasia, Wirelessasia, the twin expos are expected to cover an exhibition area of over 6,000 sq.m and with the participation of around 200 local and international exhibitors from Vietnam, Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Hong Kong SAR, Japan, China, Singapore, Sweden, Taiwan, Thailand and USA. As the powerful ICT enterprise in Vietnam, VNPT and its famous subsidiaries such as VinaPhone, MobiFone, VDC, VTI and others content providers will occupy the major rooms at the expo. This event hopes continuously to create an impressive records and contribute to the fast – growth of ICT and electronics industries in Vietnam./