The world leading display industry exhibition takes place in Taipei
The world leading display industry exhibition takes place in Taipei, with the number of exhibition booths surging 12%.
- The world’s leading display industry exhibition takes place in Taipei, with the number of exhibition booths surging 12%.
- The display sector acts as the locomotive of the optoelectronics industry in Taiwan, creating a blue ocean of new market for commercial displays and smart manufacturing.
- The Micro LED Display Conference will drive innovations of and cooperation between global display and LED industries.
- Triggering cross-field cooperative business opportunities for the display industry : Taiwan-Japan Business Partnering, Cross-Strait Business Partnering, Cross-Field Business Opportunities for Smart Machinery, and business opportunities for equipment suppliers in purchases of localized parts and components.
The world largest professional display industry exhibition takes place in Taipei, with the number of exhibition booths surging 12%.
This year is the sixth edition of the Touch Taiwan hosted by the Taiwan Display Union Association (TUDA). As the display industry supply chains widely cover semiconductor, panels, smart machinery, electronics equipment, materials, components, electronic information, commercial displays, digital signage, and numerous domestic and international enterprises in the supply chains, particularly those in the fields of panels have shown enthusiastic participation in the Touch Taiwan, making it the world’s largest professional display industry fair.
The show can not only help companies in the display and touch control sectors explore business opportunities, also serves as the locomotive of Taiwan’s industries, driving the development of innovative smart machinery, electronics equipment, materials and displays. This year, the show records 978 booths and 342 exhibitors, up 12% respectively from last year. All the related application fields well integrated to highlight the latest technologies and applications. The “Optoelectronics Applications Thematic Area” is a newly launched exhibit area this year, designed to offer the most complete presentation of OLED applications, 3D curved glass technology, and core optoelectronic technologies, materials and applications.
The display sector acts as the locomotive of the optoelectronic industry in Taiwan, creating a blue ocean of new market for commercial displays and smart manufacturing.
Taiwan display industry scored production value of over NT$1.2 trillion in 2016 with more than 150,000 people directly engaged in the industry, indicating that the industry’s innovative developments have been closely associated with the nation’s policies of promoting industrial innovations.
Touch Taiwan is the only grand event for the display industry, functioning as a powerful demonstration platform that gathers all new-generation display technologies, such as commercial displays, soft displays, wearable applications, optoelectronic applications and smart manufacturing. With the presence of top-quality exhibitors, including many leading players in the sectors, the show is willing to set new benchmarks for industrial development.
In recent years, the global display sector has witnessed accelerated development of new technologies and innovative products. Faced with increasingly large challenges from their foreign counterparts, Taiwan enterprises in the display industry are aggressively developing innovative display applications, with vehicle displays and commercial displays, particularly, applied to serve as vehicle platforms for smart retail, smart transportation and smart medicine, thus driving the upgrade of software and system solutions industries.
Many panel suppliers will help makers of smart machinery, electronic equipment, materials and components with localization development, so as to upgrade their technological capabilities and better complement the supply chains of Taiwan’s display industry and make Taiwan’s display products more influential in global markets.
The Mirco LED Display Conference will drive innovations of and cooperation between global display and LED industries.
The Micro LED Display industry will bring new development opportunities for both the display and LED sectors in Taiwan. This year, the Micro LED Display Conference will be held alongside the Touch Taiwan 2017 as the largest international forum of its kind, providing an opportunity for Taiwan to lead the global development of Micro LED Display technologies and applications.
The Micro LED Display Conference will facilitate discussions and exchanges between Taiwan’s display and LED sectors to create new hopes for the Micro LED Display development in Taiwan. Through concerted efforts, the advantages of Taiwan’s display industry is ready to well utilized and create a new blue ocean for the industry and steer the world’s innovative display applications. It is expected that more solutions integrating new industries, new vehicles and new applications will be able to roll out and incorporate into system integration solutions for exports to international markets, thus effectively helping to grasp global business opportunities and create more job opportunities.
Triggering cross-field cooperative business opportunities for the display industry: Taiwan-Japan business matchmaking, cross-strait business matchmaking, cross-field business opportunities for smart machinery, and business opportunities for equipment suppliers in purchases of localized parts and components.
This year, a business patterning event is expanded to help enterprises in Japan, mainland China and Taiwan jointly create international cooperation opportunities, facilitate the combination of foreign technologies with Taiwan’s display industry, and enable their joint R&D on new technologies. This way, major international companies will be attracted to visit Taiwan annually to discuss cooperation opportunities and make procurements during the show period, so as to make Touch Taiwan the most representative procurement platform for the display and related sectors.
The display industry is a very crucial one in Taiwan, serving as one of the major pillars behind the island’s economic development. Many business partnering activities are surely to bring all participating companies new business opportunities. It is hoped that under the leadership of TDUA Chairman Paul Peng, concurrently the Chairman of AU Optronics Corp. (AUO), Touch Taiwan can see a greater presence of related sectors and create more cooperation opportunities for different industries, while international companies can regard Touch Taiwan as a cooperation platform to jointly promote cross-industry cooperation and innovations.
As Taiwan’s display industry still maintains a leading position in the global Industry 4.0 smart manufacturing tides, it is expected that the industry can extend its experiences in smart manufacturing to the electronic equipment, materials, and components sectors in Taiwan, so as to spur cross-field transformations and upgrades toward smart manufacturing operations.
Touch Taiwan is the world’s leading exhibition of display solutions and gathering of industry professionals, with leading display players and insiders coming from around the world. It runs in tandem with the Smart Manufacturing & Monitech Taiwan to gather related companies engaged in smart manufacturing to provide optimal solutions for Taiwan’s high-tech industries.
Through the exhibition and series activities, the robust prowess of Taiwan’s display industry in developing innovative technologies and applications are able to well perceived, and participating companies can see concrete cross-industry cooperation in Taiwan. Furthermore, that all related sectors can conduct more cooperation with Taiwan display firms to jointly create new business opportunities and enable the display industry to drive Taiwan’s cross-field industrial development.
Deputy Secretary General Taiwan Display Union Association (TDUA)
Published on: 2017/09/20
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