International Computer Week is a worldwide computer event, often referred to as “IT Expo” that is celebrated in different countries throughout the year. Its origins probably date back to when computers became more common in business and everyday life. ICT (Information and Communication Technology) Week is a week which showcases ICT (Information and Communication Technology) devices and information-related activities from all over the world, bringing together ICT professionals and industry leaders. The participating countries are Japan, Korea, China, Taiwan, India, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, Italy, France, Russia, Sweden and the United Kingdom. ICT Exhibitions is organized by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTC) and is normally held annually in April.
There are many international ICT exhibitions such as ICT Week in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; International Computer Week, Singapore, the Computers exhibition, Tokyo Computer show and the Interference seminar and Expo in London. Most of the ICT Exhibitions are focused on developing information technology products for use by government and businesses. Many participants of an ICT exhibition are interested in developing and producing new information technology products for use in their countries. There are many conferences that are focused on ICT and its applications and many participants participate in ICT related workshops, training courses and events. Some of the ICT related activities include workshops, demonstrations, product demonstrations, master classes, visits and interviews.
ICT expositions are also accompanied by a variety of related activities. It may involve a visit to a computer games store, a hands-on laboratory where ICT experts from around the world will present the work they have done or a sit down chat with a leading ICT specialist who will talk about the latest ICT products and information technology products available to users. A special exhibition tent or other large exhibition venue will be used in most ICT exhibitions. There will be many information displays and media opportunities, including press conferences and presentations, ICT exhibitions and featured spots at conferences.
A computer games expo is one of the most important ICT exhibitions. It gives ICT experts and users a chance to come together to discuss ICT’s impact on society, while providing the information technology industry with an opportunity to showcase their latest ICT products and services. This is also a great place to meet other buyers and sellers and create positive relationships.
A major highlight of the ICT expo is the Singapore conference and exhibition. The Singapore conference and exhibition have the potential to be one of the biggest ICT expositions, with participation from more than two hundred exhibitors and nearly three hundred professionals in attendance. The main exhibition space will be located at the Marina Bay Sands in the north of the Singapore island. Over four hundred thousand visitors will be allowed to attend the event. The number of ICT-related activities, seminars and roundtables, lectures, interactive workshops and round table meetings are sure to keep visitors busy throughout the convention.
The other major ICT expo to take place this year is the upcoming World ICT expo in New York. The main exhibition area will be in the East Village of Times Square and will feature ICT suppliers from around the world. It will also be a venue for discussions on smart city initiatives, digital signage, augmented reality and other ICT solutions. Visitors to this exhibition can participate in round table discussions or take part in a special exhibition based on a particular topic.