By: Taiwan Today, Agencies
Organized by the Industrial Development Bureau under the Ministry of Economic Affairs, the three-day event comprised a series of international forums alongside business matchmaking and talent recruitment sessions. It also featured an exhibition area on animation, blockchain, e-learning, games and sensory technology.
Yen Feng-chi, deputy head of IDB’s Information Technology Industries Division, said Digital Taipei has served as a key platform for bolstering ties between Taiwan and overseas digital content creators, investors and publishers since its launch in 2009. The event provides an ideal opportunity for local startups to strengthen their international profiles, he added.
Discussions during this year’s forums focused on topics such as business opportunities resulting from the emergence of 5G, or fifth-generation, wireless technology; interdisciplinary collaboration using augmented and virtual reality; and games industry development. [FULL STORY]