‘Honam IT Exhibition 2011,’ the Only IT Conference & Exhibition in Honam Area, Opened!

‘Honam IT Exhibition 2011,’ the only IT exhibition for looking into and experiencing development status of IT and SW companies, was opened.

Honam IT Exhibition 2011, co-organized by Gwangju Information & Culture Industry Promotion Agency (president Wang-Gi Gang), Jeonju IT&CT Industry Promotion Agency, and Mokpo Venture Center, drew the curtain in Kim Dae Jung Convention Center in Gwangju, Korea, on Oct 20.

Honam IT Exhibition 2011, hosted by Gwangju Metropolitan City, is held from Oct 20 to 21 and provides diverse programs including conference, seminar, and IT exhibitions.

During the exhibition, a conference themed ‘Cloud Computing’ and ‘Strategic Seminar on Using Mobile Cloud & Developing Apps’ collaborating with KT are held. Business consultation, a practical business place for expanding exports in the region, is also run with inviting 20 overseas buyers.

In the conference, diverse academic events related to cloud computing including PDCAT-2011, co-organized by IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) and KITCS (Korea Information Technology Convergence Society), are held. Honam SW Quality Competence Center provides diverse useful information SW, whose importance is stressed these days, by holding a seminar for spreading recognition on SW quality.

Diverse exhibits like next-generation communication service, smartphone, peripheral devices for smartphone, mobile contents, next-generation computer and SW, digital broadcast, digital electronic appliances, e-learning contents, and game contents are presented during the exhibition.

Particularly, in Regional SW Promotion Support Business Pavilion, products by companies doing upbringing support for leading companies, technology commercialization support, and SW convergency support business are displayed.

KT, which’s participating with its own booth, operates experience pavilion for smart devices related to cloud computing service. In Honam IT Companies Pavilion, exhibitors with superior technologies and items in Honam region boost their technological skills.

Wang-Gi Gang, a president of Gwangju Information & Culture Industry Promotion Agency, said, “This exhibition is expected to be a meaningful venue to think about IT/SW industry which are rapidly changing along with cloud computing service, a hot issue these days in IT industry, and about the effects on the whole industry as well, and to prospect the future vision of IT/SW industry of Honam region”.

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(Picture: Byoung-Rok Lee, a vice-mayor for Administrative Affairs of Gwangju Metropolitan City (center), Wang-Gi Gang, a president of Gwangju Information & Culture Industry Promotion Agency(right))