SHENZHEN, China, June 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Optoelectronics/photonics technology has rapidly advanced in terms of innovation and application over the last several years, covering applications in communications, consumer electronics, displays, defense & security technology, and measurement and remote sensing. According to US market research firm TMR, the market for global photonics technology will reach a value of US$765 billion by 2020. In-line with the market opportunity for photonics, CIOE - the world's largest optoelectronics industry event - announces the launch of the CIOE Photonics Innovation Pavilion at this year's show, to be held at the Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center from 6-9 September, in Shenzhen, China.
About the CIOE Photonics Innovation Pavilion
The CIOE Photonics Innovation Pavilion will promote the integration of academic exchange and industry achievements, connecting suppliers and buyers, while highlighting technology innovation and emerging industries. It will also facilitate the transformation of high-tech achievements and create a platform for industry-academia-research collaboration. CIOE has worked closely with national leading optoelectronic organizations to launch the first photonics innovation pavilion as well as the first professional biophotonics exhibition platform in China. Our premier partners include Wuhan Industrial Institute for Optoelectronics (a leading service organization for optoelectronic achievements industrialization), Wuhan National Laboratory for Optoelectronics, Biomedical Photonics Committee of Chinese Optical Society, and five well-known institutes of optics and fine mechanics, as well as a number of major colleges and universities such as Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and Research, Institute of Tsinghua University in Shenzhen. Moreover, a range of activities will be offered onsite, such as face-to-face meetings between industry and investment & financing teams, VIP buyer sourcing meetings, optoelectronics industry recruitment and recommendations. Pavilion activities will greatly enhance the transformation and commercialization of innovative photonics technologies and projects.
The Pavilion will showcase a wide range of popular technologies including biophotonics, medical imaging, sensing and detection, optoelectronics in healthcare, emerging display technology, optoelectronic display and module, 3D printing, AR/VR, wearable products, intelligent medical / elderly care, semiconductor IC technology and more. The potential and power of photonics will offer a banquet of opportunities to an international audience attending the four day fair. It aims to introduce excellent products, technologies, project opportunities, and new partners for visitors. Whether you're a physician, an engineer in advanced manufacturing, an investment company that seeks business opportunities, or a professional who endeavors to satisfy their insatiable human curiosity, all can find opportunities at the 2016 CIOE Photonics Innovation Pavilion. We welcome attendees from all research, investment, and application fields to join us at this premier gathering. For booth application and the latest information about the expo, please visit www.cioe.cn.
About China International Optoelectronic Expo (CIOE)
Established in 1999, CIOE is the largest show of its kind in the world featuring over 2,800 optoelectronic enterprises and their latest products covering 105,000 sqm at the Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center. Concurrent specialised expositions focus on Optical Communications and Sensors, Lasers and Infrared Applications, Precision Optics, LEDs, Sapphire Technology & Touch Screen and Smart City. To learn more, please visit www.cioe.cn
About UBM Herong
CIOE is organsied by Shenzhen UBM Herong Exhibition Co Ltd, a joint venture company of UBM Asia, a wholly owned company of UBM plc. CIOE taps into UBM's global reach and show management expertise to better service exhibitors and visitors. With a strong bond built over the years with companies and professionals in the field of optoelectronics, CIOE is committed to supporting the industry's continuous growth and development.
About UBM Asia (www.ubmasia.com)
Owned by UBM plc listed on the London Stock Exchange, UBM Asia is the largest trade show organiser in Asia and the largest commercial organiser in China, India and Malaysia. Established with its headquarters in Hong Kong and subsidiary companies across Asia and in the US, UBM Asia has a strong global network of 32 offices and 1,300 staff in 24 major cities. We operate in 19 market sectors with 230 events, 28 trade publications, 18 online products for over 2,000,000 quality exhibitors, visitors, conference delegates, advertisers and subscribers from all over the world.
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