|By PR Newswire||
|April 3, 2013 04:44 AM EDT||
SEOUL, South Korea, April 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Daegu has hosted IGEEC since 2004 to promote renewable energy industry develop and boost export. Now, the exhibition grew to be the top 10th global exhibition. And it will be held from coming April 3rd to 5th at EXCO with about 1,000 booths organized by 321 companies from 25 countries, celebrating the 10th anniversary.
Daegu has participated in the exhibition as the world solar city since 2000. In 2004, it co-hosted the first world solar city conference and IGEEC specializing in renewable energy.
This exhibition will provide a competitive stage for international companies which want to preoccupy Korea and Asia market where 'Low-carbon, Green Growth' is a national vision and all the domestic companies which want to enter global market to show off their cutting-edge latest products and technology.
The main participated companies are global companies such as SIEMENS(German), centrotherm(German), KACO New Energy(German), SMA(German), ASYS(German), SCHMID(German), Jonas & Redmann(German), Astronergy(China), Juli(China), Multi Contact(Switzerland). Also, Korean companies including DSME, Hyundai Motors, LS Industrial System, Daesung Group, STX Solar, POSCO Energy, Hanwha TechM , SFC, KD Power will participate in the exhibition showing off the world best green energy technology and products.
Since 2006, more foreign companies have enrolled in the exhibition every year. And previously participated companies also have grown with time. As a renewable energy exhibition, it's the biggest in Korea. Additionally, PHOTON-International which is the world prestigious solar energy journal selected it as one of the top 10 global exhibition, positioning among Asian three biggest exhibitions.
As it celebrates the 10th anniversary, The International Green Energy Expos and Conference was revived as a true renewable exhibition after widening their specialization to three energy sources such as PV Korea, Wind Power Korea and Fuel Cell Korea instead of solely on solar energy.
Even though the state of solar power energy market is bleak, more and more solar energy generators are built. Especially, continuous increase of inverter installment reflects the trend. In Daegu, will there be a fierce competition of a lot of foreign(Refusol) and domestic(LS Industrial System and DASS Tech) companies led by global top companies such as SMA and KACO New Energy. Also, confrontation between foreign and domestic companies is in equipment field.
Hanwha TechM of Hanwha Group will participate in IGEEC with a bigger booth compared to last year. As leading companies in Korea, SJ Inno Tech running a metallization full line like a screen wafer printer and Avaco producing solar sputters will be at the 10th IGEEC. Against them, global solar energy equipment companies such as centrotherm Photovoltaic, Rena, ASYS and newly participated SCHMID, Multi contact will show there products.
Since 2010, wind power energy has got a lot of attention. Displayed by Siemens, DSME and Hyundai Heavy Industries, the exhibition is expected to be comparable to the solar energy exhibition. Particularly, good news like onshore wind farm deregulation and establishment of SPC(Special Purpose Company) get related companies pay attention. Also, Chadbourne & Parke LLP which is a Washington D.C-based international law firm and has a long history of 170 years sent three attorneys. They came to provide detailed strategies for a market expansion in the U.S. and Latin American that are recently emerging as a main target. And business meeting with domestic major companies is also planned.
'FC Korea' is planned to have a separate section for the first time. In the FC Korea cornet, there will be special display zones for fuel cell test-bed business by Postech and Daegyeong Leading Industry Development For Economic Region. This year, six companies are co-hosted for the special zone and show off their prototype products, giving a chance to expect the future of fuel cell industry. And, Hyundai Motor, the first company starting mass-production of FCEV are to display Tucson ix and 100kw fuel cell system.
During the exhibition, there will be International Green Energy Business Conference that has been chosen as for consecutively 4 years since 2010 by Korea Tourism Organization. And it is expected to provide presentations on over 200 topics during 23 seminars for professionals where we can meet the past, the present and the future of renewable energy policy, technology and industry.
As for 'Export Consultation' run by KITA(Korea International Trade Association), Gyeongbuk Techno Park and EXCO, 32 foreign buyers of 24 companies from 9 countries. KITA invited global top 10 solar energy companies including Solar World(German), Motech Industries(Taiwan), Gintech Energy Corporation and other internationally well-known firms such as the world best China-based Guqngzhou Ruxing Technology Development and South Africa-based Mega Africa Holdings which is promoting a national project, building power generation plants.
Also, EPC(Engineering, Procurement & Construction) companies in solar energy industry such as Corporate Energy Solutions, Photovol-Tec from the U.S., Denso, Unix from Japan which are under the procedure of big-scale projects related with solar energy are invited to have 1 on 1 special consultation with domestic companies.
As an event accompanied the exhibition, 'Solar Golden Tour' is organized by Korea Industrial Complex Corporation(KICOX). About 40 foreign buyers and business conference professionals will participate and look at LG electronics' Solar fuel cell manufacturing plant, STX Solar's Solar-cell solution system and Hapcheon on-shore solar energy generation plant run by K-Water(Korea Water Resources Corporation), the world biggest one.
SOURCE International Green Energy Expo & Conference
SYS-CON Events announced today that Gridstore™, the leader in hyper-converged infrastructure purpose-built to optimize Microsoft workloads, will exhibit at SYS-CON's 16th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. Gridstore™ is the leader in hyper-converged infrastructure purpose-built for Microsoft workloads and designed to accelerate applications in virtualized environments. Gridstore’s hyper-converged infrastructure is the ...
Dec. 26, 2014 04:00 PM EST Reads: 1,841
There's Big Data, then there's really Big Data from the Internet of Things. IoT is evolving to include many data possibilities like new types of event, log and network data. The volumes are enormous, generating tens of billions of logs per day, which raise data challenges. Early IoT deployments are relying heavily on both the cloud and managed service providers to navigate these challenges. In her session at Big Data Expo®, Hannah Smalltree, Director at Treasure Data, discussed how IoT, Big D...
Dec. 26, 2014 04:00 PM EST Reads: 2,224
DevOps Summit 2015 New York, co-located with the 16th International Cloud Expo - to be held June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY - announces that it is now accepting Keynote Proposals. The widespread success of cloud computing is driving the DevOps revolution in enterprise IT. Now as never before, development teams must communicate and collaborate in a dynamic, 24/7/365 environment. There is no time to wait for long development cycles that produce software that is obsolete...
Dec. 26, 2014 03:00 PM EST Reads: 2,532
The 4th International DevOps Summit, co-located with16th International Cloud Expo – being held June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY – announces that its Call for Papers is now open. Born out of proven success in agile development, cloud computing, and process automation, DevOps is a macro trend you cannot afford to miss. From showcase success stories from early adopters and web-scale businesses, DevOps is expanding to organizations of all sizes, including the world's large...
Dec. 26, 2014 01:00 PM EST Reads: 2,626
The Internet of Things promises to transform businesses (and lives), but navigating the business and technical path to success can be difficult to understand. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Sean Lorenz, Technical Product Manager for Xively at LogMeIn, demonstrated how to approach creating broadly successful connected customer solutions using real world business transformation studies including New England BioLabs and more.
Dec. 26, 2014 01:00 PM EST Reads: 2,055
WebRTC defines no default signaling protocol, causing fragmentation between WebRTC silos. SIP and XMPP provide possibilities, but come with considerable complexity and are not designed for use in a web environment. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Matthew Hodgson, technical co-founder of the Matrix.org, discussed how Matrix is a new non-profit Open Source Project that defines both a new HTTP-based standard for VoIP & IM signaling and provides reference implementations.
Dec. 26, 2014 12:30 PM EST Reads: 1,883
Dec. 26, 2014 12:00 PM EST Reads: 1,714
Explosive growth in connected devices. Enormous amounts of data for collection and analysis. Critical use of data for split-second decision making and actionable information. All three are factors in making the Internet of Things a reality. Yet, any one factor would have an IT organization pondering its infrastructure strategy. How should your organization enhance its IT framework to enable an Internet of Things implementation? In his session at Internet of @ThingsExpo, James Kirkland, Chief Ar...
Dec. 26, 2014 11:15 AM EST Reads: 2,340
Connected devices and the Internet of Things are getting significant momentum in 2014. In his session at Internet of @ThingsExpo, Jim Hunter, Chief Scientist & Technology Evangelist at Greenwave Systems, examined three key elements that together will drive mass adoption of the IoT before the end of 2015. The first element is the recent advent of robust open source protocols (like AllJoyn and WebRTC) that facilitate M2M communication. The second is broad availability of flexible, cost-effective ...
Dec. 26, 2014 11:00 AM EST Reads: 1,934
Scott Jenson leads a project called The Physical Web within the Chrome team at Google. Project members are working to take the scalability and openness of the web and use it to talk to the exponentially exploding range of smart devices. Nearly every company today working on the IoT comes up with the same basic solution: use my server and you'll be fine. But if we really believe there will be trillions of these devices, that just can't scale. We need a system that is open a scalable and by using ...
Dec. 26, 2014 11:00 AM EST Reads: 2,092
The Internet of Things is tied together with a thin strand that is known as time. Coincidentally, at the core of nearly all data analytics is a timestamp. When working with time series data there are a few core principles that everyone should consider, especially across datasets where time is the common boundary. In his session at Internet of @ThingsExpo, Jim Scott, Director of Enterprise Strategy & Architecture at MapR Technologies, discussed single-value, geo-spatial, and log time series dat...
Dec. 26, 2014 11:00 AM EST Reads: 2,176
"SAP had made a big transition into the cloud as we believe it has significant value for our customers, drives innovation and is easy to consume. When you look at the SAP portfolio, SAP HANA is the underlying platform and it powers all of our platforms and all of our analytics," explained Thorsten Leiduck, VP ISVs & Digital Commerce at SAP, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at 15th Cloud Expo, held Nov 4-6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
Dec. 26, 2014 11:00 AM EST Reads: 1,812
SAP is delivering break-through innovation combined with fantastic user experience powered by the market-leading in-memory technology, SAP HANA. In his General Session at 15th Cloud Expo, Thorsten Leiduck, VP ISVs & Digital Commerce, SAP, discussed how SAP and partners provide cloud and hybrid cloud solutions as well as real-time Big Data offerings that help companies of all sizes and industries run better. SAP launched an application challenge to award the most innovative SAP HANA and SAP HANA...
Dec. 26, 2014 11:00 AM EST Reads: 2,021
What do a firewall and a fortress have in common? They are no longer strong enough to protect the valuables housed inside. Like the walls of an old fortress, the cracks in the firewall are allowing the bad guys to slip in - unannounced and unnoticed. By the time these thieves get in, the damage is already done and the network is already compromised. Intellectual property is easily slipped out the back door leaving no trace of forced entry. If we want to reign in on these cybercriminals, it's hig...
Dec. 26, 2014 10:00 AM EST Reads: 1,784
The 3rd International Internet of @ThingsExpo, co-located with the 16th International Cloud Expo - to be held June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY - announces that its Call for Papers is now open. The Internet of Things (IoT) is the biggest idea since the creation of the Worldwide Web more than 20 years ago.
Dec. 26, 2014 10:00 AM EST Reads: 7,134