Latest technologies under roof at TechXpo 2019

Aziz Idris

Brunei’s largest Technology Expo (TechXpo) was launched yesterday at Hall 2, Bridex bringing latest technologies under one roof.

Officiating the expo was Minister of Transport and Infocommunications Dato Seri Setia Awang Abdul Mutalib bin Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Setia Dato Paduka Haji Mohd Yusof.

Also present during the opening ceremony were representatives from the government, embassies, InfoCom Education Brunei (IFB) members, corporate companies and exhibitors.

This event will continue until Sunday, September 1 from 10am to 10pm.

As the premier technology trade and consumer expo in Brunei Darussalam, TechXpo acts as a platform for exhibitors to showcase products, services, trends, developments, and ideas associated with technology from Brunei and all across the globe.

It offers invaluable opportunities to conduct business networking and seek out new prospects within the technology sector both at local and international levels.

Minister of Transport and Infocommunications Dato Seri Setia Awang Abdul Mutalib bin Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Setia Dato Paduka Haji Mohd Yusof and InfoCom Federation Brunei (IFB) Chairman Sheikh Haji Abas bin Sheikh Mohamad touring the booths at TechXpo 2019. PHOTO: RAHWANI ZAHARI

One of the main highlights of the TechXpo 2019 is the TechXpo Cyber Games Tournament 2019 organised by D’Sunlit Sdn Bhd. The Cyber Games Tournament is brought by DST the Cyber Games Official event title sponsor with TelBru as the platinum sponsor.

A record prize pool of up to BND17,000 worth of cash prizes are to be won across the games including PC games – DOTA, CS: GO, League of Legends as well as console games – Tekken, mobile games – Mobile Legends and PUBG.

Apart from that, there will also be lots of exciting and latest technological items to look forward to during the event such as the 3D Printing Machine and an opportunity to meet and interact with amazing humanoid robots namely Pepper, Tapia and Kinova Arm.

Visitors can also expect motor shows featuring the latest automotive technology trends and innovative technologies from neighbouring countries.

It also offers visitors with quality gadgets at a budget price and Grand Lucky Draw with fabulous prizes.

In his opening remarks, IFB Chairman Sheikh Haji Abas bin Sheikh Mohamad said this year’s expo has gathered over 140 booths from regional countries, pavilion from China and established local businesses.

‘The show will present the whole spectrum of ICT industry, serving business at every level, from established brands to start-ups and from ICT products and solutions across all sectors,” he added.

TheTechXpo 2019 is organised by IFB, a non-profit organisation that serves as the voice of Brunei Darussalam’s ICT industry together with D’Sunlit Sdn Bhd as the appointed event manager. The event is supported by the Ministry of Transport and Infocommunications and Authority for Info-communications Technology Industry of Brunei Darussalam (AITI).