19-22 September 2007
The Vietnam Exhibition & Far Centre in Hanoi saw some 170 exhibitors displaying the latest in communication technologies over four days from 19 to 22 September.
Jointly organized by the Vietnam Posts & Telecommunications Group (VNPT) and Adsale Exhibition Services Ltd, more than 18,000 visitors turned up at the 6,000 square meters showground.
The trade fair was kicked off with tremendous support from seven Vietnam ministries and industries associations in the fields of trade, technology, telecommunications, IT and electronics.
Known as the largest and most significant ICT event in Vietnam, Vietnam Comm gathered exhibitors from 17 countries and regions including Australia, China, France, Hong Kong SAR, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Russia, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, UK, USA and Vietnam.
These exhibitors brought over 70 high-tech enterprises of different sizes, which are mostly new to the Vietnam market. The exhibits cover a large range of high-end ICT products and technologies, such as 3G, broadband, wireless & mobile communications, enterprise system, ICC, infrastructure solutions, IP & network technology, NGN, satellite, security, VoIP, Wi-Fi and WiMAX, which are widely used in industrial automation, medical, banking and transportation industries as well as hotels.|
The main hall featured the big brand names including Hua Wei, SK Telecom, Orange, NTT DoCoMo, ZTE, Qualcomm, PCCW, VNPT, BenQ and Nokia.
SK Telecom showcased its High Speed Downlink Packet Access services and Satellite Digital Multimedia Broadcasting while NTT DoCoMo displayed its leading edge mobile multimedia services. Performances and game shows were also held daily at the exhibition grounds.
The concurrent two-day summit, held from 20 to 21 September, brought 20 renowned local and international corporations together with ministries from different countries together for high level information and experience exchange under the theme “Business Opportunities in Vietnam Mobile & Wireless Industry in Integration Era”.
Other ICT hot topics, such as Wireless Convergence, Next Generation Services Providers, Future Broadband, IPTV, 2G to 3G Migration, IP Network, NGN, WiMAX, Network Solutions and IT Applications were also addressed by well-known global enterprises including Alcatel-Lucent, Blue Coat, Cisco, Comtech, Datang, Huawei, iBasis Global, Motorola, Nokia Siemens Network, NTT DoCoMo, Orange from France Telecom, PCCW Global, Qualcomm, UTStarcom and ZTE.
In order to maximise the participation benefits and effectiveness of Vietnam Comm 07 to the exhibitors, particularly the small to medium enterprises who are new to Vietnam market, business consultation services were provided at the fairground to assist exhibitors in searching for their potential business partners.
At the end of the exhibition, Vietnamese ICT industry players and telecom operators as well as country pavilions organised by China CCPIT Electronics and Information Industry Sub-Council, Korea IT Business Women's Association (KIBWA), Malaysia Software Consortium of Penang (ScoPe) and Singapore Industrial Automation Association (SIAA) gave an overwhelming response. |
Despite the language barrier, BuySingaporeTM managed to gather trade leads from the ICT industry at Vietcomm 07. Occupying a booth together with SIAA, BuySingapore networked with suppliers and buyers from this industry.
BuySingaporeTM will be back in Vietnam in November for the Food and Hotel Vietnam in Ho Chi Minh City.
Participating Singapore companies in VietComm 07
Anewtech Systems Pte Ltd
Blk 1026 Tai Seng Avenue
Tai Seng Industrial Estate
Asia Wiring Systems Pte Ltd
49 Tannery Lane
#06-03 Noble Warehouse
CE-Test & Measurement (S) Pte Ltd
10 Jalan Besar
#B1-18 Sim Lim Tower
Draka Comteq Singapore Pte Ltd
20 Jurong Port Road
Fluke South East Asia Pte Ltd
60 Alexandra Terrace
#03-16 The Comtech (Lobby D)
Kerpen (SEA) Pte Ltd
28 Tuas Ave 4
Masstron Pte Ltd
63 Hillview Avenue
Lam Soon Industrial Building
Measurement & Metrology (S) Pte Ltd
3 Ang Mo Kio Industrial Park 2
#02-07 Sing Industrial Complex
Mediaring Communications Pte Ltd
750A Chai Chee Road
#05-01 Technopark & Chai Chee
Orange Gum Pte Ltd
371 Beach Road
Petracarbon Pte Ltd
Blk 1001 Jalan Bukit Merah
#04-01/06 Redhill Industrial Estate
Providence Solutions Pte Ltd
10 Ubi Crescent
#05-100 Ubi Techpark
SJ Manufacturing (2003) Pte Ltd
17 Neythal Road
Supreme Power Pte Ltd
No. 6 Jalan Ampas
Tait Electronics Pte Ltd
491B River Valley Road
#14-03 Valley Point Office Tower
TME Systems Pte Ltd
Blk 2 Kaki Bukit Avenue 1
Vector Infotech Pte Ltd
91 Defu Lane 10
#04-01 Swee Hin Building