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The Silicon Valley of Asia - Intro to Taiwan Tech Landscape

A comprehensive introduction to the Taiwan tech sector and opportunities it holds for New Zealand.

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21 May, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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The Silicon Valley of Asia - Intro to Taiwan Tech Landscape

Taiwan is referred to as the Silicon Valley of Asia - a fast emerging technology hub and is renowned for its advanced technology industry, with a strong emphasis on research and development, manufacturing and innovation.

Digitisation of key technology industries including electronics, petrochemicals, telecommunications, agriculture and finance, has driven a significant increase in global export production. Taiwan boasts a highly advanced market economy. It's not only a hub for tech giants; there are abundant opportunities for tech startups and talent development.

Taiwan companies such as Foxconn, TSMC, and HTC have gained global recognition for their contributions to the Information and Communications Technology (ITC) sector.

Join NZTE and our panel of experts from Taiwan’s tech sector as we delve into the opportunities and challenges within this highly developed economy.

In this 60-minute webinar, our experts will introduce you to the tech landscape in Taiwan and the sweet spots for New Zealand businesses, you’ll gain insights into:

· Innovation, investment and startup dynamics within Taiwan’s tech industry

· Experiences in developing technology industries in Taiwan

· The industrial talent landscape within Taiwan’s tech industry

Howard Song – Economic Head, Taipei Economic and Cultural Office New Zealand
Dr. Dennis Hu – President, Foundation for Commerce & Culture Interchange (FCCI) Taiwan
Collin Tang - NZTE Beachhead Advisor and HR Assistant GM, MediaTek
Kaye-Maree Dunn - CEO, Making Everything Achievable
Megan Tapsell - GM Technology NZ, Enterprise & Pacific, ANZ

Facilitator: Tina Wilson - Trade Director, NZTE

Why attend?
Learn about the significant opportunities within the Taiwan tech sector and whether these might be a good fit for your business.

This webinar is suitable for New Zealand tech businesses, particularly those with plans to enter Taiwan, or who want to assess if it may be a good fit for their business.

Te Taurapa Tūhono | New Zealand Trade & Enterprise (NZTE) is proud to produce this webinar as a strategic partner of Techweek24. NZTE supports tech businesses of all kinds, big or small, to find success overseas. We provide local market knowledge, help them prepare to scale internationally, and connect them with growth capital and funding options.

Explore NZTE’s full lineup of events for Techweek24 or learn more about how we can help take your tech business to the world.

Unable to attend this time? Register regardless, and we'll provide you with a recording of the webinar and any additional resources.