Written by – Mark at Omentra
Infotel 2017 will be commencing on the 2nd of November and it will go on till the 5th of November. Infotel being the flagship event for The Federation of IT Industry Sri Lanka (FITIS) will be held at the BMICH.
With the event just around the corner, we take a look at 5 facts about the event that we think you should keep in mind –
Fact 1- Infotel is celebrating their 25th anniversary
Infotel 2017 marks the 25th year anniversary of the National ITC exhibition. It is the biggest and most prestigious ITC exhibition in the whole of South Asia was inaugurated in the year 1992.
The event will be chaired by the Minister of Telecommunication and Digital Infrastructure, Harin Fernando and the event will feature stakeholders from all sectors of the ICT eco-system ranging from hardware, software and services.
To know more information about Infotel – CLICK HERE
Fact 2- Infotel aims to decrease public debt and substantially increase GDP
Infotel aims to decrease public debut and grow the country’s GDP as much as 50-60% within 5 years through their new strategy with latest technological progress.
Fact 3- Infotel looks forward in helping startups with an eco-system support structure
Infotel will help supplement startups with an eco-system of support structure which will enable them to help in achieving the target of establishing a digital economy.
Fact 4- It is a platform to connect with government and private sector officials
It will help facilitate better communication channels between the private sector officials and key policy makers and it will enable large enterprises to adapt and thrive in a digital economy.
Fact 5- You can witness the growth of the gaming, virtual reality and augmented reality industries.
To cite a few companies that you can visit at the exhibition are Puppet Animations and Liveroom.
Puppet Animations is an animation, game developing and coding companies which will be present at Infotel, who aim to bring life to your vision and give the best possible piece for you.
One of the many augmented reality companies attending Infotel is Liveroom, they let you visualize products in 3D with virtual and mixed reality and many other services.
For visitor registrations – CLICK HERE
Omentra will also be one of the many startups attending, come visit us at Infotel from the 2nd-5th.