COMPUTEX 2017 International Press Conference and COMPUTEX d&i awards Ceremony

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COMPUTEX 2017 international press conference, including a preview of the COMPUTEX 2017 trade show, CPX Conference and important events, an announcement of COMPUTEX d&i (design & innovation) awards winners, and a d&i awards presentation ceremony



Welcome speeches and COMPUTEX preview by COMPUTEX organizers:

    Mr. Walter Yeh, President and CEO, TAITRA (Taiwan External Trade Development Council)
Mr. Li Chang, Deputy Secretary General, Taiwan Computer Association

COMPUTEX d&i awards introduction and awards ceremony:

Mr. Ralph Wiegmann, Managing Director, iF International Forum Design

Q&A with Mr. Yeh, Mr. Chang, and Mr. Wiegmann



Monday, May 29, 2017, at 10:30 a.m. Taiwan National Standard Time
Sunday, May 28, 2017, at 10:30 p.m. United States Eastern Time


Taipei: Banquet Hall, Third Floor, Taipei International Convention Center (TICC; 1, Sec. 5, Xinyi Rd., Taipei, Taiwan)

Online: The press conference will be streamed on COMPUTEX TAIPEI’s YouTube Channel:



Press registration:

U.S. press inquiries: Todd Lane or Masha Rumer at or at 415-986-7212. Images will be available.

International press inquiries: Belinda Chen,


For more information:
COMPUTEX website:
COMPUTEX Facebook:


Established in 1981, COMPUTEX TAIPEI is the leading global ICT and IoT show with a complete supply chain and ecosystems. Co-organized by the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) and Taipei Computer Association (TCA), COMPUTEX, based upon Taiwan’s complete ICT clusters, covers the whole spectrum of the ICT industry, from established brands to startups and from ICT supply chain to IoT ecosystems. With strong R&D and manufacturing capabilities and IPR protection, Taiwan is a strategic destination for foreign companies and investors looking for partners in global technology ecosystems. Follow COMPUTEX on its website at and on Twitter @computex_taipei using the hashtag #COMPUTEX.


Founded in 1970 to help promote foreign trade, the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) is the foremost non-profit trade promotion organization in Taiwan. Jointly sponsored by the government, industry associations, and several commercial organizations, TAITRA assists Taiwan businesses and manufacturers with reinforcing their international competitiveness and in coping with the challenges they face in foreign markets.

TAITRA boasts a well-coordinated trade promotion and information network of over 1,200 trained specialists stationed throughout its Taipei headquarters; four local branch offices in Hsinchu, Taichung, Tainan, and Kaohsiung; and 60 overseas branch offices worldwide. Together with its sister organizations, Taiwan Trade Center (TTC) and Taipei World Trade Center (TWTC), TAITRA has created a wealth of trade opportunities through effective promotion strategies.

In addition to organizing trade delegations & providing customized procurement services, TAITRA also hosts more than 35 international trade shows annually in Taipei and in Kaohsiung. In 2016, 11,128 exhibitors and 83,807 international visitors took part in these events.


Graham & Associates
Todd Lane or Masha Rumer

Release Summary

The international press conference at COMPUTEX 2017 will include a preview of the trade show, CPX Conference and important events, an announcement of d&i awards winners, and a presentation ceremony.

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Graham & Associates
Todd Lane or Masha Rumer