SITEX – The Longest Running IT Exhibition and Conference Event in Singapore is Back at Singapore Expo
SITEX is the oldest IT show in Singapore – it has been continuously organized since 1988. This year, SITEX will be held between November 27 and 30 at the Singapore Expo Convention & Exhibition Center. SITEX serves as an excellent interface between consumers and the latest products and technologies, that the IT industry has to offer. This time too, SITEX will showcase innovative software, hardware, wireless applications, digital products from well known brands.
What to expect from SITEX 2014
SITEX 2014 is organized by the Singapore infocomm Technology Federation, better known as SiTF whose membership ranges from small tech startups to the biggest IT MNCs in the country. More than 500 brands are coming to SITEX 2014; they will be set up in an exhibition area covering 20,000 sq feet.
The highlights of this year’s SITEX are the lucky draw and lucky dip. All visitors who spend a minimum of $50 at the event (in a single receipt) will be allowed to enter a lucky draw called ‘All I Want for Christmas’, where they can win up to $40,000 (and a Christmas gift of the winners’ choice). The lucky dip called ‘Ladies Go Tech’ is only for women. All ladies who spend $100 in a single receipt at SITEX 2014 will be eligible to be a part of the lucky dip.
The other highlights of the SITEX 2014 are ‘Tech Showcase’, ‘Workshops’ and ‘Gaming Zone’. The Tech Showcase will showcase the latest gadgets in IT. The workshops, free for all SITEX attendees are a new addition. They are a platform to learn new techniques and share knowledge on recent developments in the IT sector and to get new insights on the IT industry. The Gaming Zone, with its range of latest games will appeal to younger audience at the event.
The organizers have set up an area just for cameras
In a first for SITEX, the organizers have set up a dedicated area for cameras and connected accessories. The section will be called the ‘Camera & Digital Media Zone’ and it will feature the latest in digital cameras, camera bags and tripods. Some of the brands participating in this section are Canon, Nikon, Samsung, Olympus and Fujifilm. There is also good news for photography enthusiasts. The Photographic Society of Singapore will be conducting workshops on photography at SITEX.
SITEX 2014 is not only an exhibition. It is a platform to learn and get acquainted with the latest developments in the world of IT. The tag line of the event, ‘Your Digital Playground’ is aptly chosen, seeing how SITEX is the region’s oldest and most prestigious IT event.