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2019 is done and dusted. It’s time to hit 2020 on a fresh note.

ConnecTechAsia2020 Summit provides a platform for delegates and speakers to exchange new innovation, transformative ideas and cutting edge technologies. We are looking for entries across the entire spectrum of value chain across media, telecommunication, satellite and emerging technology fields such as machine learning, artificial intelligence, blockchain, AR, VR, etc.

Don’t miss this opportunity. Submit your 150 words synopsis by 1 May 2020 for review now!

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Key Themes for Submission

  • Smart Connectivity (5G/12G)
  • Connected Enterprise / IoT
  • Security of Things / Cybersecurity
  • Smart Healthcare
  • Smart Transport
  • Blockchain Technology and Convergence
  • Robotics and Automation
  • 4K / 8K / UHD / HDR+ / Immersive Viewing
  • Social TV / Livestreaming
  • IoT in Broadcasting
  • Artificial Intelligence / Deep Learning / Deep Tech
  • Smart Cities and Industry 4.0
  • Big Data and Analytics
  • Agile Networks and Network Virtualisation
  • Cloud Innovation / Software Architecture
  • Frontier Technologies (VR/AR/MR)
  • Broadcast 3.0
  • IP Broadcasting
  • Sportscasting / Fan Engagement
  • Targeted TV

Submission ends 1 May 2020.

Evaluation Criteria

  • Relevance to the overall programme
  • Latest/new knowledge of technological advancements, and their practical applications in Asia.
  • Experience of the speaker – high-level or senior management speakers will be given greater consideration during selection.
  • Interest to senior management / executive decision makers
  • Research and/or case study presentations that show the definite applications, advantages and limitations of the technology
  • Technical presentations are discouraged. When presenting technical information, it should be on demonstrating how the technology affects strategies, financial performance & end-user services.

Undue commercialism or the citation and promotion of trade names and in abstracts and presentations should be kept to a minimum.

Submission Guidelines

  • Prospective speakers are to submit an abstract of not more than 150 words, together with a 150 word professional biography. Abstracts and biographies should not exceed the stated length.
  • Abstracts must be prepared for presentation in English.
  • Due to overwhelming submissions for Summit, each author/speaker is allowed to submit only one abstract.
  • Abstracts must not have extensive coverage or circulation 3 months before and after the Summit, such as presentation in previous/upcoming conferences and/or publications.
  • The Organiser reserves the right to adapt the information in the submitted abstract for publication in the event’s promotional materials.
  • Prospective speakers must be prepared to make their presentations in English at the ConnecTechAsia Summit during the period of 29 September – 1 October 2020.
  • Speakers are responsible for their own travel and accommodation.
  • Speakers whose proposed abstracts are selected for presentation will be required to sign a Speaker’s Agreement Form, granting Informa Markets permission to include the final papers and/or presentation material in the Summit proceedings (printed/online). It is strictly the speakers’ responsibility to have obtained any necessary organisational clearance before submission.
  • Please provide complete contact details (direct email and direct office line) so we can reach you if your abstract submission is successful.
  • The Organiser does not accept responsibility for emails not received, due to mistakes in submission, change of contact, or other unforeseen circumstances.
  • The Organiser’s decision on the selection of proposed abstracts and its subsequent allocation within the Summit programme is FINAL, and no further correspondence will be entertained.

Notification of Acceptance

  • Selected speakers will be notified by email. The confirmation email will be sent by 29th May 2020.
  • Change in speakers must be submitted to the Organiser for approval.
  • Selected speakers must respond with an acknowledgement within 3 working days to confirm their participation, failing which the initial acceptance may be withdrawn.


Important Dates

Deadline for submission of paper 1 May 2020 (Friday)
Notification of acceptance 29 May 2020 (Friday)
Acknowledgement e-mail (from speakers after notification) Within 3 working days
Deadline for submission of presentation slides/deck 21 September 2020 (Monday)

For more information or enquiries on the programme, please email: [email protected]

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