One of the goals of the 4th Latin American Congress for Technology and Business America Digital 2018 is the promotion of new industries that enable Latin American countries to develop digital economies with high added value.
ElectronicosOnline.com Magazine / Oswaldo Barajas
The best and largest technology companies developed this year meet in the city of Santiago de Chile, on 5 and 6 September when it 4th Latin American congress of technology and business América Digital 2018, an event aimed at bringing together various technological sectors such as communication, Big Data, Internet of Things, e-commerce, software development, hardware and digital marketing, among others.
Under the motto "Do business with América Digital 2018", the organizing committee of the Congress, together with government agencies and businessmen from the region, officially announced to Chile as the host country of the fourth edition of this festival that emphasizes the promotion of the creation of new industries that will help Latin American countries economies to develop digital high added value
During the meeting, delegations from more than 22 countries such as China, India, the United States, Canada, Spain, Brazil, Mexico, Colombia, Peru, Costa Rica, Uruguay and Chile can exchange their commercial and technological experiences. different leaders of the region.
The event takes place at the Espacio Riesco Convention Center and more than 200 vendors can meet at Expo Digital, such as Microsoft, Google, Zendesk, Nvidia, Tableau, Eset, Globallogic, Huawei, Intel, Salesforce, Fico and Genesys. to name a few. In addition, participants can connect to the main region Dare capitals of the Silicon Valleyas well as other high-impact entrepreneurs.
Over two days, more than 22 countries will present their commercial experiences and technological advances with the aim of promoting new industries developing digital economies in Latin America.
In this sense, Lesley Robles Sedan, director of the event, said that "the congress strives to establish collaborative networks between businessmen, suppliers, experts, policy makers, authorities and stakeholders of the industry with the goal of unraveling the infinite potential of the digital age to innovate in solutions to the major problems of Latin America ".
He added that the Congress will bet to contribute to the digital transformation to increase the competitiveness of traditional industries such as mining, industry, banking, energy, agri-food and tourism within the Latin American bloc. Lesley Robles also defined the conference as "a great 10,000 m2 table where more than 5,000 decision-makers from 1,000 Latin American organizations went to the table to explore trends, look each other in the eye, get to know each other, and establish collaborative networks between entrepreneurs. to build".
In the same way, the ability to relate C levels (CEOs, CMOs, CIOs, CTOs, CFOs) of all these companies and their professional staff, including, of course, representatives from the major banks in North and South America leading the digital transformation of the financial sector that will be present in the Digital Banking Forum.
The congress will also have room for the news of IoT with the Latam IoT and Telco Forum as well IoT and Smart Cities Forum. At last participants can share with stakeholdersgovernments, regulators and suppliers of the industry that model the digital governments during the realization of the Latin American forum of digital governments.
In the final edition of this event in July 2017, also in the Chilean capital, technological experts and participating entrepreneurs have agreed on certain economic projections for the period 2015-2025, in which they estimate that South America will have US $ 22.6 billion. Investing in Intelligent Measurement, US $ 7.2 billion in automation for distribution and US $ 8.3 billion in other market segments such as smart grids.
In order for these investments to generate the expected results, companies will have to stimulate their digital transformation processes and generate differences to survive, said Lesley Robles Sedan, who emphasized that this kind of event is undoubtedly a useful platform to stay alive in the world. modern business