Samsung held its 8th annual Advanced IoT Technology Conference at Samsung Electronics Relationship Academy in Suwon, Gyeonggi, South Korea on the 18th of April. The conference provides a stage to showcase technological innovations by Korean Universities and Govt. funded research institutions.
The conference was held in front of an audience of over 187 members, which included 120 executives and employees from Samsung Electronics and 67 from Samsung's partner companies and their R&D wing. Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), Yeungnam University, Ajou University and Chung-Ang University were among the tech institutes given the opportunity to showcase what they had been working on.
With the IoT industry breaking boundaries on an extremely rapid rate, such conferences help jumpstart technological innovations right from University level and elevate competitiveness among contenders.