The Innovation Hub of Asia
- Date: September 28th - 30th, 2020
- Hours: AM 9:30 – PM 5:30
- Venue: Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center Hall 2 (TaiNEX 2)
Started in 2016 as the startup focused exhibition of COMPUTEX TAIPEI, InnoVEX has continued to grow along with the importance of startups. Positioned as the innovation hub of Asia, InnoVEX continues to attract startups & investors from around the world. Aiming to help startups prosper, InnoVEX features more than just exhibitions; but also Pitch contests, matchmaking sessions, forums, & more.
In the first InnoVEX, there were more than 200 exhibitors & 10,000 visitors from around the world and the number keeps growing year by year. Combined with the 1,600 manufacturers and over 40,000 overseas buyers from COMPUTEX means InnoVEX exhibitors will have focused visitors of potential investors, partners, and consumers.
For 2019, InnoVEX was held at TWTC Hall 1 with 467 startup teams from over 25 countries and regions joined us. The number of teams comparing to the previous year had grown 2%, reaching new heights in history, and among them 40% were oversea startup teams. Not only startup exhibitions, in 2019, the total prize value of the pitch contest had reached 420,000 USD. There were over 100 one on one match makings took places and, startup teams’ demonstration on site, more than 18,000 investors, startups, in the startup ecosystem come to exchange ideas through further networking.
New Thinking ∙ New Engineering ∙ New Future
InnoVEX attracts international startup companies that showcase AI, AR/VR, Big Data & Cloud, Health & Biotech, IoT, and other innovative applications. In addition to the exhibition, InnoVEX also regularly hold a packed schedule of forum sessions, pitch contest, startup demos, one-on-one business matchmaking, networking party, and more. Many well-known Venture Capitalists along with Accelerators from Silicon Valley, Europe and Asia Pacific came to join; both as a speaker and a participant of the events.
InnoVEX forums and pitches are also broadcasted through livestreaming platforms every year; both to reach a broad audience and to make sure those who could not attend the exhibition will not miss out.
In summary, InnoVEX 2019 had:
- 467 startups from 25 countries and regions, 20% growth from 2018
- 18,251 visitors over the 3 days
- +40 international forum speakers
- Over 70% increase in venue size
- +500 attending investors
- USD 420,000 Prize Pool