The American Innovation Pavilion will be officially opened on Wednesday at Songshan Cultural and Creative Park in Taipei during a ceremony hosted by Minister Without Portfolio Audrey Tang (??) and American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) Director Kin Moy (???), the event's organizer said on Tuesday.
The opening ceremony will feature a speech by Tang delivered using virtual reality. The minister is also involved in promoting digital technology in Taiwan, to help people become more familiar with innovative technological developments, according to the Taiwan Innovation Center (AIC), which established the pavilion by combining innovative U.S. technology and Taiwanese entrepreneurship.
The American Innovation Pavilion will focus on artificial intelligence (AI), robots, the Internet of Things (IoT), virtual reality (VR), digital learning and the maker movement, AIC said.
The pavilion plans to give visitors a sneak peek at the future of technology and encourage them to build their own entrepreneurship ventures through activities and exhibitions.
In addition, the World Design Capital Taipei 2016 exhibition organized by AIT and AIC will be held from Oct. 12-30 at Songshan Cultural and Creative Park.
Source: Focus Taiwan News Channel