TDOC Secretariat co-hosted “2017 e-Commerce Workshop” with Laos ICT Commerce Association (LICA) in Vientiane on May 23rd and with ICT Federation of Cambodia (ICTF) in Phnom Penh on May 25th to share the experiences in the development of Laos’, Cambodia’s, and Taiwan’s e-Commerce.
Led by Dr. Warren Chen, Chief Technology Officer of Institute for Information Industry, the 5 Taiwan speakers introduced the Taiwan e-Commerce eco-system, Big Data Applications in e-Commerce, mobile payment, ICT-Enabled SMEs, online marketing, and website optimization. There was also a business matchmaking event held in Cambodia, where 5 Taiwanese companies, including Acton Technology Corporation, IDEAS of III, International Integrated Systems, Inc., Onward Security, and xBeacon Co., attended the event.
Both workshops were highly appreciated by the government officials and ICT related companies in Laos and Cambodia. To promote additional collaboration, TDOC Secretariat, LICA, and ICTF agreed to co-host more ICT workshops in the near future. Furthermore, it was suggested that Taiwan and the local business partners can cooperate to train the youth to solve the local IT talent shortage as well as to create more business opportunities for Taiwan.