World IT Show 2018 (WIS2018) & Pocket WiFi Korea Event


World IT Show 2018 (WIS2018) & Pocket WiFi Korea Event

Pocket WiFi Korea would like to celebrate the opening of WIS2018 with an exclusive 2+1 event! Anyone who rents 2 devices from May 24th to May 31st will get 1 more for free!

# You do not have to go to WIS2018 to participate in this event. Everyone is eligible for this event.

What is World IT Show 2018?

World IT Show(WIS) is the largest ICT exhibition that Korea has to offer annually. The event has the exciting role of showing off the “most recent technologies, products and services in Korea and overseas.” Exhibition will start on May 23rd and end on May 26th. Big Players such as SKT, KT, LG and Samsung will be participating. Find out more about the show HERE

WIS 2018 Key Issues

This year WIS has chosen 6 big areas to showcase new technology.

1AI : Artificial intelligence, also known as machine intelligence, is the technology/intelligence shown by machines. AI is “any device that perceives its environment and takes actions that maximize its chance of successfully achieving the goal”. Find out more about AI HERE

2. IoT (Internet of Things) : This concept refers to numerous physical devices that are connected to the internet. Sort of like AI, IoT enables digital intelligence to devices so that humans do not have to be envolved. Find out more about IoT HERE

3. Autonomous Vehicles : These vehicles refer to cars that can navigate on its own without the help of humans. It is also known as a self-driving car or robot car. Find out more about Autonomous Vehicles HERE

4. VR/AR : VR and AR are concepts that refer to another reality that humans perceive. Virtual Reality(VR) is an umbrella term for all immersive experiences while Augmented Reality(AR) is an overlap of content on the real world but CG content is not able to respond to real world content. Find out more about VR/AR HERE

5. Big Data : This is a term that refers to enormously large amount of data and Big Data can be used to analyze data for more productive and strategic business moves. Find out more about Big Data HERE

6. Blockchain Technology : As said by Don & Alex Tapscott, “The blockchain is an incorruptible digital ledger of economic transactions that can be programmed to record not just financial transactions but virtually everything of value.” Find out more about Blockchain Technology HERE