On 8th September 2014, the exhibition Innovations in Development Technology Expo was held at Development Innovations Cambodia.
More than 20 CSOs and TPSs demonstrated their inventions, and the event saw over 500 participants. These consisted of students, tech-savvy attendees and people from various tech companies and organizations.
The official launch of the event started at 1:30 and saw minister for Education, Youth and Sport and Director of USAID welcomed all participants with their speech.
Now we are working with private sector not just only development community and we have established more than 300 ICT recourse center and school. When Cambodia has to be socialize moving from agriculture to industry and to high level of services, we need more people to knowledgeable about mathematics and science, and that kind of concept come to the content so that the student can access from smartphone or laptop. By using this technology we can help many student get better education and create more job and also allow Cambodia to move next way in development, said H.E. Hang Chuon Naron, minister for Education, Youth and Sport.
All participants were then free to attend workshops by Tech communities and labs actively involved in Cambodia. Some of these include: Wikipedia, BarCamp, Mekhek, Google, Small World, INSTEDD, Hackerspace, Co Lab, Arc Hub, STT Hub, Sithi Hub and more.
Innovations in Development Technology Expo was a major event in Cambodia that brought much knowledge and experience to all attendees eager to learn about the new inventions of technology in Cambodia.
Learn more about Development Innovations here.
Author : Rattana Keo
Edited by : Germaine Tan