The booth of VNPT at the Vietnam ICT COMM 2016.(File Photo)

HCM City (VNA)  – The first Electronics – Information Communications Technology Fair & Exhibition 2017 will be organised in HCM City next week.

The May 11-12 exhibition is expected to have 50 booths displaying new software, electronic, telecommunications and chipset products that can be used to set up e-governance and make the southern hub a smart city.

It will also feature conference on new products and technologies, signing of agreements for cooperation and technology transactions and a gala dinner for executives in the sector.

The city Department of Information and Communications will organise the event along with others like the HCM City Trade and Investment Promotion Centre, the HCM City Computers Association, the Vietnam Information Safety Association, the HCM City Chipset Association, Quang Trung Software Park, and the HCM City National University’s Software Park.-VNA