Techshohor Smartphone and Tab Expo (STE)- 2018, a three-day exposition to bring opportunities to the gadget-lovers to experience and get the latest editions of smartphone and tablet computer brands, will start in Dhaka on Thursday.
The expo will be held at Bangabandhu International Conference Centre (BICC) from July 12 to14.
The STE, the largest event of showcasing smartphones and tablet computers in the country is organised for the tenth time in the country by Expo Maker, an event management company.
This was disclosed at a ‘press meet’ at Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel in the capital on Tuesday.
Head of product of Samsung mobile Bangladesh Mohammad Iftekhar Hossain, head of marketing of Transsion Bangladesh Md. Asaduzzaman, marketing manager of Symphony Mobile SM Shahriar Huda, deputy general manager and head of marketing brand and communication of We Smart Solution Muntasir Ahmed, marketing manager of Huawei Consumer Business Group Bangladesh Monjurul Kabir, marketing manager of Oppo Bangladesh Iftekhar Uddin Sunny, assistant brand manager of Vivo Bangladesh Tanzib Ahmed and stategic planner of Muhammad Khan of Expo Maker were present on the occasion.
They informed that world’s renowned and Bangladeshi smartphone and tablet brands will be available in the three-day fair.
Meanwhile, mobile brands Samsung, Tecno, Symphony, We, Huawei, Nokia, Vivo, iPhone, Lava, Winmax, Lenovo, DTEL, Umidigi, and Solar Electro have already confirmed participation. The brands will display and sell smart devices, according to the organisers. Besides, there will be uncovered new smart phones at the expo premises. Visitors also can collect the necessary accessories from the fair.
Telecommunication Minister Mustafa Jabbar will inaugurate the fair while ICT State Minister Zunaid Ahmed Palak will attend as guest of honour.
Mohammad Iftekhar Hossain said, their brand will bring special offers for the customers while there will be launched some accessories at Samsung’s pavilion. Students will get special benefits.
Md. Asaduzzaman said, customers will get instant cash back on purchase of any phones. Besides, we will launch two new flagship devices of Tecno brand during the expo.
SM Shahriar Huda said, customers will get 5 percent sure cash back offer on all devices of Symphony at the fair including other gift items.
Muntasir Ahmed informed that their brand will focus on fourth generation-enabled handsets in the expo.
Monjurul Kabir said the brand will offer wide range of discount on different flagship devices.
The customers will get maximum 43 percent cash back during the fair.
Iftekhar Uddin Sunny said the camera-focused brand will bring ‘exiting’ offer for the customers as usual.
Tarzib Ahmed promised to entertain all visitors at their stall in the expo.
Samsung and Tecno are platinum sponsors, Symphony and WE Mobile are gold sponsors while internet-based tech news producer Techshohor dotcom goes title of the expo for this edition.
Huawei , Nokia, Oppo and Vivo have joined as silver sponsors; overseas education consulting firm EduMaker is partner of the event.
There are two pavilions of the platinum sponsors along side with four others pavilions by the gold and silver sponsors. Besides, there will be installed four pavilions and 12 stalls of the participant smart brads. The brands will of special gift box including raffle draw and selfie contest marking the exposition.