The people are going to experience 5G demonstration for the first time in Bangladesh. Huawei, the titanium sponsor of the fair, is going to run the 5G show in the 'Digital Bangladesh Mela 2020' which is set to begin this Thursday at Bangabandhu International Conference Center at Agargaon in the Capital.
In the three-day digital fair, visitors will easily be able to experience the gigabit-level speed testing of 5G for free at Huawei's own pavilion. Moreover, there will be an arrangement of amazing Robot show, where the interactive humanoid robot will play soccer following the command of hand gesture. The arrangements aim to showcase the advancement of 5G technology in Human-to-Machine or Machine-to-Machine communication.There will also be another play-zone where visitors can experience real-time virtual reality (VR) test through 5G technology. As soon as the visitors put on the 5G VR, they will find themselves skiing on the snow. Huawei’s 5G mobile phones will also be available in the pavilion. The visitors will be able to experience Huawei 5G smartphones and purchase the existing mobile phones in the fair, said a press release.
Huawei believes 4G expansion must go on to bring all communities into digital and should also bring 5G networks since it has been principally designed for managing a greater diversity of data services rather than simple browsing/streaming or social networking data capacity increase.
This will provide a sustainable and scalable technology that will make the convergence of fixed, mobile and broadcast services happen. Therefore, 5G is expected to be “the enabler” of a major digital transformation.
Huawei is recognized as the world's 5G leader. It has spent a decade of research in 5G, spending over 4 Billion US Dollars in the past ten years alone to ensure the cutting-edge technology leadership. Huawei’s leading 5G end-to-end capabilities, innovative products and solutions are attracting operators worldwide.
Currently 70% of the global 5G networks are powered by Huawei. According to November statistics, Huawei has the largest number of 5G patents so far.
Prime Minister’s Information and Communication Technology Affairs Adviser
Sajeeb Ahmed Wazed is expected to inaugurate the ‘Digital Bangladesh Mela 2020’ event on 16th January.
One of the main goals of 'Digital Bangladesh Mela 2020’ is to highlight the advancement & innovation of digital technology, ensure suitable human resources, building a bridge between mass people & advanced digital technology and showcase the progress of the vision of digital Bangladesh.Posts and Telecommunications Division is organizing the event where both the government and private entities in digital technology sector would take part. There will be a total of 100 stalls, pavilions and mini pavilions including Huawei in the fair.
In addition to the Digital Entrepreneurship Conference, Composition & Painting Competition; Ministers and experts from home and abroad would talk about the present & future destination of technology at 13 different seminars. They will discuss on Talent Gap, Digital Economy, Digital Growth, Smart City and Achievement of SDGs.