Taipei Cycle has announced that visitor pre-registration for its hybrid event is now open. Pre-registration is free of charge, and will allow visitors entry into the physical show from 22-25 March 2023 as well as access to the DigitalGo online platform until 7 April 2023.
For 2023’s event Taipei Cycle will remain a hybrid format, after the introduction of the online show in 2022. Exhibitors will be able to showcase products in the Nangang Exhibition Centre, alongside the newly developed virtual show: Taipei Cycle DigitalGo. The integrated physical show and virtual platform will allow for great international reach both online and in person, as borders open once more.
Taipei Cycle 2023 will welcome its international visitors in person for the first time since the pandemic. Five new themes, including Resilient Supply Chain, Digital Connections, Vibrant Innovations, Dynamic Lifestyle, and Sustainable Moves, will shape the event. These themes will cover supply chain, OEM, brands, smart wearables, training software and equipment, and bike tour services.
Sustainability is at the core of Taipei Cycle 2023
Sustainability is at the core of Taipei Cycle 2023, and as such Sustainable Moves has already featured the Green Force Talk, a discussion focused on green design that took place on 18 November 2022. Alongside this, the four-part video series Green Initiatives will feature interviews with key industry players on their green practices and management. Ride Together, a cycling event taking place during show, will invite international visitors to explore the beauty of Taipei. These events aim to raise awareness of reducing consumption, reusing and recycling materials, plus the integration of green practices into everyday life. More information on these events will be announced in due course.
Taipei Cycle 2023 almost returns to its pre-covid scale
This year’s show has confirmed attendance from 850 exhibitors across 3,000 booths. At 2023’s event, leading brands such as Giant, Merida, Shimano, SRAM, KMC, BESV will be presenting their innovations. Visitors will be able to test ride the latest products, explore trends and developments – both present and future – in the cycling industry, plus explore a showcase of d&i award winners.
Taipei Cycle d&i awards to extend its deadline to 19 Dec
19 December 2022 is the final opportunity forbicycle designers, manufacturers, and retailers to submit their latest R&D achievements to the Taipei Cycle d&i awards 2023. Categories span: bicycles; parts and components; cycling accessories; e-bikes; and smart cycling services. Submissions will be judged by an international jury of experts in January 2023, with the exhibition and awards ceremony being held in March. Awards granted at the Taipei Cycle d&i awards 2023 will include the Gold Award – Green Prize, presented for the first time to products manufactured according to the 3R principles. Winners will automatically qualify for the Final Jury of the iF Desgin Award 2024, one of the most prestigious international design awards.
This article is sponsored by Taipei Cycle.