The Future Seminars - Melbourne - Smart Bike Tech & The Taipei Cycle Show

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The Clarendon Room

Melbourne Exhibition Centre

1 Convention Centre Place, South Wharf

Melbourne, VIC 3006


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Work in, or connected to, the bicycle and cycling related industries?

Interested in how 'Smart Technologies' are changing the industry and the products it makes?

Considering visiting (or returning to) the Taipei Cycle Show?

Looking for the right sourcing or manufacturing partners?

Keen to network with the Australian bicycle industry?

Then join us June 7th for 'The Future Seminars - Smart Bike Tech & the Taipei Cycle Show 2018', in The Clarendon Room, at the Melbourne Conference & Exhibition Centre.

- Presented by the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA), and Better Bike Business.

* Be amongst the first to see "What's New and What to Expect at the 2018 Taipei Cycle Show" - presented by Lily Su, Executive Director at TAITRA.

* Hear from leading industry voices and academics on; "The Smart Technologies Driving the Future of the Bicycle Industries" and the "Significance of the 'E-Bike' Category to the Australian Bicycle Industry".

Including presentations from;

- Dr. Kuan-Jiuh Lin, from the National Chung-Hsing University, Taichung, Taiwan - Distinguished Professor at the Interfacial Optical-Electronics Lab (IOE Lab) - who will present on IOE, AI, IoT and other Smart Technology developments in the bicycle industry.

- Professor Bill Petreski, from the University of Melbourne & Strategy61 - a global expert on Emerging Companies, Technologies, Commercialisation and Investment Strategy - member of the Australia-Taiwan Business Council and former member of the Australian Standards Council.

- Gerrard Collins, National Sales Manager at Advance Traders (Merida Bicycles, Bicycle Centres etc.) - former BDM at Hewlett Packard and Compaq Computers.

Also ...

* Hear first-hand experience from local success story, Hugo Davidson, founder of Knog - "My Adventures in Building a Successful Cycling Brand"

* All the latest news on challenges to the E-bike Tariffs and the latest Australian E-Bike import and sales statistics, from Peter Bourke at the BIA & CPF.

Taipei, Technologies, Talk, and Toast.

Plus door prizes and coffee. Plenty of coffee!

See you then.


What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

For those lucky enough to be able to ride their bikes to the seminar, we will work with the MCEC management to make sure there is secure bicycle parking adjacent the foyer.

Bike parking details to follow as available.

And for those coming by car or public transport;

And should you have any accessibility concerns;

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Please feel free to contact Jonathon Nunan from Better Bike Business directly;

+61 419 586 161

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

Printed tickets or displayed on your preferred mobile device would be ideal thanks, as it will help to speed up your access and help you get a coffee that bit quicker.

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

No problem. Ideally, if you could let us know in advance, that would be greatly appreciated. Otherwise just show some ID and let us know who you are standing in for when you arrive at check-in.

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