Taiwan Excellence Brings Wondrous Innovations in Davao Via Taiwan Expo 2019

Featured industries are technology, agriculture, design, medical care, education and tourism.

Have you been to Taiwan? In 2018, the number of Filipinos who visited the island republic increased by 44.13%. These Pinoys were not just intrigued with the country’s food scene and picturesque views. They were also curious with the palpitating innovations of Taiwan – the “heart of Asia”

“The Taiwanese economy lists global powerhouses such as Google, Apple, Microsoft and IBM as part of its clientele.”

TAIWAN EXPO 2019

While the Taiwanese umami and spectacular sceneries remain reasons for you to fly out, those who can not visit the country yet can experience Taiwan’s wondrous technological innovations without leaving the Philippines. This is through the help of Taiwan Excellence (TE) through Taiwan Expo in the Philippines 2019. Taiwanese products which are awarded with the Taiwan Excellence Award will be showcased in respective pavilions at the SMX Convention Center, Davao on November 8-9. Featured industries are technology, agriculture, design, medical care, education and tourism.

9CA5A1D5-6977-42F0-BFE1-148948285384
For those who are looking to get the best Taiwan can offer, look for the seal of the Taiwan Excellence Award.

“Products selected for the Taiwan Excellence Awards serve as shining examples for the domestic industry. Apart from the distinction, these products and brands are also promoted by the Taiwanese government on many international stages,” said Tony Lin, deputy director of the Strategic Marketing Department of the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA).

Taiwan: At the forefront of technology with Taiwan Excellence

The Taiwan Excellence Awards covers different products that are used in various sectors such as manufacturing, education, healthcare, transportation, e-commerce, smart living, green energy, and public service.  

“Taiwan Excellence works to connect people through innovation and excellence, which they can feel in their lives every day,” Lin added.  

Over the past year, Taiwan has grown into a global leader in innovation by supplying solutions to modern problems. The value they provide is so gigantic that the Taiwanese economy lists global powerhouses such as Google, Apple, Microsoft and IBM as part of its clientele.

Thus, for those who are looking to get the best Taiwan can offer, look for the seal of the Taiwan Excellence Award. Indeed, Taiwan is at the forefront of technology with Taiwan Excellence.

Related Post : Taiwan Excellence Invites Dabawenyos to Try Award-Winning Lifestyle Brands for Free

Globally relevant innovations

The following are companies and brands awarded with the Taiwan Excellence Seal that provide concrete solutions to real world problems, effectively transforming the dreams of a smart future into reality.

SELF-DRIVING CAR

Taiwanese tech giant Acer has been developing a self-driving car that will usher in a new age in smart transportation. During the project, they partnered with Yulon Group, one of Taiwan’s top car makers.

ROBOTICS

76A21219-ED77-4B23-ACFC-0D3F755B6AE1
The SeaDragon XLR

TTRobotix’s SeaDragon XLR, a remote-controlled robot and submarine, that can dive 300 meters deep to aid in surveillance, rescue, or marine research.

AUDIO-VISUAL FACILITY

Everest Display Inc. boasts its Cloud Touch Projector. Unlike traditional projectors, the device can be used independently with its built-in Android system and a range of unique functions and features.

HYGIENE

Revolutionizing personal hygiene is the Eleclean disinfectant spray, made of 100% pure water with no chemical additives. Housed in a compact device, the water is electrolyzed to create reactive oxygen species that are strong enough to kill most disorder-causing microorganisms, while remaining gentle so that it doesn’t cause skin irritation.

ENVIRONMENT

CB4C72B2-2AC2-495E-9EC8-5E565E19E70C
Edimax

To help people adjust to rising air pollution rates, Edimax created EdiGreen Airbox, a smart air quality detector with temperature and humidity sensors. It accurately measures the levels of harmful miniscule particulate matter present in the air.

HEALTHCARE

A triumph in the field of smart healthcare is being developed by AmCad Biomed. Their AmCadUT Thyroid Cancer detection machine uses the power of algorithms to automatically classify thyroid tumors. According to Peter Wu, president of AmCad, the machine can analyze whether a tumor is benign or malignant. In addition, it has an average accuracy of 90 percent, 15 to 25 percent higher than that of the most superior experts.

Be IN Taiwan without going TO Taiwan

It is easy to get lost at the rate Taiwan beats life-changing products. Thus, when you finally get the chance to visit Taiwan, do not just wander around street foods, milk teas and landscapes, explore more and even own a piece of the country’s globally relevant technologies. Meanwhile, experience the elite class of Taiwan’s wondrous innovations without going TO Taiwan. You are IN Taiwan while you are in Davao this November 8-9, the Taiwan Expo 2019.

55D110FD-55D5-4D64-8AB0-D81EF56C138D

Now You Can Use PayMaya To Pay For Apple Services | How to Add Payment Method

PayMaya does not share your bank information with Apple, making it simple and private.

According to DeviceAtlas through its device detection platform, the iPhone variants are the most used smartphones in the Philippines. Owners of these handsets can now use PayMaya, the Philippines’ leading digital financial services company to pay for App Store, Apple Music, Apple TV app, and iTunes Store purchases, iCloud storage and more.

0BA970CB-13FD-4C7C-AC9E-7D45436B7972
PayMaya does not share your bank information with Apple, making it simple and private.

Create your own PayMaya account. Follow steps here : PayMaya Releases Newly Designed, EMV-enabled Card | How to Get | How to Upgrade

HOW TO ADD PAYMAYA AS A PAYMENT METHOD ON YOUR APPLE ACCOUNT 

1. In your iPhone settings, tap on your Apple ID and select Payment & Shipping. You might be asked to sign in.
2. Tap on Add Payment Method.
3. Select “PayMaya”. Tap “Log in to PayMaya” and complete sign in process.

Specific to device procedures (iPad, iPod touch, Mac or PC): https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201266

The addition of PayMaya as an Apple ID payment method offers a new way to pay for Apple services without needing a credit card and still allows for easy, one-tap purchasing from all Apple devices. PayMaya does not share your bank information with Apple, making it simple and private.

E7C5B08D-2051-408B-B4DB-453157BFFBDD
Create your own PayMaya account. Follow steps here : PayMaya Releases Newly Designed, EMV-enabled Card | How to Get | How to Upgrade

 Things YOU CAN with PAYMAYA:

  1. Buy Call, Text and Data Load anytime.
  2. Shop online. (online stores, stream movies and music, book flights and accommodation.)
  3. Pay bills. Skip the line!
  4. Pay via QR code. Just Scan-to-pay at any partner merchants!
  5. Monitor your expenses in real-time via app and sms updates.
  6. Buy gaming puns for your favorite mobile games
  7. Send E-gift vouchers to your family and friends.

 

“Having PayMaya as a payment option for Apple purchases brings immense convenience for Filipinos who are looking to unlock even more possibilities with their Apple devices, especially for those who have little to no access to a credit card or other financial products. We’re excited for the many ways PayMaya can help owners of Apple devices fulfill their digital purchase needs in the Phillippines,” said Shailesh Baidwan, President of PayMaya.

Create your own PayMaya account. Follow steps here : PayMaya Releases Newly Designed, EMV-enabled Card | How to Get | How to Upgrade

A Not-For-Everyone Lounge, Ocean View Rooms and 10 Event Spaces | Acacia Hotel Davao

The Club Lounge is intriguing.

When you have been to Davao city recently, it makes sense to say that President Duterte’s hometown is championing its campaign to be the country’s top “Bleisure” destination (Business and Leisure). Acacia, a world class homegrown hotel brand with branches in Manila and Bacolod could not agree more to this. The hotel brand is expected to greet its guests “Madayaw!” with its heartfelt stroke of hospitality this November.

LOCATION

22A6E69C-9471-48F7-9FB7-976608BB3A88
The Acacia Hotel Davao as seen from the parking area of SM Lanang Premier Mall.

Acacia Hotel Davao adds to the charming bustling stretch of JP Laurel street as you traverse Lanang area. It is across the Carmelite church, sandwiched by SM Lanang Premier Mall and Davao-grown CrossFit gym, Madayaw North. The Tim Tebow CURE Hospital, Lanang Premiere Doctors Hospital, Inc. (opens soon) and seafood haven, Blue Post Boiling Crabs & Shrimps are just three buildings away. The Davao Museum of History and Ethnography at Insular Village is just a five-minute-ride away. The Island Garden City of Samal is just 15 minutes away. It takes 20 minutes to Francisco Bangoy International Airport.

FOOD TRIP IN DAVAO : 8 FIRST-TO-TRY Eateries in Davao (When you are a SMART Tourist)

NOT FOR EVERYONE

Acacia Hotel Davao offers exclusive benefits and privileges in the Club Lounge when you stay in one of the premier rooms and suites for a more unique and personalized experience.

 

FFA7CDDD-A445-4CE3-B521-1D47E046BAD3
The “not for everyone” Club Lounge, Acacia Hotel Davao: Ask about opening rates. (Event bookings) jesse.magbanua@acaciahotelsdavao.com (Corporate room reservations) kathryn.quibingco@acaciahotelsdavao.com

HOTEL SUITES

The hotel offers impressive views of the north. Fill your eyes with astonishment when you witness the immersive ocean view of Samal Islands from some of the 260-well appointed guest rooms.

4199E370-806F-4EDD-83ED-1C035D554C3A
DELUXE TWIN BEDROOM, Acacia Hotel Davao: Suites feature an appealing combination of modern earth tones and engaging elements.

DINING

Local and international cuisine with regional flavors await to both local and foreign guests. The Waling-Waling Cafe offers a wide selection of freshly cooked local cuisine and regional classics. Luk Foo Palace Chinese Restaurant serves high-end Cantonese specialties with distinct flavors.

WORLD FAMOUS GRILLED TUNA IN DAVAO: DAVAO’S DOODS: World Street Food Master Awardee 2017 (Why you should try “Bawug”?)

WELLNESS

Acacia Fit, the hotel’s gym is geared with updated equipment centered around wellness. The Venado Pool Bar at the 3rd floor serves refreshments and cocktails while enjoying the swimming pool for a perfect getaway.

SOCIALS

Acacia Hotel Davao owns a Grand Ballroom which can accommodate up to 350 persons with convenient and functional facilities. There are also 9 smaller event venues perfect for memorable and intimate celebrations or even for business events.

6CED4217-7EF5-4775-B877-8DB46F3E2E8E
WALING-WALING CAFE, Acacia Hotel Davao: Offers signature delicacies of Davao and the rest of Mindanao.

 

94103845-8DDA-4F87-A534-4B78091C16AD
JUNIOR SUITE, Acacia Hotel Davao
CB13E9B9-AC35-4C27-8930-F3DC3E7F3283
An Acacia Tree (SOURCE: https://majesticwallart.com/products/acacia-tree-at-sunset-with-giraffes-wall-mural)

Built with world class facilities, surely “Acacia” is soon to be a term used by the Davaoenos and Davao visitors to refer not just to that enchanting, colossal, endemic, shade-providing tree.

“Acacia” in Davao, pertains to that colossal hotel in front of SM Lanang Premier, with enchanting interiors and facilities, serving international dishes with endemic to Davao flavors. Uniquely, it bears a brand of hospitality that nurtures ultimate metropolitan rest and relaxation like a shade an urban tree gives on an extremely hot day for business, leisure or both.

Book now. Corporate room reservations: kathryn.quibingco@acaciahotelsdavao.com | Event bookings: jesse.magbanua@acaciahotelsdavao.com