Technology Committee
American Chamber of Commerce in Taipei

Active Members

Philip Diller
Pristine Communications
Tim Lauer
APAC Ventures
Carl Wegner

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Technology News

Thursday, 26 February 2009

EMI Suing More Music Sites For Offering ‘Playable Search’
Other reasons EMI sued Robertson - as well as returning search results, his Sideload can copy tracks to his firm’s MP3Tunes digital locker.

2009 Geneva Auto Show: Nissan NV200 Van
Nissan will put the NV200 on sale in Japan by summer, in Europe in the fall and then launch it in China and elsewhere. Inside Line says: A global van for a ...NSANY

GOP Skeptical Of President's Ambitious Agenda
Our recovery plan will invest in electronic health records and new technology that will reduce errors, bring down costs, ensure privacy, and save lives. ...

Pirate Bay 'biggest and baddest villain': exec
“Just like the rest of the world thinks of China and Vietnam, so the record companies view Sweden today.” He illustrated his point by discussing a ...

Full Text of President Obama's Speech
Our recovery plan will invest in electronic health records and new technology that will reduce errors, bring down costs, ensure privacy and save lives. ...

Nokia Siemens Networks wins deals in China
China's leading telecom operators China Mobile and China Unicom had ordered mobile network equipment and services from NSN, it said in a statement. ...

The Politics of Economic Stimulus Spending and Bank Bailouts
So today we have a FED which is committed to creating as many digital dollars as is necessary. In other words, if politicians won't tax, and lenders won't ...

Recent Meetings

The Digital Home
June 2, 2005
Stanley Huang, Intel Asia Pacific
William O Leszinske, Jr., Digital Home Group
Presentation: Intel Digital Home Update (PDF - 4MB)
Voice over Internet
February 24, 2005
Panel Discussion with Daniel Liu of Cisco, Donald Weng of SaveCom, and Robert Lo of PChome-Skype Presentation:
Cisco (PDF - 1.7MB)
Radio Frequency ID
November 23, 2004
Andrew Houlberg - General Manager, Gillette Taiwan; Christopher Short - Director, Microsoft Technology Center, Taiwan Presentations:
Gillette (PDF - 2.4MB)
Microsoft (PDF - 1.2MB)
Digital Content Round Table
October 28, 2004
Peter Cheng, Elta Technology
Noriko Miwa, Chinese Mobile Values Services
Steven Yang, iBiz Entertainment Technology
Presentations: Anthony Lo, CMVS
E-Commerce Trends in Asia
September 27, 2004
Kurt Cavano - CEO, TradeCard Presentation
(PowerPoint - 2.6MB)
Product Data Management
July 6, 2004
Richard Frykman - VP Business Development Asia Pacific, Stibo Group A/S Presentation
(PDF - 850KB)
Voice-over-Internet in Asia
March 26, 2004
Tim Lauer - Managing Director, APAC Ventures Presentation
(PowerPoint - 750KB)


The Technology Committee provides a forum to address issues relating to both technology and business in Taiwan -- presenting the latest product and service trends and highlighting emerging opportunities - with a strong focus on information technology and its related industries, including industries as diverse as business process technology, biotechnology, telecommunications technology, nanotechnology, GIS, innovation incubation, biotechnology, value added agriculture, e-commerce, aerospace, electronics, energy, manufacturing automation, etc. The Committee also promotes the interests of Chamber members, including facilitating meetings with Taiwan and U.S. government and regulatory officials and encouraging networking and business development among active member companies. Philip Diller, the committee's Chairman is a principle of Pristine Communications, a long-time player in Greater China's technology localization industry.

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