PowerArena is a real-time crowd management mobile platform that enables timely collection, analysis and dissemination of people flow and wait times information, as well as guest mix and attendance information, using IoT and Big Data technologies.
PowerArena collects data by a self-developed combination of smart sensors with high mobility and flexibility. The data empowers operators to make calculated decisions to enhance operational efficiency, through proactive management of people flow, and identification of opportunities to improve the flexibility of manpower management. In addition to precisely managing crowd distribution, the location-based information and guest foot traffic maps allow offering of an engaging experience by providing relevant, time-and-location specific information, tips and promotions on a mobile platform.
The Hong Kong ICT Awards aims to recognise and promote outstanding ICT inventions and applications, thereby encouraging innovation and excellence among Hong Kong’s ICT talents and enterprises in their constant pursuit for creative and better solutions to meet business and social needs.
The Hong Kong ICT Awards was established in 2006 with the collaborative efforts of the industry, academia and the Government. Steered by the Office of the Government Chief Information Officer and organised by 8 Hong Kong ICT industry associations and professional bodies, the Awards aims at building a locally espoused and internationally acclaimed brand of ICT awards.
There are 8 categories under the Hong Kong ICT Awards 2017, namely Best Business Solution Award, Best Digital Entertainment Award, Best FinTech Award, Best ICT Startup Award, Best Lifestyle Award, Best Mobile Apps Award, Best Smart Hong Kong Award, Best Student Invention Award.
About Best Smart Hong Kong Award
Best Smart Hong Kong Award was established in 2015, to encourage the development and adoption of advance ICT technologies and innovative use of Internet of Things technologies, Open Data / Big Data Analytics and Digital Inclusion to uplift business operation efficiency, overall industry competitiveness, service qualities, and to create a convenient environment for smarter business better life. The organiser of Best Smart Hong Kong Award 2017 is GS1 HK.
About GS1 HK
With over 110 chapters around the world, GS1 is a not-for-profit, industry-led global organisation dedicated to the design and implementation of global standards and solutions to improve the efficiency and visibility of supply and demand chains. Two million companies across 20 industries in over 150 countries are using the GS1 System of Standards.