LG Electronics Inc., a Seoul-based South Korean multinational home electronics company, is exhibiting for the first time at the SXSW (South by Southwest) – 2019 in Austin, Texas from Friday, Mar. 8th to Tuesday, Mar. 12th 2019, with its exclusive “Inspiration Gallery”, engaging with industry stakeholders, thought leaders, tastemakers and tech mavens, offering them a sneak peek at LG’s future product concepts.
The LG Inspiration Gallery, which will be open for 5 days, from Mar. 8th to Mar. 12th 2019 near the Austin Convention Center, will be featuring innovative technologies from the South-Korean tech giant, ranging from a series of new AI-optimized robots and unique smart lighting solutions to LG’s first ever connected ice cream maker. Furthermore, the gallery will also be showcasing advanced new products which the company previewed at CES 2019, which includes the world’s first rollable TV – LG SIGNATURE OLED TV R, and the new LG HomeBrew capsule-based craft beer maker.
On Mar.8th i.e. opening day, the LG Inspiration Gallery will be hosting a roundtable discussion on benefits of open innovation to customers. The panelists for the discussion include T.I. Cho, senior vice president and the head of the LG Convergence Center, Chul. B. Lee, senior vice president and the head of the LG New Business Center, and Kim Dong-Su, CEO of LG Technology Ventures.
The SXSW Conference & Festivals is an interactive gathering of film, and music industries. The conference’s main objective is to foster creative and professional growth, with SXSW being called as “the premier destination for discovery”. According to Lee, the conference’s theme makes it an ideal venue for the company to preview its future innovations being developed to transform lives.