With sound control, the intelligent robot will switch on or off the smart system included light, air conditioner, household surveillance following your commands. That means you now have a designated house keeper at home, which is very useful and innovative. Would you like to have a trial for the control of smart system? Minster of the Interior, Hsu Kuo-Yung now invites you to experience free robot at Intelligent Living Spaces in Northern, Central, and Southern Taiwan and then you can copy the smart scenario to your home to improve your living quality at home.
After attending the presentation of “Promotion for Intelligent Living Space and Enhancement of Interactive Experiences at Exhibition Centers” wrote by Architecture and Building Research Institute in the meeting of ministry affairs in the afternoon on 21st of February, Minister Hsu expressed that the information and communication technology (ICT) will give architectures the power of life. Smart buildings now are equipped with the function of automatic sensors, analysis, and response via the Internet, monitors, and system integration to provide the convenience in life. In order to promote the advantageous functions of innovative smart products, the Ministry of the Interior cooperates with the industries, academia and other governmental agencies to set up Intelligent Living Spaces and the EAG House in Northern, Central, and Southern Taiwan to demonstrate suitable smart home equipment systems with stable technologies and affordable prices to local residential.
Additionally, Minister Hsu also pointed out that the Institute shall continuously expand exhibition contents to actively promote joint development of the construction industry and the ICT industry to build a safer, more energy sustainable, health caring, convenient and aging-friendly smart living environment.
The Ministry of the Interior indicated that from the end of 2009 to the end of this January (2019), the Intelligent Living Space and the EAG House in Taipei have attracted 165 equipment makers to demonstrate 335 products and about 114,000 visitors. It has been well recognized by the public, meanwhile, it has become an important site for foreign guests who came to Taiwan to visit smart green buildings. Furthermore, the Exhibition Area in Southern Taiwan from 2013 to the end of this January visited by more than 154,000 visitors showed an excellent result for promoting smart homes.
To respond to advanced development of smart technology and services as well as to maintain the novelty of exhibitions, the Intelligent Living Space was integrated with existing equipment and sensing devices to build modularized smart system and equipment for exhibitions while guide system and user-friendly operational interface with sound control function was introduced for visitors to help themselves visit and find the direction last year (2018). For example, the Southern Taiwan Exhibition Area of Intelligent Living Space was opened last October which demonstrates simulated smart life scenarios in home to integrate into diverse contents of healthy living environment, interactive audio guide, home safety and disaster prevention, caring for the elderly health and smart home services. Exhibitions are updated with modularized systems to maintain the novelty and fun.
The Ministry of the Interior also emphasized that it will continuously incorporate with promotional needs of smart buildings by speeding up replacement frequency of smart systems and equipment, provision of more comprehensive exhibition platform, and management and services of modularized exhibition equipment to strengthen exhibition of smart life technology and to create more interesting, affordable, and easy to copy smart home example. It is welcomed for the public to visit all exhibition centers and to experience better life quality provided by smart homes!
Visiting Information of the Intelligent Living Spaces
Intelligent Living Space and EAG House
Intelligent Living Space
Address: No.102, Jingfu St., Wenshan District, Taipei 116, Taiwan (R.O.C.) (Experimental Center of Architecture and Building Research Institute, Ministry of the Interior)
Telephone Number for Reservation: +886 2-29300575 ext. 615 Ms. Cheng
1. Intelligent Living Space
Guided Tours: 10:00-16:30 on Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday (Closed on National holiday)
Audio Tours: 10:00~11:30 and 14:00~16:00 on Thursday
2. EAG House
Guided Tours: 9:30-16:30 on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday
Intelligent Living Space in Central Taiwan
Address: No.362 Sec.3 Fuxing Rd., South District, Taichung City (Floor 1 of Green Building, Taichung Cultural and Creative Industrial Park )
Telephone Number for Reservation: +886 4-2229-5848 ext. 254 or 258 Ms. Lee
Open Hours: 9:00-17:00; reservation for a guided tour is required.
Intelligent Living Space in Southern Taiwan
Address: No. 2, Siwei 3rd Road, Lingya District, Kaohsiung City, Taiwan (R.O.C.) (Floor 1, Sihwei Government Center, Kaohsiung City Government)
Telephone Number for Reservation: +886-7-3368-333 ext. 2428 Mr. Chen or ext. 2432 Mr. Hsieh
Open Hours: 8:30~17:30 from Monday to Friday; reservation for visiting hours on weekend and holiday is required.