Semtech to Host Forum Focused on LoRa® Technology Development and IoT Applications in China

Semtech to Host Forum Focused on LoRa® Technology Development and IoT Applications in China

China’s top ecosystem partners that will present include Alibaba Cloud, Aliyun, China Unicom, and Tencent Cloud

Shenzhen, China at CITE 2019, April 9, 2019 — Semtech Corporation (Nasdaq: SMTC), a leading supplier of high performance analog and mixed-signal semiconductors and advanced algorithms, announced its participation in a new forum, LoRa Technology Innovation Forum, which will be held in the Shenzhen Exhibition Center on April 11, during the China Information Technology Exposition (CITE) conference. Semtech will be working with members of the ecosystem and solution manufacturers in China to demonstrate its LoRa® devices and wireless radio frequency technology (LoRa Technology). The forum will present the LoRa-based ecosystem to China and share successful, proven deployments of LoRa Technology in its many vertical markets including smart cities, utilities and buildings. There will be a total of 21 keynote speeches over the course of the day.

"Semtech’s LoRa Technology is regarded by many as the de facto platform for Internet of Things (IoT) applications in China, creating leading, sustainable, scalable, and proven solutions. The purpose of this forum is to strengthen thought leadership in the companies and developers creating LoRa-based solutions, and work with these partners to ensure the ecosystem’s continued growth,” said Alistair Fulton, Vice President and General Manager of Semtech’s Wireless and Sensing Products group. "Driven by the new generation of information technology such as 5G and AI, we expect IoT in China to thrive in the coming years and LoRa Technology to play a key role.”

At the forum, Semtech will conduct in-depth discussions with China’s top ecosystem partners including ASR, Alibaba Cloud, Aliyun, China Unicom, CLAATEC, Easylinkin, GTI, H3C, Lierdam, Menthink, Si Xin, Sundray, Tencent Cloud, Winext, Yosmart, and ZLG supporting institutions including China Electronic Standardization Institute, and China Academy of Information and Communications Technology. The forum will focus on the innovative applications of LoRa Technology, implementing a LoRa-based business model, technology development trends, ecosystem cooperation, interoperability certifications, and device communication. Semtech will also invite many LoRa-based solution providers, including Lierda, EasyLinkin, Manthink, Yosmart, ASR, and H3C, to introduce their latest gateway and sensor products.

The forum will be held in Molly Hall on the 6th floor of Shenzhen Exhibition Center on April 11.

About Semtech’s LoRa® Devices and Wireless RF Technology

Semtech’s LoRa devices and wireless radio frequency technology is a widely adopted long-range, low-power solution for IoT that gives telecom companies, IoT application makers and system integrators the feature set necessary to deploy low-cost, interoperable IoT networks, gateways, sensors, module products, and IoT services worldwide. IoT networks based on the LoRaWAN™ specification have been deployed in 100 countries and Semtech is a founding member of the LoRa Alliance™, the fastest growing IoT Alliance for Low Power Wide Area Network applications. To learn more about how LoRa enables IoT, visit Semtech’s LoRa site.

About Semtech

Semtech Corporation is a leading supplier of high performance analog and mixed-signal semiconductors and advanced algorithms for high-end consumer, enterprise computing, communications, and industrial equipment. Products are designed to benefit the engineering community as well as the global community. The Company is dedicated to reducing the impact it, and its products, have on the environment. Internal green programs seek to reduce waste through material and manufacturing control, use of green technology and designing for resource reduction. Publicly traded since 1967, Semtech is listed on the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the symbol SMTC. For more information, visit  

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