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At the heart of TechXLR8 are its Demo Zones, 8 dedicated areas bringing to life the tech which will shape your future

Each Demo Zone showcases a different technology, featuring the best examples and inspirational use cases of Virtual & Augmented Reality, Connected Cars, Smart Homes, Robotics, Drones, Industrial IoT and 5G network technologies.

Drone Demo Zone

The Drone Demo Zone will be bringing early adopters of UAV tech from across the world to showcase how their drones are working to improve productivity and save lives. This will allow enterprises to learn and see in practice how their peers are saving money through the introduction of drone tech.

Robotics Demo Zone

The Robotics Demo Zone will be the place to see 2017’s most exciting robots all under one roof. You will be able to see the future of automation through global leaders demoing RPA technologies which are fundamentally changing the way these business’ work. The demo will intend to give a personalised face to automation. We will be bringing a number of early adopters from across the ecosystem who have embraced the fourth industrial revolution and are utilizing robotics and automation to improve workplace productivity.

Smart Home Demo Zone

The next generation of connected devices are now here and with that the ‘cool factor’ around smart home is going through the roof!

The Smart Home market is being overwhelmed with products, platforms and offerings. With mass consumer engagement still the number one barrier to wide scale adoption, our Smart Home Demo Zone will allow attendees to experience how products can interoperate in real life.

With the proliferation of IoT technologies smart home products are growing in diversity and so does the consumer appetite for more smart home tech. Live demonstrations on latest connected devices available for kitchen, bedroom and living room will showcase the advantages of smart home automated technologies that give homeowners a new level of control.

Industrial IoT Demo Zone

The Industrial Internet of Things isn’t just about sensors and collecting data, it’s about delivering efficiency, productivity, commercial opportunity and safety from that data.

Attendees join Internet of Things World Europe to explore how they can unlock the potential of IoT to transform their business. To do this they need to really see how companies are helping put IoT to work with real life demonstrations. With such a vast partner ecosystem required to deliver end-to-end IoT solutions, the Industrial IoT Demo Zone provides the opportunity for partnering companies to provide a visualisation of how connected technologies are transforming Industrial enterprises in Manufacturing/Supply Chain/Energy/Utilities’/Environment or Agriculture.

5G Live! Demo Zone

Showcasing new & innovative edge cutting technology & services enabled by superfast connectivity powered by 5G networks, featuring everything from VR/AR headsets to flying drones.  Be the first to witness these exciting products in the 5G Live Demo Zone!


Experience all the technology trends and innovations live in our connected car demo zone. Get the look and feel for the latest developments in HMI displays, in-car apps, infotainment systems, ADAS features and experience first-hand the changes in automotive that are reshaping how we interact with vehicles. With interactive demos coming from key ecosystem players including automakers, tier 1’s and their partners the connected car demo zone provides the perfect opportunity to visualise and understand the changing automotive landscape.

VR/AR Demo Zone

VR and AR hold the potential to transform industry productivity and revolutionise the way in which we interact. The VR/AR Demo Zone showcases pioneering Virtual, Augmented and Mixed Reality projects across the enterprise spectrum, and demonstrates how enterprises can strengthen their skillsets, optimise their workflows, reach new markets and equip themselves effectively for the century ahead.



The Techxlr8 hackathon will be taking place on the show floor of Techxlr8, bringing together 100s of developers to Code, Code, Code!! They will be set a series of API challenges at the start of the two days, then the developers will be kept going by a mixture of beer and pizza. Run in partnership with the global coding gurus ReadWrite, this will be an opportunity for European developers to showcase their skill. These challenges will come across different verticals and ecosystems reflecting all the Techx technologies showcased at London Tech Week including VR/AR, HTML5, IoT, Machine Learning, Apps and Chatbots. The winners of the challenges will be announced on the main expo stage after presentations and deliberations of our global innovators judging who were the most successful hackers!