JETRO Bangkok (“JETRO”) and CEBIT ASEAN Bangkok 2018 (“CEBIT ASEAN”) signed the Letter of Intent, to foster the partnership and collaboration between the two parties. Japanese start-ups will be encouraged to expand their businesses to and in Thailand, under the ‘JETRO Innovation Program (“JIP”), at CEBIT ASEAN. CEBIT ASEAN will be held from 18 to 20 October 2018, at IMPACT Exhibition and Convention Center in Bangkok, Thailand.
The LOI signing is a significant step on the strategic alliance between JETRO and CEBIT ASEAN, strengthening the business alliances in Thailand between Thai and Japanese partners. This collaboration is in line with JETRO’s three prioritized areas including upgrading industrial competitiveness, activation of local economy and globalization of Thai companies.
“JETRO is committed to supporting digital industry development contributing to Sustainable Development Goals (SGDs). We expect to see this collaborative effort leading to new and innovative business partnerships between Thailand and Japan,” said Mr Hiroki Mitsumata, President, JETRO.
CEBIT ASEAN – The IT event for digital business in Thailand
CEBIT ASEAN is a geo-clone of the most successful and renowned trade show in the technology and digital industry, CEBIT, which is held in Hanover, Germany. CEBIT ASEAN features an exhibition and a conference program. Plans for the show also include international pavilions where exhibitors from Europe and Asia band together to showcase their products and innovations.
IMPACT Exhibition Management Co., Ltd
IMPACT Exhibition Management Co., Ltd. (“IMPACT”) is the leading exhibition organizer in Thailand. Offering a full range of services for domestic and international exhibitions, conferences, meetings and special events, IMPACT has earned a well-deserved reputation as a highly professional and reliable show manager/organizer amongst the public and private sectors. Through face-to-face and digital channels, and working hand-in-hand with international trade associations, organizers and corporations across a broad spectrum of industries, IMPACT creates environments to help you build a network of professional contacts in the course of one event.
Deutsche Messe AG
2017 marks the 70th anniversary of Deutsche Messe AG, which was founded in 1947 with the staging of Germany’s first-ever Export Fair. Seven decades later, Deutsche Messe has taken its place among the world’s top organizers of capital goods trade fairs, sporting a rich portfolio of events held in Germany and around the globe. With 2016 revenue of 302 million euros, the company ranks among the five biggest trade show companies in Germany. With more than 1,200 employees and a network of 58 sales partners, Deutsche Messe is present in about 100 countries.