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MACEOS BEFORUM 2018

BE Forum 2018 intends to encapsulate the following:

Creating a business platform to enable fellow industry players to share their knowledge and exchange ideas about the latest trend and technological developments impacting the growth and sustainability of the Business Events industry in Malaysia and regional countries.

Broadening BE value and awareness, to stimulate and elevate the industry's impact on investment and trade that accelerates national transformation.

The content of the forum designed to attract more than 200 delegates from the nation and South East Asia region consists of senior personnel from Government-Linked Companies (GLCs), Government Agencies, Non-Government Organisations (NGOs), organisations from the private sector who are interested in exploring BE insights.

Programme

8.30am
Registration and Morning Refreshment
9.00am
Welcome Speech

By Dato’ Vincent Lim, President of MACEOS

9:10am
Opening Speech and Keynote Address

By Ir Dr Mohd Shahreen Zainooreen Madros,
CEO of Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE)

9.30am
MOU Signing Ceremony of Business Events Council Malaysia (BECM)
9.45am
How Branding has changed and why it is more critical than ever to Events?

Presenter: Mr. Marcus Osborne, CEO, Fusion Brand

10.15am
“Business Travellers: Trends & Opportunities”

Presenter: Dato’ Muzammil Mohamad, Qatar Airways Group’s Country Manager for Malaysia and Brunei

10.45am
Coffee Break
11.00am
“Latest Insights on Global Exhibition Industry”

Presenter: Mr. M Gandhi, Group Managing Director of ASEAN Business, UBM Asia

11.30am
BE Talk: “Support Systems for Business Events”

Mr. Derek Toh, Founder & CEO of WOBB.Co

Mr. Adrian Yap, CEO of MoneyMatch, Malaysian Financial Technology(FinTech) company

Mr. Fu Kei Cheong, Co-Founder of Anderes Fourdy

Mr. Tan Kuan Yan, CEO of Jublia Pte. Ltd.

12.30pm
“Anything is Possible – The Ironman Story”

Presenter: C G Lim, Regional Director, World Endurance Malaysia Sdn Bhd

1.00pm
Networking Lunch
2.00pm
Breakout Sessions
Ballroom 1:
Event Planning in an App Driven Age

Presenter: Mr. Vincent Kok , Founder of VMO

Function Room 1:
“Applying Blue Ocean Strategies to Business Events”

Presenter: Mr. Raj Kumar Ganeson, CEO of UCSI Consulting Group

Function Room 2:
BE Pitch Presentation
2.30pm
“Guide to Winning Conferences to Malaysia”

Presenter: Ms. Gracie Geikie, Director/Principal Consultant - Place Borneo Group

“Personal Data Privacy Act (PDPA) & EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)”

Presenter: Mr. Benjamin Shepherdson, Country Manager of Straits Interactive Sdn Bhd

Function Room 2:
BE Pitch Presentation
3.00pm
Coffee Break
3.30pm
Panel Discussion: “Positioning Malaysia for Business Events”

Moderator: Ms. Yap Shook Fung, Managing Director, MCI
Panellists:
- Dato’ Vincent Lim, President, MACEOS.
- Mr. Alan Pryor, Chairman of Business Events Council Malaysia (BECM)
- Mr. Marcus Osborne, CEO. Fusion Brand.

4.30pm
Q & A
4.45pm
Announcement of Winners for BE Pitch by Mr. Jason Teh, BEF 2018 Organizing Committee Chair/ MACEOS Youth Chair
5.00pm
Closing Remarks by Mr. Jason Teh, BEF 2018 Organizing Committee Chair/ MACEOS Youth Chair
5.15pm
End of Program

*BE Marketplace (table top) – Business Networking from 8.30am to 8.30pm
MACEOS Excellence Awards Night from 7pm
Disclaimer: This program is correct at the time of publishing. MACEOS reserves the rights to modify the program and will be updated continuously prior the forum.

Registration Fee

No. of staff from same organisation

1

5 & Above

MACEOS AND MYCEB MEMBERS

RM 380.00

10%Discount

NON-MEMBERS

RM 500.00

10% Discount

ACADEMIA & STUDENT

RM 150.00

10% Discount

-HRDF Claimable
-Subject to SST

Register Closed

Venue

Setia City Convention Centre

Setia City Convention Centre offering a wide variety of indoor and outdoor venue for customized events. It is strategically located in the heart of Setia Alam Township and easily accessed through NKVE.

Address
1, Jln Setia Dagang AG U13/AG, Setia Alam Seksyen U13, 40170 Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia.

Phone
+603-33595252

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Co-sponsors

  • DOREMI
  • JSL Asia
  •  TES Corporate
  •  Valentini

Official Venue

  • Setia city convention centre

Technology Partner

  • Anderes Fourdy

Official Media Partner

  • Official Media Partner: TTG MIC

Supporting Industry Partner

  • MYCEB

Supporting Associations

  • MATTA
  • MRA

Supporting Media

  • BE Magazine

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