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MACEOS BEFORUM 2017

BE Forum 2017 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

09h00
Registration & Morning refreshment
09h30
Welcome Speech
  • Y. Bhg. Dato' Vincent Lim MACEOS President
09h40
Opening Speech and Keynote Address on Malaysia and Regional Business Events Industry
  • Y. Bhg. Dato' Zulkefli Haji Sharif CEO of Malaysia Convention & Exhibition Bureau (MyCEB)
10h00
Session #1: Malaysia’s Business Event Roadmap
  • Ho Yoke Ping, General Manager of Business Events, Malaysia Convention & Exhibition Bureau (MyCEB)
10h30
Coffee Break
10h50
Session #2: Malaysia as a Destination
  • Amelia Roziman Chief Operating Officer of Sarawak Convention Bureau (SCB)
  • Ashwin Gunasekeran Chief Operating Officer of Penang Convention & Exhibition Bureau (PCEB)
  • Gordon Yapp General Manager of Sabah Tourism Board (STB)
11h50
Panel Discussion #1: What is Ahead of Business Events Industry

Panelist:

  • Dato’ Vincent Lim President of Malaysian Association of Convention and Exhibition Organisers and Suppliers (MACEOS)
  • Ir. Effi Setiabudi Chairman of Indonesia Exhibition Companies Association (IECA)
  • Marisa D. Nallana Secretary of Philippine Association of Convention and Exhibition Organisers and Suppliers (PACEOS)
  • Rosalind Ng Immediate Past President of Singapore Association of Convention and Exhibition Organisers and Suppliers (SACEOS)
  • Sumate Sudasna President of Thailand Incentive and Convention Association (TICA)

Moderator:

  • Gary Grimmer CEO of Gaining Edge
12h30
Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) Singing Ceremony of AFECA-ASEAN Committee
  • Malaysian Association of Convention and Exhibition Organisers and Suppliers (MACEOS)
  • Singapore Association of Convention and Exhibition Organisers and Suppliers (SACEOS)
  • Indonesia Exhibition Companies Association (IECA)
  • Philippine Association of Convention and Exhibition Organisers and Suppliers (PACEOS)
  • Thailand Incentive and Convention Association (TICA)
  • Thai Exhibition Association (TEA)
12h40
Networking Lunch
13h40
Session #3: The Gen Y Factor. 
  • Daryl Wong Chief Executive Officer of Connecting Dots
14h25
Session #4: Does Email Marketing Still Work?
  • Mellissa Lee Head of GetResponse Malaysia
14h45
Session #5: Incorporating the Use of Event Technology
  • Donald Lim Chief Wizard of Digimagic
15h15
Coffee Break
15h30
Session #6: The Power of Location Based Marketing
  • Edward Ling Malaysia Lead for Waze
16h00
Session #7: Digital Marketing
  • Andrew Chow Author of Personal Branding 247
16h30
Panel Discussion #2: Will Technology Replace Humans in The Business Events Industry?

Panelist:

  • Gracie Geikie Place Borneo Sdn Bhd
  • Alun Jones UBM MES
  • Donald Lim Chief Wizard of Digimagic
  • Edward Ling Waze

Moderator:

  • Fu Kei Cheong Co-Founder, Anderes Fourdy Sdn Bhd
17h00
Closing Remarks
17h10
Networking

Disclaimer: This program is correct at the time of publishing. The Malaysian Association of Exhibition and Conference Organisers and Suppliers (MACEOS) reserves the right to modify the program without prior notice as a result of circumstances beyond its control.

Venue

Putra World Trade Centre

The Putra World Trade Centre is a main convention and exhibition centre at Jalan Putra, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Construction commenced in 1981 and was completed in 1984.

Address
41, Jalan Tun Ismail, Kuala Lumpur, 50480 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Phone
+60 3-2614 6999

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Registration Fee

No. of staff from same organisation

1

5 & Above

MACEOS AND MYCEB MEMBERS

RM 350.00

5%Discount

NON-MEMBERS

RM 500.00

5% Discount

ACADEMIA

RM 70.00

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SUBJECT TO 6% GST

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