ASIAN MICE FORUM
The annual Asian MICE Forum (AMF), now entering its 16th year, is an iconic event for Taiwan’s MICE industry and much of Asia. As an important exchange platform, it is a much anticipated event for the domestic MICE industry. The Forum invites world renowned speakers to share the latest MICE insights and to interact with Taiwanese MICE professionals.
This year’s first panel discussion will be moderated by Mr. Simon Wang, Executive Vice President of TAITRA, who is also Executive Director of MEET TAIWAN. Three panelists will join him virtually on stage to talk about the revival of the Asian MICE industry for the future post-COVID-19 world: Mrs. Nichapa Yoswee, Senior Vice President of the Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB), Mr. Aloysius Arlando, President of the Singapore Association for Conventions & Exhibitions Organisers and Suppliers (SACEOS), and Ms. Iris Wong, Director of Exhibitions Market Development at the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC).
For the next panel discussion, three experienced MICE technology professionals will share their comments on the transformation of physical exhibition planning and how digital technology is reshaping the MICE industry: Ms. Jennifer Pai, CEO of ARPlanet, Ms. Rene Fang, CEO of iStaging, and Mr. Wang Shih-Chi, Founder & Director of KingOne Design. They will talk about ‘How Digital Technology is reshaping the MICE Industry’ with moderator, Mr. Chi Cheng-Jan, CEO of THLight.
Moreover, Mr. Denzil Rankine, Executive Chairman of AMR International, will share his point of view on exhibition trends and the outlook for 2022, and Mr. Jet Chou, Co-founder of IF Plus, will talk about his experiences building innovation experiments for multimedia, marketing communication and branding via digital art design.
Finally, Mr. Tim Groot, Founder & CEO of Grip, will share how he and his team built their award-winning innovative platform that creates business opportunities, boosts engagement during virtual events, and contributes to helping the exhibition industry recover from the current crisis.
The 2021 AMF is to be a gathering of global MICE leaders that drives new industry trends, enabling diversified international exchanges and business opportunities for participants.