23 July – Joint Business Cocktail Presentation: “Google and how they can assist Tourism Businesses to Grow their Market Share”
On Tuesday 23 July 2019, AustCham Thailand, in collaboration with our partner chambers, held Joint Business Cocktail Presentation on “Google and how they can assist Tourism businesses to grow their market share”. In this regard, we would like to thank Pulkit Lambah, Senior Account Manager, APAC Travel Google, for taking his time sharing productive information and his expertise on this issue. Afterward, there was also a networking session where attendees were allowed to have an opportunity to ask questions and talk in-depth with him. Last but not least, thank to COVA, our corporate sponsor, for being a part of making this event successful.
19 July – Joint Chambers Business Briefing on “Update from the EEC Office – Latest Developments and Investment in Technology”
AustCham Thailand, together with partner Chambers, held a Business Briefing and ESB Sundowners at the Avani Pattaya Resort on Friday 19th July. Thank you to Ms. Cholachit Vorawangso Virakul, Ph.D, Executive Director Attached to the Secretary General of the Eastern Economic Corridor office, for providing an insightful presentation in the EEC developments.
Key takeaways from the presentation were:
- Significant progress made on infrastructure development and on track to plan;
- Investment targets to GPD targets also on track;
- Clarification on BOI and EEC relationship, functions and responsibilities;
- Understanding on commitment to developing and support educational growth and development to support Industry 4.0 requirements;
- Overall vision for the Eastern Economic Corridor and the relationship to Bangkok infrastructure relief.
For those who missed this event, the presentation can be found at https://www.austchamthailand.com/events/presentations
3 July – Member Briefing on “Launch of the Small Business & Entrepreneur Committee”
On Wednesday 3rd July 2019, prior to the FCA Sundowners, we held the Launch of AustCham’s Small Business & Entrepreneurs Committee. Thanks to all members for taking their time to share their thoughts about small business issues and how they can support each other through this network; keep an eye out for the next steps of this committee!