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December 4, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join us to learn all details from the experts about investing in Thailand through the Eastern Economic Corridor, about the 12 target industries, about how the EEC is attractive for SMEs, about industry clusters and ecosystems, and how companies can keep a head office in the CBD while being based in the EEC, and of course the incentives for being in the EEC.


Venue:  Centara Grand at Central World, Bangkok

Date:  Wed 4 December 0900 – 1200, followed by networking lunch to 1330


Tentative Program

Investing in Thailand: Exploring Investment Opportunities in the EEC
Wednesday, 4th December 2019, 09
.15 – 13.30 hrs.

Centara Grand at CentralWorld, Bangkok

08.45 – 09.15 Registration
09.15 – 09.25
(10 min)
Opening Remarks

: Mr. Kanit Sangsubhan, Secretary General, Eastern Economic Corridor Office of Thailand (EECO)

09.25 – 09.30

(5 min)

Welcoming Remarks

: Mr. Jan Eriksson, President, European Association for Business and Commerce (EABC) (TBC)

0930 – 10.30

(60 min)

Briefing and Government perspective on Attractiveness of the EEC: A Key Means of Participating in Thailand 4.0

·     EEC Overall progress

      : Mrs. Luxmon Attapich, Deputy Secretary-General, EECO

·           EECi: Progress and Development Plan

: Dr. Janekrishna Kanatharana, Executive Director of EECi, and Executive Vice President, National Science and Technology Development Agency

·           Eco Industrial Parks Project in EEC

: Representative, Industrial Estate Authority of Thailand (IEAT)

·            Development of Digital Economy in EEC and Thailand

: Dr.Nuttapon Nimmanphatcharin, President & CEO, Digital Economy Promotion Agency (DEPA) (TBC)

10.30 – 10.45 Coffee Break
10:45 – 11:45

(60 min)


Private Sectors Perspective on Opportunities & Challenges


Mr. Narakorn Ratchapolsitte, Vice President of the Thai Automation and Robotics Association (TARA)

Mr. Thanawat Koomsin, Executive Vice President of Thailand Automotive Institute

Mr.Kongkrapan Intarajang, Chief Operating Officer, PTT Global Chemical PCL (TBC)

Mr. Remy Maitam, President, Asia Pacific Region, Revima Asia Pacific Ltd.

Professor Dr.Thanaruk Theeramunkong, President of Artificial Intelligence Association of Thailand (TBC)


Mrs. Nongnuth Phetcharatana, Special Advisor, EECO

11:45 – 12:00

(20 min)

Free Flow Discussion
12.00 – 13.30

(1.30 hr.)

Networking Lunch

Keynote Remarks

Mr. Pirkka Tapiola, Ambassador of the European Union to Thailand

Participating Companies/Associations: Members of EABC/ Thai Companies


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December 4, 2019
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Event Categories:


Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) Office