Category: Trade and Services

Malaysia Ecommerce Summit 2018

Event Date: 12-13 April 2018

Malaysian Ecommerce Experts Share Their Secret Tactics to Grow Business at Malaysia Ecommerce Summit 2018
in April in Kuala Lumpur.

There has never been a better time to invest in Ecommerce in Malaysia – Malaysia’s National eCommerce Strategic Roadmap, announced by Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak in 2016, aims to support SMEs to raise the country’s E-commerce growth to 20.8% by 2020 (from current 18% last year). The ultimate goal is to for more
than 50% of the 700,000 Malaysian SMEs to be listed on at least one Ecommerce platform.

With the Digital Economy booming and many supporting tools from the Government available, the time to invest in Ecommerce SMEs is now.

Hundreds of entrepreneurs in Malaysia every year try to conquer the Ecommerce market, however most of them simply copy bigger players like Lazada, Fave or iPrice. What have the “Big Guys” done better that no one else can? And how to learn from their findings?

This March, Malaysians get the opportunity to find out more about it, and learn straight from the country’s Ecommerce Experts.

Malaysia Ecommerce Summit 2018 was created with 100% practical, case-based Ecommerce knowledge in mind, shared with the public by some of the largest Ecommerce brands in Malaysia.

During 2 days of the Summit, the participants are in for a treat:
● 1 Government Panel (also available via online streaming),
● 2 Inspirational Malaysian Ecommerce Success Stories, &
● 14 Exclusive Masterclasses from leading Ecommerce practitioners.
● Ecommerce Expo, where Ecommerce companies and solution providers will offer their service and consultations. Exhibitors include Google, Egenz, YYC Business Solutions, and many more.

From Payment Gateways to Government Grants – Ecommerce Explained In a Practical Way, In Less Than 48 Hours

“Our focus is on no-fluff content. Our speakers agreed on sharing their true business stories and their best performing business tactics, and we are excited to showcase them to Summit participants” – shares Summit’s Organising Team.

“If you’re just starting your Ecommerce business, you’d probably love the sharing from Mr. Roger Lau, who is an expert in transitioning businesses from offline to online. We’ll also have Google Malaysia to talk about Google Shopping Ads, which is fantastic for Ecommerce marketing on the search engine, as well as free business tools available in Malaysia, and Mr. Kok Hing Lim from iPay88 to guide you through the payment gateways systems.”

Speakers also include Mr. Chen Chow Yeoh, co-founder of Fave, and Mr. Mohd Izzairi Yamin from ZeptoExpress, who will inspire the crowd with their business stories, as well as Lazada’s representatives who will reveal some information about their new DFTZ program.

“We’re grateful to Malaysian Government Agencies: MATRADE and MDEC, for joining our Exclusive Panel Discussion about the Government Initiatives for Ecommerce in Malaysia – there are actually some easily available Government grants and tools for Ecommerce SMEs that not many people know about. The Panel Discussion will include many important information for SMEs in Malaysia, so we’ve decided to live stream it for free, so it can reach entrepreneurs from Perlis to Johor Bahru and Sabah.” – add the Summit’s Crew.

Passes Are Available Online NOW

Malaysia Ecommerce Summit will happen on 12 and 13 April 2018 in APU campus in Bukit Jalil, Kuala Lumpur. The All-Access Passes are now available for purchase online on the event’s website, and are currently offered with an Early-Bird discount.

The free passes entitling the holder to view the online streaming of the Exclusive Discussion Panel as well as to visit the Ecommerce Expo in APU campus are also available on the same page.

More information and press contact: zuza@myecommercesummit.com

Event Date: 12-13 April 2018

Venue : APU Campus, Bukit Jalil

MIHAS 2018

Event Date: 4-7 April 2018

The World’s No. 1Platform for Sourcing Halal Products & Services

There is a lot to look forward to at MIHAS 2018. In our largest edition yet, there will be plenty of opportunity to do business, network and gain new knowledge.

MIHAS is an annual 4-day trade exhibition held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. MIHAS is hosted by the Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI), Malaysia, and is organised by the Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE).

Respected as a modern, peaceful and prosperous Islamic country especially among OIC member countries, Malaysia has the added advantage of championing the halal cause. With more than 22,000 trade visitors flocking into the MIHAS 2017, it had resulted in total immediate and negotiated trade value of over RM1.01 billion.

Today, MIHAS is the premier event that is not limited to the ASEAN region alone but is also supported internationally by the enthusiastic participation of International Pavilions from countries across the globe.

It is expected to attract 22,000 visitors. The event has been a highly effective sourcing platform with sales worth US$4bil recorded since its inception in 2004.

Event Date: 4-7 April 2018

Venue: Malaysia International Trade & Exhibition Centre

Franchise International Malaysia 2018

Event Date: 20-22 April 2018

Franchise International Malaysia 2018 (FIM2018) will assemble main players in the franchise sector from all around the world to discuss current franchise issues and focusing franchise as a key strategy in developing entrepreneurship in Malaysia especially in retail and service sectors.

FIM2018 is the largest annual franchising exhibition and conference in Southeast Asia and the only franchise event officially sanctioned by the Ministry of Domestic, Co-Operatives & Consumerism (MDTCC) and Malaysian Franchise Association (MFA). Attaining its 25th year pinnacle with proven organizing track records, the FIM is a melting pot of local and international franchise players into a world full of opportunities.

It will assemble main players in the franchise setor from all around the world to discuss current franchise issues and focusing franchise as a key strategy in developing entrepreneurship in Malaysia espcially in retail and service sectors.

This is the perfect venue to launch new franchise system, appoint master-franchisees, and identify potential local markets. With invaluable support from Malaysia government, top franchisors and key financial institution, FIM2018 promises to be the premier event for continuing successful development of the franchise industry in Malaysia as well as Southeast Asia region. Therefore, take this advantage to expand your business opportunities at FIM2018.

Event Date: 20-22 April 2018

Venue: Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre

 

Penang International Halal Expo 2018

Event Date: 26-28 January 2018

Penang International Halal Expo & Conference 2018 (PIHEC 2018) – An unrivalled opportunity to source and select from an incredible global halal products showcase, PIHEC will be buzzing with various activities such as culinary competitions; appearance by local chefs and artistes, interactive seminars and entrepreneur workshops, halal conference, product demonstration and B2B networking sessions that will give you the opportunity network with thousands of industry peers and people passionate about driving the halal market forward.

Hosted and organized by Penang State Government of Malaysia under its halal facilitation agency, Halal Penang, Penang International Halal Expo and Conference (PIHEC) 2018 is an ideal platform and converging point for exhibitors and trade clients across regions of Southeast Asia, West Asia & Europe to promote and market wide array of halal consumable and non-consumable products.

Inaugurated in 2010 with the sole aim of facilitating the sourcing and selling of quality local and international halal consumables, products and services, this annual trade fair serves as a convenient and effective one-stop centre for Halal exporters and importers sourcing out domestic and international products from Northern Malaysia and the IMTT-GT region.

A one-day international Halal conference will be held in conjunction with the exhibition; will see internationally renowned speakers discussing issues and solutions, latest research findings, emerging technologies and trends in tandem with the advancements in the halal industry.

Take time to review the latest trends and innovations in the halal industry particularly in the food & drink sectors, food services, as well as the restaurant and other halal non-food sectors such as logistics, Islamic finance, tourism and hospitality.

PIHEC is a must visit for :

  • Manufacturers
  • Importers and Exporters
  • Distributors and Wholesalers
  • Retailers
  • Suppliers
  • Hypermarket
  • Hoteliers and Restaurateurs
  • Professionals
  • Investors
  • Financial Services Industry
  • Banking Institutions
  • Government Institutions
  • Business & Trade Associations
  • Halal Certification Bodies
  • Islamic
  • Associations
  • Agents
  • Media

Event Date: 26-28 January 2018

Venue: SPICE Arena, Penang

Orgainser: PIHH Development Sdn Bhd (604 262 5444)

SMIDEX 2017

Event Date: 15-17 November 2017

The 20th SME Annual Showcase & Conference 2017 (SMIDEX) will be the largest established SME showcase in Malaysia bringing forth together SMEs, Large Companies and Multi National Corporations to showcase the latest products, services, and technologies for the global market.

The event will also showcase programmes such as WhaddaHack (crazy ideas and big changes solution), SME Conference, Pocket Talk, Big Match, opening ceremony and SMIDEX exhibition.

The Small Medium Enterprise Annual Showcase (SMIDEX) 2017 is expected to raise a combined sales of RM555 million this year, as compared to RM529 million sales last year, with an expected 10,000 visitors throughout its three-day event.

SME Corp Malaysia chief executive officer Datuk Dr Hafsah Hashim said the sales target would be driven by 400 exhibitors, mainly from ministries and agencies, financial institutions and SMEs participations.

“The local SME segment is expected to contribute about 37 per cent to the country’s growth by this year’s end in anticipation of between 5.6 per cent and 5.7 per cent gross domestic product (GDP) this year,” she said at a media briefing on SMIDEX & SME Conference 2017, in Kuala Lumpur, today.

SME Corp corporate management division director Czarif Chai Abdullah said SMIDEX 2017 is focused on digitalisation of SMEs, themed ‘Embracing Change, Enhancing Gain’.

She added the event is aimed to encourage entrepreneurship and spur the growth of local SMEs, in line with the government efforts to create more activities or programmes for the SME promotions.

Meanwhile, the SME Conference 2017, from November 15-16, will comprise five sessions with five moderators, 11 panelists and two luncheon talks, with only 500 available.

“The conference will deliberate on opportunities for SMEs especially on how those in the traditional sectors and least prepared take up the challenges and reap the benefit of digital transformation,” he said.

Czarif Chai said the conference would also create a platform for discussion, exchange of information and best practices for SMEs who want to embrace digitalisation.

“Discussion topics include digitalisation – a boost or disruption to traditional business, ten strategies to market business through social media, Women 4.0: The Beautiful Mix of Business – business models for women entrepreneurs, and young & in-demand – inspirational journey of young entrepreneurs into digital entrepreneurship as well as the future of talent – connecting youth to the megatrend and digital as well as youth,” he added.

Event Date: 15-17 November 2017

Venue: Malaysia Trade & Exhibition Centre (MITEC), Kuala Lumpur

 

Malaysia eCommerce Expo 2017

Event Date: 22-24 November 2017

The renowned Malaysia eCommerce Expo (ME EXPO) 2017 will returning on this coming 22th-24th to offer local and international trade buyers an opportunity to implement offline to online (O2O) strategy and changing the traditional business culture. E-commerce industry player and public are welcome to visit and attend this inspiring trade show and conference, with an exhibition hall featuring 3190 square meters. Discover web-hosting, payment gateway, fulfilment, digital marketing, E-market place and P.0.S system only at Malaysia eCommerce Expo 2017.

E-commerce is evolving faster than ever. Malaysia E-Commerce expo (me expo) provides you with a conference full of industry experts, an exhibit hall filled with the latest and greatest solution providers, and a community made for networking with thousands of like mind industry peers. ME expo 2017 will take place at MATRADE Exhibition & Convention Centre (MECC), at 22-24 Nov 2017.

The exhibit hall at Malaysia E-commerce expo features more than 100 vendors and cover over 250,000 square feet of spaces – making it the Asean largest ecommerce trade show in the industry. Filled with the latest ecommerce technologies and top solution providers, at me expo you will discover vendors that will benefit your company and drive your online strategy forward. With vendors in nearly every category available – including marketing, fulfillment, ecommerce platforms and new retail technology and more – you are sure to find the solutions you need at me expo.

Event Date: 22-24 November 2017

Venue: Matrade Exhibition & Convention Centre

Organiser: Elite Tech Expo Sdn. Bhd (03-5891-1157)