VNU Asia Pacific Co., Ltd., in association with True5G, Digital Economy Promotion Agency (depa), National Electronics and Computer Technology Center (NECTEC) and Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB), advance the value of Industry 4.0 with 5G Technology.
VNU Asia Pacific Co., Ltd. and its partners at the forefront of wireless technology led by True5G, Digital Economy Promotion Agency (depa), National Electronics and Computer Technology Center (NECTEC) and Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB), jointly organized a conference of press September 23, 2021 for BYOND MOBILE, a technology innovation exhibition on the business impact of next-generation mobile networks in the Southeast Asia region.
The full-fledged event is scheduled to take place from March 16-17, 2022, at Samyan Mitrtown Hall, Bangkok under the theme “The Networked Economy: Unlocking the Potential of the IoT Age”, covering topics such as industry 4.0, smart manufacturing, Mobility of the future and smart cities. During the press conference, the importance of the development of 5G in Thailand was discussed as this technology is set to play a vital role in the industrial arena as the government sector has given importance to 5G technology. in order to make Thailand a pioneer of the future in the region. .
“Digital technology is affecting the business sector and our daily life, and particularly during the COVID 19 pandemic,” said Mr. Chiruit Isarangkun Na Ayuthaya, President of the Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB). “A competitive mobile network is the fundamental key for Thailand to be the leader of the ASEAN region in this area. “
“As a public body, TCEB has continuously implemented a strategic policy aimed at developing national industries by supporting the organization of exhibitions and conferences, especially this digital industry event. According to the Digital Development Index, the Asia-Pacific region will account for 40% of global connectivity over the next five years, with Southeast Asia being one of the growth engines.
“5G technology is a key force in driving the Thai economy and society towards the 4.0 era,” commented Mr. Tawatchai Lerksumrand, Associate Director, Mobile Business and 5G Services Innovation, True Corporation Plc. “True Group, as a leader in digital telecommunications infrastructure, has developed the True5G intelligence network, delivering faster and more powerful signals with seven frequency bands and nationwide coverage, making it the most comprehensive spectra from Thailand. “
“We are also focused on building the 5G ecosystem that connects all vertical partners to each other. We do this by joining up with leading local and international alliances to create solutions and develop real-world use cases that can be applied across industries. This, in turn, will boost the use of 5G technology for maximum benefit to the nation. “
“By supporting Byond Mobile Exhibition, we see this as a great opportunity for key organizations and stakeholders to jointly support the expansion of 5G in Thailand. In terms of knowledge, the 5G community and partnerships will boost industries and enhance Thailand’s growth potential and sharpen its competitive edge on the global stage. “
Mr. Heiko M. Stutzinger Managing Director of VNU Asia Pacific Co., Ltd. made other comments.
“BYOND MOBILE is the result of a collaboration between EJ Krause & Associates, Inc. (EJK), a world leader in exhibition and conference management, and VNU Asia Pacific Co., Ltd. BYOND MOBILE therefore stands for the importance of advancing 5G to establish exposure as the hub of Asia’s networked economy. ”
“BYOND MOBILE will serve as an economic community ready to transform and strengthen the industry. It will intensify user experiences, driving the transition in the enterprise sector and making the most of Big Data. It is truly a platform to bring together parties involved in the digital ecosystem and 5G technology industry and a place for business networking between manufacturers and buyers. It is also a step for global startups to present modern technology to the region and to exchange expertise between international specialists. Thailand was the obvious choice to host this gathering.
A round table on the theme “The value of 5G goes beyond a faster Internet to understand how 5G is becoming a major force to facilitate the emergence of new products and services in sectors such as agriculture, health, manufacturing and mobility ”also took place during the press conference. . Guest panelists from the Association of Artificial Intelligence Entrepreneurs of Thailand (AIEAT), Amata Corporation, Huawei Asia Pacific, Rohde & Schwarz (Thailand), 5G Catalyst Technologies and True 5G presented their points of view. view on various business perspectives.
According to the government’s action plan for promoting 5G technology in Thailand 2023 – 2027, the goal is to expand the 5G network to cover 98% of the population by 2027. In addition, the goal is increase the economic value of 5G technology by 6.6% of GDP with at least 7,000 SME entrepreneurs applying the technology. 5G is expected to cover many parts of the country, making Thailand the home of a modern digital network and as such the perfect location for BYOND MOBILE to be held in March of the year. Attendees can expect to meet leading companies in 5G technology including True 5G, many international companies and those exhibiting in the UK pavilion hosted by the UK Embassy’s Department of International Trade. Only to BYOND MOBILE, March 16 – 17, 2022, Samyan Mitrtown Hall, Bangkok.
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