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Opening Doors to New Business Opportunities 🚀
Bangkok Week & Norway-Asia Business Summit is a new playground for ambitious and likeminded entrepreneurs, investors, corporations, and visionaries – who are interested in expanding their professional networks, gain valuable insights into market needs, and learn more about target industries. All essential to unlock new Norwegian business opportunities in Southeast Asia.
UNLEASH YOUR COMPANY'S BUSINESS POTENTIAL
CONNECT WITH VALUABLE RELATIONS
ATTEND NORWAY-ASIA BUSINESS SUMMIT 2023
The objective is to strengthen trade and investments between Norway and Asia, and enhance cross border cooperation between leading institutions, companies and technology clusters. This year’s summit takes place in Bangkok Nov 30 to Dec 01 at Avani Riverside Hotel.
The program has been designed to offer all travelers an engaging and enjoyable experience and is curated to ensure that when you return home, you’ll carry with you fresh inspiration, valuable connections, and promising opportunities.
(*small changes and some re-scheduling may occur).
DAY 1 - MONDAY 27 NOV
CHECK-IN AT HOTEL MUSE WITH MEET & GREET AND COCKTAIL FINGER FOOD
Upon arrival at dazzling Hotel Muse, our journey begins with a delightful evening dedicated to mingling and making connections. We’ll use this first night to get to know each other better, all while enjoying the views of Bangkok’s skyline from MUSE’s SpeakEasy Rooftop Bar on the 25th floor. Additionally, we extend a warm invitation to key persons from the Nordic business community in Bangkok to join us for this special evening.
We are spending the first three nights at Hotel Muse, before we move to the official Norway-Asia Business Summit Hotel, Avani Riverside , on day 4.
DAY 2 - TUESDAY 28 NOV
ECOSYSTEM TOUR & XXOX SUNDOWNER EVENT
Investor & B2B Matchmaking, Company pitches and presentations.
During the morning session, we will embark on a tour to some of Bangkok’s most renowned and fascinating Innovation Hubs, serving as a common ground for foreign and local businesses to meet, interact and do business throughout Southeast Asia.
The afternoon and evening session brings an exciting invitation from Seven Peaks Software. They are welcoming us and their extensive network of Nordic and international scale-ups, startups, corporations, venture capitalists, and investors to a technology-focused matchmaking event. This event presents THE opportunity to establish initial connections with relevant investors and businesses, laying the foundation for valuable new relationships in Southeast Asia.
DAY 3 - WEDNESDAY 29 NOV
NORWAY-ASIA BUSINESS SUMMIT - DAY 0
The day before it all kicks off at the Norway-Asia Business Summit, you can choose between:
- Site Visits to Thailand’s Eastern Economic Corridor
The Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) development lies at the heart of Thailand 4.0 scheme. The EEC’s 12 targeted S-curve industries are: cars; smart electronics; affluent, medical and wellness tourism; agriculture and biotechnology; food; robotics for industry; logistics and aviation; biofuels and biochemicals; digital; medical services; defense; and education development.
- Invest in Asia Speed dating tables.
Representatives from Official Norway (Embassies and Innovation Norway) and the Norwegian Business Association in Asia speed dating tables: China, Japan, India, Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, The Philippines, Singapore/Brunei, Thailand/Cambodia, Vietnam and more.
DAY 4 & 5 - THURSDAY 30 NOV & FRIDAY 01 DEC
NORWAY-ASIA BUSINESS SUMMIT AT AVANI RIVERSIDE
– The most important meeting arena between Norwegian and Asian businesses, investors, ambassadors, and government leaders.
With an impressive program, including the Conference, Exhibition, Breakout Sessions, Facilitated Networking, Site Visits and more, the 2023 Norway-Asia Business Summit is the highlight of Bangkok Week. It offers Norwegian businesses a unique opportunity to connect, expand networks, and gain invaluable insights into market trends relevant to their operations.
The summit’s aim is to strengthen trade and investments between Norway and Asia while fostering enhanced cross-border collaboration among companies, technology clusters, and prominent institutions.
DAY 6 - SATURDAY 02 DEC
EXPLORING ALL THE FUN BANGKOK HAS TO OFFER
Whether it’s pool parties, shopping sprees, weekend markets, culinary adventures, or cultural immersion, Bangkok has something for everyone. On Saturday, you have the freedom to choose from a variety of activities, with an Insiders’ guide at your disposal to recommend the best places to visit and things to do.
And for those who enjoy late nights, join us as we venture into the enchanting Bangkok skyline and experience its lively nightlife.
DAY 7 - SUNDAY 03 DEC
SUNDAY BRUNCH, NETWORKING & BANGKOK WEEK WRAP UP!
Last day we all gather 13:00 at the renowned Anantara Hotel Siam for an indulgent Sunday Brunch. Delight in an array of delectable dishes, complemented by a free-flowing selection of beer, wine, and champagne, all available until 16:00. It’s the perfect setting to conclude Bangkok Week and share a final toast before our journey back north.
REGISTER FOR BANGKOK WEEK 2023
Let’s go on an adventure together to broaden our horizon, and challenge our perspectives!
We are designing an international tour program to give you the knowledge and network needed to test, establish and run your business in foreign markets.
Meet some of the most innovative companies in their respective markets and get valuable insight on how they shape their organizational muscles and business culture for a “local fit”.
Some of the thriving opportunity-destinations we will visit: