The IoT Market Potential
Launched in 2017, the Digital Government Plan is the 2nd phase of a government project to improve digital government infrastructure and public personnel capabilities. The goals of the plan are to improve Thailand’s Digital Government related rankings and indices, building infrastructure to improve efficiency and transparency for delivering government services and improving accessibility of services to the public.
The government set aside US $45 billion to develop the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC), set to be a pillar of Digital Transformation in the country. At the EEC, the Digital Economy Promotion Agency (depa) is developing Digital Park Thailand. The park will house the Internet of Things Institute and will be a model to develop innovation and tech centres in other areas throughout the country. depa will pour in US$120 million over a five year period to build up the park, and provide subsidies for businesses. Project completion is slated for 2022.
US$ 1.3 billion has been budgeted to develop a smart city in the Phahon Yothin district of Bangkok that will serve as a pilot project for 76 other such cities to be established across the country within five years. The pilot smart city in Bangkok will focus on smart mobility and will include measures to facilitate transport, logistics and business opportunities.
The 38th edition of Asia IoT Business Platform will be held in Bangkok on 5-6 August 2020.
EEC Office readies BoI-style tax incentives for SEZ investors (Bangkok Post)The Eastern Economic Corridor Office is set to offer privileges directly to investors in special economic zones in the three…
Telcos optimistic for a bright 5G future (Bangkok Post)Speakers and executives line up for a group photo session at the Bangkok Post Conference 2020 '5G: The Game Changer'.…
Future comes early as 5G takes off (Bangkok Post)From right are panellists Thanida Suiwatana, chief business officer of Lazada Thailand; Thakorn Piyapan, chairman of Krungsri Consumer and head…
2020 Advisory Board
The Advisory Board is made up of key IoT stakeholders from the public and private sectors and across the IoT supply chain. The esteemed Advisory Board advises on the content, themes, objectives and speakers for the conference to ensure content presented is highly relevant and cutting-edge, offering guidance into overall program development.
This year’s Asia IoT Business Platform programs will focus on concrete discussions between IoT solutions providers and end users to address key challenges and pain points in implementing IoT in businesses. Esteemed speakers from across the industry and across different verticals will be providing insights on issues, challenges, and developments in the IoT landscape in Thailand.
Sponsorship & Exhibitions Opportunities
Asia IoT Business Platform is a dynamic business program that helps you to understand more about the enterprise IoT market in Thailand as well as the needs and challenges of your prospective clients and partners. Leverage the program to establish important connections for your business development in Thailand.
2019 Participant Snapshot
The 31st edition of Asia IoT Business Platform in Thailand brought over 500 senior stakeholders from government, telecommunications, manufacturing, logistics, transportation, healthcare, finance, and other relevant sectors to explore the possibility of adopting IoT solutions for business efficiency.