23 JAN - Phuket Member Briefing: TCEB’s Plans for MICE Business Development in 2020

  • Thursday, January 23, 2020
  • 17:00 - 18:00
  • SALA Phuket Resort, Mai Khao Beach


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The Australian-Thai Chamber of Commerce (AustCham Thailand), in collaboration with partner Chambers, would like to invite members and guests to attend a Phuket Member Briefing on “TCEB’s Plans for MICE Business Development in 2020”.

Join us to hear from our keynote speaker, Khun Puripan Bunnag, Director at Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (TCEB), who will outline TCEB’s plans for MICE business development on Phuket, in particular updates on plans for the new convention centre, and how our hotel and tourism members can assist / become further involved.

The Phuket Hotel Association (PHA) will also be providing a support presentation on how Phuket hotels and tourism companies can develop MICE business in the coming year.

Event details

Date: Thursday 23 January, 2020

Time: 17.00 - 18.00 hrs.

CostFree of charge for AustCham Members, partner chambers members and non-members

Topic:   “TCEB’s Plans for MICE Business Development in 2020”


            17.00-17.30     Presentation by Puripan Bunnag, Director at Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) Bio

            17.30-17.45     Presentation by Phuket Hotels Association (PHA)

  • Ranjeet Viswanathan; PHA Working Group Member & Commercial Director, Hilton Phuket Arcadia Resort & Spa Bio
  • John O’Shea; PHA Working Group Member & Managing Director, Splash Beach Resort, Mai Khao Phuket Bio

            17.45-18.00     Q&A

 Venue: SALA Phuket Resort, Mai Khao Beach    null


AustCham would like to thank our sponsors of this month

Australian Consulate-General Phuket, Thailand


SALA Phuket Mai Khao Beach

SALA Phuket Mai Khao Beach Resort is a chic five-star resort featuring a collection of pool villas, suites and luxurious facilities in the unspoiled northwest corner of Phuket, overlooking the Andaman Sea. Nestled on the secluded shores of Mai Khao Beach, this contemporary resort is just 20 minutes from Phuket International Airport, making it easily accessible. World-class golf courses and the iconic seascape of Phang Nga Bay are also located nearby


Minor International PCL

Minor International (MINT) is a global company focused on three core businesses: hospitality, restaurants and lifestyle brands distribution. MINT is a hotel owner, operator and investor with a portfolio of 517 hotels under the Anantara, AVANI, Oaks, Tivoli, NH Collection, NH, nhow, Elewana, Marriott, Four Seasons, St. Regis, Radisson Blu and Minor International brands in 53 countries across Asia Pacific, the Middle East, Africa, the Indian Ocean, Europe, South and North America.
MINT is also one of Asia’s largest restaurant companies with over 2,200 outlets system-wide in 27 countries under The Pizza Company, Swensen’s, Sizzler, Dairy Queen, Burger King, Thai Express, The Coffee Club, Riverside and Benihana brands. MINT is one of Thailand’s largest distributors of lifestyle brands and contract manufacturers. Its brands include Anello, Bodum, Bossini, Brooks Brothers, Charles & Keith, Esprit, Etam, Joseph Joseph, OVS, Radley, Save My Bag, Zwilling J.A. Henckels and Minor Smart Kids.


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