In response to the Thai government’s energy conservation plans, the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT) partners the Ministry of Energy and the Federation of Thai Industries to host the “Thailand Energy Efficiency Week 2017.”
With support from organisers, IMPACT Exhibition Management Co., Ltd. and MEX Exhibitions Pvt. Ltd., the event brings together three exhibitions on energy-saving innovations from Thailand and the rest of the world.
Acting as a rallying point for some of the largest businesses in ASEAN, the event expects to attract over 20,000 participants and raise over 1 billion baht. The exhibition takes place at Challenger 1, IMPACT Exhibition and Convention Center, Bangkok, Thailand from 11th – 13th of May, 2017.
Mr. Boonyanit Wongrukmit, Deputy Governor-Corporate Social Affairs, Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT), reminds his audience that Phrabat Somdej Phra Paramindra Maha Bhumibol Adulyadej Mahitaladhibet Ramadhibodi Chakrinarubodindara Sayamindaradhiraj Boromanatbophit, who was once regarded as the “father of energy development in Thailand,” should be praised for his efforts in laying the groundwork for energy efficiency and sustainability in Thailand, in order that the whole country, across every sector, may achieve self-sufficiency based on its existing resources.
His Majesty’s words should also remind us to respect and cherish our country’s natural resources, and to use these resources sparingly, as befits their tremendous values. It is, therefore, an obligation of EGAT, as a public institution, to continue His Majesty’s work in improving Thailand’s energy system, in a way that lays the foundations for Thailand’s national development.
In addition, EGAT also continues to campaign for every sector in Thailand to cooperate in reducing its energy consumption level significantly and continuously. This includes EGAT’s support for energy-saving innovations, so that Thailand is prepared for future changes in the energy industry. Thailand’s energy usage is increasing every year.Based on current trends, total electricity consumption is expected to reach up to 30,000 megawatts in 2017.
EGAT is proud to host the “Thailand Energy Efficiency Week 2017” Besides encouraging and stimulating the use of sustainable and energy-saving equipment in Thailand, the exhibition will facilitate an exchange of knowledge between participants in areas such as lighting, energy and electronics, benefitting both Thailand and the wider ASEAN region.
More than 400 companies and 20,000 participants are expected to attend and showcase their products at the 2017 edition. More than 1 billion baht trade is expected to be generated at the exhibition.
Ms. Pornphan Bulner, Director, IMPACT Exhibition Management Co., Ltd., said that “Thailand Energy Efficiency Week 2017” will bring together three events in one location - “LED Expo Thailand 2017”, the 5th edition of ASEAN’s largest international exhibition on LED lighting products and technology; “Thailand Energy Saving Expo 2017”, the 2nd edition of ASEAN’s largest international exhibition on energy saving products and technology; and “PCB Expo Thailand 2017”, the 2nd edition of ASEAN’s only international exhibition on printed circuit board manufacturing and electronics assemblies.
The three expos will take place over 25,000 sqm of exhibition space, , making it ASEAN’s largest international energy-saving exhibition. The event has been running for four years, and has been well received among global leaders in the field of energy-saving innovation and technology. In 2016, a total of 400 companies from 14 countries exhibited, in addition to 16,197 visitors from 56 countries.
The 2017 edition begins with a two-day trade fair, where members of the public will be welcome to attend, and will also have the opportunity to purchase energy-saving products at discount prices. In line with the concept of LED Lighting for Smart Living, there will be a feature on special lighting products relevant to specific industries on the final day. Some highlights include the Architectural Lighting Pavilion, showcasing electrical lighting for use in architectural design; the Smart Lighting Pavilion showcasing lighting innovations designed for greater convenience in everyday life; and the LED Signage Pavilion showcasing high-quality and high-definition LED displays.
In addition, there will be an show feature of equipment and energy-saving technologies bearing the no. 5 energy efficiency label, a showcase by the Thai Energy Service Company (ESCO) and Energy Efficiency Measure, and further innovations from EGAT and other partner organizations.
The exhibition will also host the Thailand Energy Saving & LED Summit - an international academic seminar on energy-saving technology and LED products, delivered by a panel of experts from a broad spectrum of companies. Together with the Gallery Zone, there will also be an exhibition on architectural works from leading architects, and the LED Tunnel will showcase a range of LED lighting innovations.
For more details, please contact Ms. Panvisut Buranakarn at 02-833-5328,
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website at www.ledexpothailand.com, www.thailandenergysavingweek.com, www.pcbexpothailand.com, or get in touch via one of our official Line accounts: @ledexpo, @tese, @pcbexpo
About the host organisations:
Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand
Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT) is Thailand’s leading state-owned power utility under the Ministry of Energy, responsible for electric power generation and transmission for the whole country as well as bulk electric energy sales. EGAT also engages in energy-related services businesses and expand, through the EGAT Group, our businesses and investment in Electricity and other energy-related businesses at home and abroad. www.egat.co.th
Ministry of Energy
The Ministry of Energy has a goal for the country’s sustainable energy management. It has developed policy objectives on energy security in such a way that the nation will have uninterruptible energy supply, safety and quality regulation, fair energy pricing reflecting the cost of energy supply and renewable energy development from various sources in which Thailand has a high potential, such as solar, biomass and biogas. It also promotes efficient energy consumption in all sectors, including household, building, industry and transportation. www.energy.go.th
About the organisers:
MEX Exhibitions Pvt. Ltd.
MEX Exhibitions Pvt. Ltd. is an established and leading exhibition company with a strong presence of four decades in the advertising industry, over 18 years in publishing & 13 years in exhibitions. The company has produced more than 100 market leading trade exhibitions for various segments in addition to various magazines & advertising trade directories of repute. Successful exhibitions conducted all over India, Dubai, Singapore & Thailand. www.mexexhibits.com
IMPACT Exhibition Management Co., Ltd.
IMPACT Exhibition Management Co., Ltd. is the leading exhibition organizer in Thailand. IMPACT organizes and manages professional trade and public exhibitions, conferences, meetings and trainings, working in-hand with international trade associations, organizers and corporations across a broad spectrum of industries. IMPACT creates effective market platforms and offers a comprehensive range of turn-key event management solutions ranging from market research, exhibition and visitor promotion and sales, advertising and promotion, public relations, operation to on-site logistic management for exhibitions and conferences of all sizes and industries also specializing in business matching program.
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