Thailand Investment Roundtable Meeting

Event date: September 07, 201515:00u
End date: September 07, 2015


Cooperating with Board of Investment Thailand (BOI), which is the national business promotion bureau of Thailand, a Thailand investment roundtable meeting will be held jointly by MHC and BOI on 7 September. The ambassador of Thailand in the Netherlands will present in the event as well. This is a good occasion for interested parties to explore and identify opportunities in Thailand together.

Country information:

Thailand has become over the years an important medical hub for Asia and is now the world’s largest medical tourism market. Backed by state-of-the-art facilities and technologies, internationally certified medical services, excellent medical expertise, highly qualified medical professionals, and a wide range of high-standard hospitals, Thailand offers leading edge technological infrastructure. Based on this success new opportunities have arisen for further growth in other related fields in life science. Over the last decade, progressive developments have been made in sectors such as medical devices, biotechnology, pharmaceuticals and healthcare thus transforming Thailand into a knowledge-based and high value-added economy. As a result, the country has become an excellent location for foreign life sciences companies many of which already have chosen Thailand to be their hub for SE Asia.

Key focus:

  • Life science and health
  • Biotechnology
  • Biomaterials

Keynote Speakers:

  • Dr Nataporn Chanvarasuth, National Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology
    – Profile: very much involved with the development of biotechnology in Thailand and also the Biopark at the Thailand Science Park
    – Main theme: Latest developments in Thailand
  • Dr Ratchanee Wattanawisitporn, European Director BOI Thailand
    – Main theme: Opportunities for companies and organisations for cooperation and partnerships with Thai companies and organisations

Venue: Oxfordlaan 55, Biopartner Center, 6229 EV, Maastricht

15.00-15.30 Welcome and registration
15.30-17.00 Roundtable meeting + Q&A
17.00-18.30 Networking reception (drinks and snacks)

In order to better understand the needs from the industry and the way Thailand is perceived by foreign companies in the Medical & Life Sciences sector, the BOI is conducting a survey on the positioning of Thailand for Medical and Life Science companies. You may help them by completing a short survey, which will cost approximately 10 minutes of your time, through clicking the following link:

Registration is free. We have limited seat for this event, please reserve your seat by sending an email for your interest of participation or for more information.

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