After the domestic Penang Business Mission in July, on 17 – 20 October 2018 Internet Alliance brought its members to explore the tech market in Thailand. It is also an annual business event that IA will organize for its members.
This year, Internet Alliance took up a pavilion of 36sqm in CEBIT ASEAN Thailand for 8 member companies to co-exhibit and promoting its business in Thailand. Internet Alliance also as a Silver sponsor of the event to leverage on extra brand mileage in the event.
After all the business networking, learnings, meetings, discussions and visits… They have great fun too!
We went up to Window of the Top, 68th floor of KOMTAR building! Anxiously walked on the Rainbow Skywalk, enjoy the sunset, Penang sea view and have fun together. Then, enjoy the great value buffet dinner at 59th floor and appreciate the complete night view of Penang city.
On Day 2 – 20th July 2018, Friday, this is a day for Penang state authorities and agencies, to inputs on Penang initiatives in technology nurturing and development.
After the great breakfast in the hotel or the famous nasi lemak and local food in the hawker centre outside the hotel, we walked to Wisma Yeap Chor Ee from Royale Chulan Penang.
On Day 1, 19th July 2018, Thursday, we visited MNC and Penang homegrown technology companies.
The participants gathered at Exabytes office and visited the office. Mr Tang, CEO of PDC Telecommunication Services Sdn Bhd (PDC Telco) were presented on the company profile and the telecommunication system landscape and development in Penang.
This is the FIRST domestic business mission organized by Internet Alliance. The reason of choosing Penang as the business mission destination is because after KL and Selangor, Penang is the state that has the most active technology business activities and tech industry ecosystem.
IA Roundtable Discussion – May
“Cybersecurity and Blockchain” @ NEM Blockchain Centre
Blockchain exists with a better idea of storing data using sophisticated math and innovative software rules that are extremely difficult for attackers to manipulate. However, how this new technology – Blockchain play a role in the cybersecurity? How would blockchain transform the future landscape of cybersecurity? Many questions were raised from the participants…
IA Roundtable Discussion (April)
MOLPay: Digital Payment vs Future Retailing
Internet Alliance Roundtable is a monthly event host by IA Corporate Member to showcase its company profile, business philosophy and speciality in the tech industry. A topic that highlights on a specific concern of the industry will bring up for discussion, such as the current issues – challenges & opportunities, of the industry.
In April, we were hosting the Roundtable at MOLPay office, a new office of MOLPay in i-City, Shah Alam. The discussion topic of the session was “Digital Payment vs Future Retailing”.
IA Organizes the First Blockchain Workshop in Partnership with NEM Blockchain Innovation Centre KL
The workshop: Blockchain Workshop 101, dated 16-Apr-2018 3pm to 5pm was organized by Internet Alliance (IA), is the first workshop in the blockchain series. It was jointly organized by the NEM foundation, whom also an active member of Internet Alliance.
The workshop aims to educate members and ICT professionals on blockchain technology, particularly, its history, features, use cases and going forward visions.
Internet Alliacne invited our members and guests to explore and learn on The First Automated Restaurant – grEAT, in Malaysia. It is a real O2O business model, with various tech elements apply in the operation process, making itself a fascinating restaurant in town!