The annual BE@Penang conference for Asia’s business events community will return this year with a virtual format, allowing industry players to connect despite ongoing travel restrictions.
The fifth edition, taking place December 10 and 11, presents the theme, Be Inevitable, which urges the industry and professionals to be fearless and bold in charting the path to success, no matter what crisis comes their way.
Eddie Obeng, a thought leader and British educator who is recognised for his success as a motivational speaker, innovator and author, will helm the keynote slot on December 10’s morning.
Other notable speakers at the online conference include Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre’s Angeline van den Broecke; Tourism New Zealand’s Leonie Ashford; Firefly’s Phillip See; Nuskin’s Jex Wong; Pico International’s Eric Ho; and Digital Penang’s Tony Yeoh.
The two-day event will conclude with a closing keynote by Roshan Thiran, founder and CEO of Leaderonomics, a cause-driven leadership development firm in Asia-Pacific.
A registration fee of RM50 (US$12.25) applies, with all collections going to a local charity.
The event is owned by Penang Convention & Exhibition Bureau and supported by the Penang State Government.