Third Technology and Innovation Forum

31 August 2012

Title: Third Technology and Innovation Forum

Subtitle: Smart Borders, Enabling Technologies

Date: 6–9 March, 2012 Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 

Venue: JW Marriott Hotel
  • Learn from the experiences of different stakeholders how to integrate business processes through technologies;
  • Develop expertise on securing funding for technology projects;
  • Offer technological solutions to assist daily border inspection activities;
  • Learn from experiences of stakeholders including port, airport and freight facilities operators on site selection and logistical issues from the private sector perspective;
  • Discover more about emerging technologies and innovations;
  • Forge new partnerships and encourage the exchange of best practices in the sphere of using technologies and innovations between the stakeholders.
Why attend
  • Explore how new technologies and innovations can help you to tackle challenges in the border environment;
  • Learn about the successful examples of the use of technologies by other agencies;
  • Have your say in the specially designed sessions on a variety of issues related to the most effective responses to old and new problems.
Business Community:
  • Establish and reinforce your company’s position in the Customs technology sector by taking a presence at this premier meeting;
  • Benefit from face-to-face contact with a very specific target market and interact with high level decision makers on a cost effective and informal basis;
  • Build market share and new customer relationships during challenging economic times;
  • Update your market knowledge and learn about new developments in your sector from your fellow trade participants;
  • Present the latest achievements of the technological progress as well as new business models directly to the potential clients.
Who will attend
  • Customs executives (Directors-General, Senior Operational Officers, Heads of Procurement Departments);
  • Government officials (law-enforcement agencies etc.);
  • International Organizations;
  • Private Sector (Customs Brokers, Producers, Consultants, Importers & Exporters, Logistics & Freight Forwarding, Supply Chain, Transport Operators);
  • Donor Organizations;
  • Other interested organizations and businesses.