Contributed by Kenny Phang.
In collaboration with Defy Media.
The Ministry of Communications and Digital (KKD) through Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) launched the Malaysia Digital Expo (MDX) 2023. The launch ceremony was officiated by Minister of Communications and Digital, YB Fahmi Fadzil.
Themed “Let’s do business. Invest in Malaysia”, MDX 2023 is a nationwide celebration of Malaysia’s digital economy, showcasing the latest innovations and technologies from local and global companies. It aims to demonstrate Malaysia’s readiness to explore and grow; take digital ecosystem to the next level and open doors for businesses in the ASEAN region and beyond. It will conclude on 8 November 2023.
Among this year’s line-up of renowned speakers and industry captains are Ricky Kapur (Head of APEC of Zoom), Melvin Ooi (CEO of YTL-Sea Digital Bank), Eric Chang (Co-founder & Group CEO of Carsome), Dr. Raymond Choy (Co-Founder & CEO of Doc2US) and Hiroyuki Kato (Director of Japan Peppol Authority,
Government of Japan).
The six-week long event will feature a series of events including conferences, workshops, exhibitions, and networking sessions leading up to the prestigious MDX Grand Finale and exclusive industry awards dinner. It is expected to attract over 150,000 participants from around the world, including investors, entrepreneurs, technology start-ups, trade associations, policy makers and digital professionals.
MDX 2023 is supported by a wide array of auxiliary events such as Malaysia Digital Content Festival (MYDCF) 2023, Malaysia-Japan Digital Exchange, World Congress IT on Innovation and Technology (WCIT) 2023, Malaysia Cloud and Datacenter Convention 2023, #mydigitalmaker Fair 2023 Finale, Smart Melaka International Conference and Expo (SMIX) 2023, UK Malaysia Artificial Intelligence (AI) Conference 2023 and 7th Selangor International Business Summit 2023.
MDX 2023 led by MDEC is a key initiative under Malaysia Digital (MD) which aims to position Malaysia as a leading digital nation in the ASEAN region. It provides a platform for local and international companies to collaborate and explore new opportunities in the digital economy. It will help showcase Malaysia’s digital assets and attract high-value digital investments to grow the digital economy.
Innoveam assumes the esteemed position of Diamond Sponsor, while Evenesis is the official event platform partner for the MDX 2023 Grand Finale.
For further information on MDX 2023, kindly visit www.mdec.my/mdx.