6 Shimane companies presented, receiving 70 business inquiries from Thai companies at our matching event in Bangkok
In February 2023, Shimane Prefectural Government’s Overseas Expansion Support Office and KX Knowledge Exchange of the King Mongkut University of Technology, Thonburi (KMUTT) in Thailand hosted a business matching event with healthcare as its theme at the KX center in Bangkok.
A total of 6 Shimane companies participated, 3 of whom traveled to and made a presentation at the venue and 80 local businesses attended, while 160 watched the presentations online.
Participating Shimane companies
About KX Knowledge Exchange, the King Mongkut University of Technology Thonburi (KMUTT), Thailand
King Mongkut's University of Technology Thonburi, named after King Rama IV (King Mongkut), known as "the father of Thai science," is one of the 3 best engineering universities in Thailand, founded in 1960. The university is particularly strong in the fields of IT, bioengineering and environment.
A part of the university, the KX Knowledge Exchange is an institution promoting collaborations between industry, government and academia and has supported more than 3,000 small and medium-sized enterprises since its establishment.
The Shimane Prefectural Government’s Department of Commerce, Industry, and Labor, to which Overseas Expansion Support Office belongs, concluded a partnership agreement with the KX Knowledge Exchange in 2021 as part of the initiative to help Shimane companies expand into Thailand and ASEAN countries through business matching opportunities.
Overseas Expansion Support Office, Shimane Prefectural Government