GEORGE TOWN, June 17 – The stage is set for the highly anticipated Electronics Manufacturing Expo Asia (EMAX) and Penang Manufacturing Expo (PMAX), which will take place from July 12th to 14th, 2023, at the prestigious Setia SPICE Convention Centre in Penang, Malaysia. EMAX and PMAX, renowned for their significant contributions to the manufacturing industry, are returning with an even more impressive showcase of the latest advancements in electronics manufacturing equipment, assembly technology, and industrial manufacturing equipment.

This year’s edition has experienced remarkable growth, expanding by over 30% compared to its previous iteration, and will feature a lineup of more than 200 international exhibitors. EMAX and PMAX 2023 serve as a vital platform for industry experts, including engineers, researchers, procurement specialists, maintenance personnel, contractors, equipment manufacturers, and suppliers. The event is expected to attract over 8,000 trade visitors.

Offering unparalleled networking opportunities, fostering collaborations, and facilitating the exchange of knowledge within the dynamic landscape of the manufacturing sector. Ashwin Gunasekeran, CEO of Penang Convention & Exhibition Bureau (PCEB), emphasized the crucial role that manufacturing tech events like EMAX and PMAX play in driving technology adoption among local manufacturers. These events facilitate knowledge exchange, foster innovation, and showcase cutting-edge solutions, enabling local manufacturers to stay at the forefront of technological advancements.

Penang, renowned as the “Silicon Valley of the East,” provides an ideal backdrop for such events, with its thriving ecosystem of industry players, research institutions, and government support. The Penang Convention and Exhibition Bureau (PCEB) has been instrumental in supporting the growth of the manufacturing industry in Penang. PCEB actively promotes the state as a preferred destination for conferences, exhibitions, and trade shows, attracting international and regional events related to manufacturing technology.

By facilitating connections between local manufacturers and global industry leaders, PCEB fosters collaborations and drives business opportunities in the region. EMAX and PMAX 2023 are poised to elevate Penang’s status as a leading hub for electronics manufacturing and industrial advancements, bringing together industry professionals and thought leaders to exchange ideas, forge partnerships, and propel the manufacturing sector to new heights.

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