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Cloud South East Asia & MDEC announce partnership to develop Malaysia as the Cloud Computing event of choice in SEA

28 Aug 2015

The Cloud World Series and MDEC is excited to announce their partnership to run the Cloud South East Asia Forum in KL, Malaysia on the 7 & 8 October 2015 in order to create a Platform for engagement of end-users and purchasers from the regional markets. Built on 6 years of success of delivering the Cloud Asia Forum in Hong Kong and the northern APJ markets, the Cloud South East Asia Forum will expose and kick start Malaysian cloud industry ecosystems to the current technology offerings by local and key global providers to the market which comprises of MSC Malaysia status companies, and potential MSC Malaysia status companies.

Cloud computing adoption is the key in creating and sustaining the industry agility, hence Cloud South East Asia 2015 intends to provide the information and awareness to a mass and broader audience from a regional perspective. With the broad audience base, the Cloud South East Asia 2015 will accelerate the market and industry to embrace and adapt to the Cloud computing solutions. With 60+ IT end user case studies and 400+ attendees from IT purchasers, resellers, hosting companies, managed services providers, telcos, data centre suppliers and cloud services providers, Cloud South East Asia is the cloud and IT show to shape the rapidly growing South East Asian cloud and digital market! Incorporating the world renowned VIP networking services - which guarantee face-to-face meetings with clients' wish lists - unheard presentations delivered by end users striving ahead in the digital world through cloud, mobility, big data and application development, as well as proof of concepts and pioneering technology solutions, the content led exhibition is not to be missed!\

This is the only ICT event addressing the issues confronted by South East Asian organisations currently advancing their digital presence- by 2018, enterprise IT spending in Southeast Asia will total $62 billion (Gartner)

"We are pleased to be building on the Cloud World Series events global success and launching the Cloud South East Asia Forum with the support of MDEC. Malaysia is a growing regional IT hub and investment in Cloud and Cloud enabled technologies is increasing significantly. Being the leading truly global series of Cloud events we are excited to now work with MDEC and experts from the South East Asia region to help organisations build digital and competitive business models through Cloud & Mobility solutions" said Carolyn Dawson, Events Director of Cloud World Series.

"We see tremendous value in the Cloud South East Asia Forum and since it is one of our aspirations to provide the springboard for local ISVs to reach regional and global markets, we believe that this will be a great strategic platform for them to further their businesses. Cloud World Series has been proven to be successful globally in attracting top level decision makers to their events and we are thrilled to be a part of Cloud South East Asia" said Ng Wan Peng, Chief Operating Officer of Multimedia Development Corporation (MDEC).