First-ever ComicCon Asia to be held in Manila in March 2018: Manila’s SMX Convention Center will host the inaugural ComicCon Asia on March 24-25, 2018, bringing together pop culture, entertainment, gaming, and toy enthusiasts.
Annual General Meeting Reception 2018, Pacific Club Hong Kong
SEATA held its annual reception on the sidelines of the annual Hong Kong Toys & Games Fair. The evening was a great forum for senior executives in Southeast Asia’s toy industry to come together and network over drinks and canapes. SEATA members and guests also had the opportunity to learn and discuss about SEATA’s activities in 2017 and plans for 2018.
IMBEX toy event showcases domestic Indonesian toy brands: Both the Indonesian Toy Entrepreneurs Association (APMI) and the Indonesian Toy Importers and Distributors Association (AIMI) worked closely with IMBEX during the event. The event allowed both Associations to showcase SNI certified toy products and how domestically produced toys can compete with imported toy brands; ultimately, aiming to promote the domestic production of high-quality toys and give SMEs a boost.