New Perspectives Or Thai Startups At APW 2019
Nathaporn Suchartkulvit, CMO & co-founder for Thai Livestream, a Thai startup, together with a representative of National Innovation Agency (Public Organization) or NIA, joined and shared her experience at Asia Pacific Week (APW 2019) in Berlin, Germany.
Having staged during May 13-19, 2019, APW aims to connect Asia and European markets.
“it was greater than knowledge that I was given by this trip, having a chance to join a booth showcase and talking with international delegates let me know that German people and the event visitors are very much interested in Thailand and eager to know more about Thai market.”
For this event, Nathaporn personally was interested in the session on “What Kills Innovation by Nav Quirti (Ideactio)”.
Citing Nav Quirti (Ideactio), she said creativity shortage and being afraid for failure destroy innovation, while ones create innovation by looking through and understand what users want, turning negative to positive thinking, and creating solutions together with users while doing prototype and testing.
On the Embassy Day, the embassies of several nations held the stage for startups to so share their experience and digital innovations, those are Thailand, Vietnam, South Korea, Indonesia and more.
Having represented Thailand, Nathaporn spoke on the topic of “Experience of successful Thai startups and Thailand’s ‘Standortsvorteil’ for German startups”. She talked about the story of Thai Livestream at early stage and experience of the team.
Following to the session, German medias talked to her and approached to sharing content. The talk with experts in VR and e-learning technology also cover cross-selling and the market expansion between Thailand and Germany.
In addition, the team of NIA and Thai startups also visited Potsdam, the only digital hub focuses on media and a leading media in the region. A success of Potsdam has been driven by the ecosystem supported by universities in media and film, science and engineering, researchers and investors, altogether with media accelerator.