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EmTech Singapore 2015 won at Singapore Tourism Awards 2016

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EmTech Singapore 2015 won at Singapore Tourism Awards 2016

13 October 2016, SINGAPORE - We are thrilled to announce that Koelnmesse Pte Ltd clinched the Trade Conference Organiser of the Year award for EmTech Singapore 2015* at the prestigious Singapore Tourism Awards 2016. Organised by the Singapore Tourism Board, the award recognises a trade conference organiser who has demonstrated excellence in organising and delivering a quality trade conference.

Co-organised with MIT Technology Review, EmTech Singapore 2015 was recognised “for the strong level of content in the exciting field of breakthrough technologies, thereby attracting renowned speakers and delegates attending the conference and also for good efforts in implementing sustainable practices.”

(From left to right): Mr. Vijay Sharma, Head of Partnerships and Business Development, Koelnmesse Pte Ltd; Mrs. Daria La Valle, Regional Manager, Koelnmesse Pte Ltd and Mr. Prakash Ramajillu, Conference Strategy Director, Koelnmesse Pte Ltd at the Singapore Tourism Awards 2016.

With the event anchored in Singapore, EmTech Asia continues to be the showcase for the emerging technologies with the greatest potential to change our lives and an access point to the most innovative people and companies in the world.

In 2017, EmTech Asia will once again pave the way by gathering world-class speakers to provide attendees with the intelligence they need in a world shaped by technology. EmTech Asia 2017 is expected to welcome over 700 business leaders, innovators, entrepreneurs, and change makers from all over the world.  

We would like to thank the EmTech Asia Steering Committee and all Partners, Associations, Sponsors, Exhibitors, Media and all the attendees for their unwavering support. For more information about EmTech Asia 2017, please visit


The EmTech Asia team

*EmTech Singapore has been re-branded as EmTech Asia in 2016.

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About EmTech Asia:

EmTech Asia is where technology, business, and culture converge. It is the showcase for emerging technologies with the greatest potential to change our lives. It is an access point to the most innovative people and companies in the world. Most of all, it is a place of inspiration — an opportunity to glimpse the future and begin to understand the technologies that matter and how they will change the face of business and drive the new global economy. For more information, please visit

Find us on: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn with the official event hashtag, #EmTechAsia

About MIT Technology Review:

MIT Technology Review (, which is wholly owned by MIT, creates award-winning technology-related editorial content on a variety of platforms for an audience of millions of business leaders, innovators, and thought leaders, in six languages and in 147 countries. At readers access daily news and analysis, and the award-winning MIT Technology Review magazine has set the standard for technology publications since 1899. In addition to producing engaging live events, the company manages the global entrepreneurial organization MIT Enterprise Forum.


David Sweeney

T: +1 617-475-8018

About Koelnmesse:

Koelnmesse Pte Ltd is one of the world's largest trade fair companies. Its more than 70 trade fairs and exhibitions have the broadest international scope in the industry, as 60 percent of the exhibitors and 40 percent of the visitors come from outside Germany. The Koelnmesse events include the leading global trade fairs for 25 sectors, such as Imm cologneAnugaIDSINTERMOTInterzum ColognePhotokinaGamescom, and the International Hardware Fair Cologne. Koelnmesse is MIT Technology Review’s local partner for EmTech Asia and EmTech Hong Kong.

For more information, please visit


Jamie Huang

Koelnmesse Pte Ltd

M: +65 9232 9738


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