Opening Ceremony and the Asian Personality Awards

VIV Asia 2017 opens on Wednesday, March 15, 2015 at 11.00 hrs with an Opening Ceremony at the Abu Dhabi Square on the exhibition floor at the Bangkok International Trade & Exhibition Centre. The supporting speech will be done by Mr. Nopparat Maythaveekulchai, President of Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (TCEB).

Mr. Ruwan Berculo, Manager VIV worldwide and Mrs.Panadda Atthakowit, Project Manager VIV Asia, will give a welcome speech on behalf of the trade show organizers.

The Asian Personality Awards 2017 will be presented by Mr. Nigel Horrox, Managing Director of Positive Action Publications. The awards are an initiative of Positive Action Publications and VIV worldwide. Four remarkable personalities will been awarded:

  • International Hatchery Practice - VIV Asian Poultry Breeding Personality
  • International Pig Topics - VIV Asian Pig Personality
  • International Poultry Topics - VIV Asian Poultry Personality
  • International Dairy Topics - VIV Asian Dairy Personality

The official Opening Speech will be given by General Chatchai Sarikulya, Minister of Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives, after which the Official Opening of VIV Asia 2017 takes place.