thinknextasia TrendWatching
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About
Global Trend Summit - Bangkok
THINK NEXT ASIA X TRENDWATCHING

Our annual flagship global consumer trend event, hosted by THINK NEXT ASIA, TrendWatching
Exclusive Partner in Thailand. Our main purpose is to immerse business leaders across Asia into
endless meaningful trend-driven business opportunities and network with trendwatchers all in
one day. The events were SOLD OUT every year with the latest record of 300+ top leaders access Asia.

This Year
Global Trend Summit - Bangkok
FROM ASIA TO GLOBAL IMPACT

Amidst unprecedented turbulence, don't panic. Immerse yourself in a day designed to
supercharge your next game-changing innovation with purpose. Master consumer expectation,
fuse tech with humanity, ignite purpose to impact, and withness the shifting of soft power from
Asia to the world. Engage with futurists and top-tier professionals. Let's make the lasting
impact together!

Why
This Event Stands Out?

1 | World-Class Expertise

TrendWatching is the world's leading consumer trend firm since 2002, with thousands of clients worldwide. Our high-profile global speakers will bring unparalleled trends for 2025 and beyond

2 | Interactive Experience

Get inspired with trends & innovation cases that bring you up to speed for 2025, along with tools that unlock your potential idea & get you ready to seize opportunities. You can choose from attending main stage, purpose stage and workshop to spark ideas and ignite new opportunities

3 | Peer-powered

Meet with trend enthusiasts from different countries accross industries. Network and discuss with top of the field professionals

4 | Lasting Impact

All contents will be yours to share with your team and further ignite new ideas long after this day

Speakers
Meet our global speakers and honorable panelists

Trend Speakers

VICTORIA L.

Head of Trends
TrendWatching

Victoria has delivered over 160 empowering keynotes, strategy sessions and innovation workshops for brands across the globe including Braze, Bank of America and Refresco. She brings consumer trends to life with vibrant storytelling and is an expert in helping brands act on trend-driven business opportunities.

ACACIA L.

Asia Lead
TrendWatching

Acacia is a seasoned expert in Asian consumer trends and a highly sought-after speaker who has worked with a roster of global organizations to help them understand consumers and culture, craft winning strategy, and launch trend-driven innovations. Her clients include Adidas, Coca Cola, Mastercard, P&G, and Singtel.

MICHELL Z.

Founder
Envisioning

Michell operates at the intersection of technology forecasting, business potential, and futures literacy. His company, Envisioning, focuses on the impact and emerging technologies and how to think about potential futures. He has consulted and led research projects for public entities and several multinational corporations worldwide.

RACHADA A.

Founder & CEO
THINK NEXT ASIA

Rachada aspires to empower forward-minded professionals across industries with successful world-class solutions. She has delivered keynotes in various high-profile events for thousands of executives locally and regionally, as well as consulted leading organizations on consumer trends, strategy, and marketing.

Purpose to Impact Panelists

DR.VEERATHAI S.

23rd Governor of
the Bank of Thailand

Former Governor of the Bank of Thailand and esteemed economist, Dr.Veerathai has always been a champion for sustainable development. His guidance and vision in the domain of ESG have inspired organizations to go beyond CSR and make real positive impact, where the shared value created is a win for both businesses and society. He also promotes ‘Mindfulness’ among leaders to foster enhanced efficiency and a stronger sense of purpose.

PATAMA CH.

Country Managing Director
Accenture Thailand

Recognized as 2020 Finalist Lifetime Achievement Global Award of Women in Tech, Patama Chantaruck has established herself as one of the foremost experts on digital transformation. Her mission is to help clients achieve greater success in the novel era of the fourth industrial revolution, where she emphasizes human-centric approach and sustainable purpose as one of the keys.

POTCHANART S.

Founder & President
Jimi The Coach Group

Potchanart Seebungkerd (Coach Jimi) has been well-recognized and accepted among top executives with her Life Purpose Coaching approach for over 15 years. Her mission is to expand wisdom, knowledge, and skills of meaningful life to as many people as possible. She strongly believes that a Purpose-driven organization is rooted in Purpose-driven leaders.

DR. WIT S.

Host of 8 Minute
History & Morning Wealth

A veteran news anchor and moderator, Dr. Wit sports a passion for making knowledge accessible and engaging, as demonstrated through his highly successful podcast ‘8-minute History’ that captivates large audiences. He will be the moderator for Purpose to Impact Panel, as well as giving Keynote on Asia's historical significance on the global stage, The East Awakens.

Tech Panelists & Facilitators

ORANUCH L.

CEO & Co-founder
Techsauce

Oranuch is recognized as one of the pioneers in building the Thai tech startup ecosystem. Besides her success in the technology industry, she is also interested in expanding the opportunity to bring technology to help society as useful as possible especially among vulnerable people.

KEVIN B.

Co-managing Partner
Core Creators

With 25+ years’ experience as a consultant, Kevin is passionate about enabling businesses, organizations, and community groups to engage in focused, meaningful, and productive conversations about their purpose. His proprietary framework has helped clients in both private and public sectors all around the world achieve results beyond expectations.

LIVIA F.

Director of Insights
TrendWatching

Livia has a firm understanding of how trends manifest across continents. She presented TrendWatching keynotes and workshops to business professionals across the globe for clients like Kontoor and A+E - from Brazil to Norway.

Past Success
Global Trend Summit - Bangkok
August 18, 2023

Testimonials
Some impressions from our clients

Past Attendees
300+ top leaders joined as TrendWatchers

Gallery
High Profile Speakers & Honorable Panelists

Quotes
Some quotes from TrendWatching Speakers

QuotesSome quotes from TrendWatching Speakers

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