On February 23rd, local time, this years first WikiEXPO officially kicked off at Windsor Plaza Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
The event proceeded orderly and busily through the day, featuring exciting activities and the lively cheers and laughter of participants. The successful completion of the exposition made a good start for the global strategy of WikiFX and WikiEXPO in 2020.
As the new coronavirus is still spreading across the world, WikiEXPO made considerate preparations for the well-being of participants and ensured the venue was disinfected prior to the event. Also, the host took the temperature of every guest at the entrance and handed off masks for everyone to wear.
The venue was bustling and crowded as investors, broker representatives, professionals from financial media groups and KOLs of the industry networked and engaged in meaningful communication. Many investors praised WikiEXPOs safety measures against the coronavirus, which further underlined the significance of this event.
The beginning of 2020 hasn‘t been smooth, putting the global forex market at test. Major economies are facing great challenges respectively: China is fighting to contain the new coronavirus outbreak, which will weigh on the country’s economy for a while; Britain, after the historical leave from the European Union, is seeking a new path to revive its economy; the raging bush fire in Australia has been putting much economic stress on the country....
Against such a backdrop, investors are all concerned about the future trend of forex market and the implication for their investment. Being the host of the event, WikiEXPO is aware of its responsibility and mission and actively linked the local forex professionals with investors to encourage the sharing of industry outlook and trading strategies.
The 11 prestigious key-note speakers from the forex industry made splendid presentations. By focusing on the impact of major global events on the industry, discussing the global forex market trend in 2020, analyzing opportunities and challenges in Vietnam forex market, the speakers kindled investors‘ enthusiasm and were surrounded with the audiences’ applause and laughter.
8 forex brokers attended the exposition as exhibitors. As in previous events, WikiEXPO put much thoughts and considerations in the designing of exhibition area. By featuring posters of brokers on the venue pillars, as well as their logos in tea break area, on speech sections seats and even on the hand-out paper bags, WikiFX stove to offer more guidance for investors and efficient brand exposure for brokers.
At the carefully organized venue, investors could not only walk through every exhibitors booth naturally, but also stop by to join presentations of forex KOLs, or enjoy a cup of coffee or cold drink and savor the memorable moments of the event. Meanwhile, the music sideshows and luck draws offering prizes such as Huawei P30 Pro, Huawei 9X and Mi hair dryer which added more excitement to the event and drove the atmosphere even higher.
At 6pm local time, the exposition wrapped up in a pleasant mood. Attracting over 1,500 forex professionals and investors, the event set a promising start for WikiEXPOs global exposition series this year.
Although the corovavirus outbreak had affected WikiEXPO‘s preparation process in China and added more uncertainties to the event, the WikiEXPO in HCMC, independently hosted by WikiFX’s Vietnam branch, has managed to increase its scale and boosted its effects and expand its influence, creating the miracle of successfully hosting the exposition while combating the raging epidemic.
The WikiEXPO in HCMC also marked a glorious start for WikiEXPO‘s journey in 2020. Next, WikiEXPO will continue to host more expositions across the world and join WikiFX’s efforts in creating a professional knowledge sharing and business communication platform for global forex brokers, investors and other professionals of the industry.
WikiEXPOs next stop is in Kuala Lumpur, and we look forward to meeting you there on April 4th.