Opened Apr. 26, 2023 at World Trade Center Metro Manila
The Philippine Subcon and Manufacturers Exhibition (PSMEX) 2023 back-to-back with The International Machinery Tools & Accessories Philippines (I-MTAP) 2023 exhibition was launched at the World Trade Center Metro Manila last April 26th.
The opening ceremonies were attended by keynote speakers from the Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA) – Director General Tereso O. Panga represented by PEZA Group Manager Joy Alguso, and DOST-MIRDC (Department of Science and Technology, Metals Industry Research and Development Center) – Executive Director Engr. Robert O. Dizon, and from the Aerospace Industries Association of the Philippines (AIAP) – President Dennis Y. Chan and Chairman John Lee.
Guests from various foreign embassies and from the government and private sectors were also present.
Marketing Director of Market Access & Innovations (MAI) Events Management Philippines Angelica Andrea P. Barrios also gave her opening remarks.
PEZA Director General’s representative, Joy Alguso mentioned in her speech the current endeavors of the Philippine administration for the metalworks and subcon industry.
A government scientist’s perspective was given by DOST-MIRDC’s Executive Director Engr. Robert O. Dizon in his speech, citing the government’s role in providing platforms for local enterprises to feature their best practices.
Director Dizon also mentioned some of the projects that DOST-MIRDC has to support the industry.
Meanwhile, Aerospace Industries Association of the Philippines (AIAP) President Dennis Y. Chan expressed hope that this event will help revive industries affected by the pandemic in his opening remarks.
Chairman John Lee closed the ceremonies by thanking all suppliers, sponsors, exhibitors, and media partners for their support and MAI Events Management Philippines mentioning the next PSMEX 2025 back-to-back with i-MTAP 2025 on April 30 to May 3, at Halls A to D of World Trade Center Metro Manila.