European Association for Business and Commerce
Crystal Ball Business Luncheon 11 January 2017


Date: Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Time: 11:00AM – 2:00PM

Venue: Ballroom, Eastin Grand Hotel Sathorn | Exit 4, BTS Surasak (MAP)

Dress Code: Business Attire

Price: THB 1,200 for members of participating chambers and THB 1,500 for non-members

Description: CanCham Thailand in partnership with Embassy of Canada, EABC, AustCham, BCCT, BeLuThai, Malasian-Thai, NTCC, Franco-Thai, Singapore-Thai and Thai-Hong Kong Trade Association, is organizing a group of business leaders for our 2017 Crystal Ball Luncheon.

For a peek into what the year ahead has to offer from a variety of perspectives, please join us on Wednesday, January 11 for a business lunch at the Eastin Grand Hotel Sathorn (BTS Surasak).


— Please book and pay online by January 9, 2017. —

The expert lineup will include:

  • Chris Bruton, Executive Director, DataConsult Ltd. (Moderator)
  • Ian Fenwick, Advisor & Professor of Marketing, Sasin Graduate Institute of Business Administration
  • Dr. Virot Ali, Lecturer in International Politics, Faculty of Political Science, Thammasat University
  • Paul Gambles, Co-founder, MBMG Group
  • Sunchai Kooakachai, Deputy Managing Director, Colliers International

Topics of discussion will include an outlook on the property, financial, political and media landscape for the year ahead.

The event promises to be a lively interactive discussion with lots of opportunities to share your own insights and ideas amongst peers in the business sector. The panel discussion will be followed by an open Q & A session.


12: 00AM
   Registration and Networking
   Opening Remarks (Ron Livingston, President of CanCham Thailand) and introduction to Christopher Bruton – Moderator
   Lunch is served
   Panel Discussion begins – Christopher sets the stage for the discussion
   1. Ian Fenwick (Digital Marketing) 5 mins
   2. Paul Gambles (Capital Marketing) 5 mins
   3. Virot Ali (Politics) 5 mins
   4. Sunchai Kooakachai (Real Eastate) 5 mins
   Questions and Answers
   Forum concludes

Payment Method:

  • Online Payment
  • Bank Transfer
    • Bank: Siam Commercial Bank (SCB)
    • ACCT Name: Thai-Canadian Chamber of Commerce
    • ACCT Number: 065-3-02325-3
    • Instruction: Once the payment is made via bank transfer, please scan and send deposit slip to  Email subject is “Crystal Ball – The Year Ahead! – [Payee Name]”

Cancellation Policy:  Reservations not cancelled within 3 business days of the event will be considered as a no-show and invoiced.  If the event falls on a Monday or is immediately preceded by a holiday, cancellation is required by the previous business day.