On January 26th 2011 at Movenpick Resort and Spa, Karon, Phuket, Tri Akaradecha, the Governor of Phuket, Winit Supapongchai, the President of the Asia Pacific Advertising Association,and other related sectors attended a press conference for the 14th Asia Pacific Advertising Festival, to be held in Phuket on March 17th-19th 2011.
Winit said this event would be a good chance for people in the advertising field to share their experiences as well as learn from over 5,000 samples of the most outstanding advertising. There will be events to help develop Thai advertising work, advertising education, promote creative thinking, along with local uniqueness. It is estimated there will be 900-1000 people from the advertising field attending the event.
Meanwhile, Tri said this would be another opportunity to promote Phuket tourism to people from over 30 countries. Phuket is ready for an international event like this in terms of accommodation, facilities and security.