MACEOS was established in 1990 to be the voice for the business events industry in Malaysia. We advocate the positioning of business events as a key economic driver that is vital to a nation’s economy. The value-creation actualised by business events activities spreads across multiple sectors and cascades down to an entire ecosystem spanning venue operators, logistics, suppliers, retail, tourism, and more.
Business events in Malaysia is a sizable economic contributor, providing RM3.9 billion direct revenue to businesses in Malaysia, and creates an economic impact of at least RM9.2 billion (figures from 2019). It is also an important contributor in bringing in foreign investment into the country creating jobs for our nation.
Our members are professional exhibition and conference organisers, venue operators, destination management, and event management companies as well as other affiliated members including stand contractors, audio & visual services, event-tech services, logistics, airlines and more.