Mekari Conference 2022: Indonesia's annual digital transformation & business innovation conference

11 Aug 2022
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Jakarta, August 11 2022 – Mekari Conference is Indonesia’s premier business tech conference that aims to connect SMEs and technology as growth enabler. We are committed to empowering businesses with technology to help them transform for the future, inspire them to innovate, and enabling them to scale with confidence.

Themed 'Indonesia's Annual Digital Transformation & Business Innovation Conference', the conference which will be held on August 11, 2022 at the Ritz Carlton, Jakarta, will gather thousands of industry players and stakeholders to discuss trends and strategies for technology adoption to increase business resilience.

The holding of this conference coincides with the revival of the business world in the midst of the easing of the pandemic. Bank Indonesia projects that Indonesia's economic growth this year will return in the range of 4.5-5.3%. President Jokowi also emphasized that the key to economic recovery lies in digital transformation, especially by micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs).

Suwandi Soh, CEO of Mekari, held the Mekari Conference 2022 to coincide with Indonesia's economic recovery because he believed that this period was the right time for MSMEs and large companies to deepen 

technology adoption. During the pandemic, technology has proven to be a growth enabler by allowing companies to constantly access the market.

"In the future, technology will help companies benefit from the digital ecosystem, which includes fintech solutions as a source of capital, to strengthen their resilience in facing new challenges, especially those caused by global turmoil," he said in his statement, Friday (5/8).

Mekari Conference will feature business leaders, businesses, industry professionals, government representatives, and market observers who will share technological knowledge and innovative ideas from two stages, namely the Main Stage Digital Champion 

The main stage will be filled with sessions about business transformation, technological innovation, and regulatory compliance related to the digital ecosystem in Indonesia.

Meanwhile, the Digital Champion stage will contain a presentation on how companies can adapt in the era of digital technology in order to optimize growth. Mekari Conference is also supported by Bank Mandiri, Biznet, and AWS.