The just concluded ASEAN M&E exhibition saw its curtains come down on a show that ran its course with a rousing success via the overwhelmingly enthusiastic response of the M&E industries, the HVAC&R industries, and the Green Energy as well as Primary Energy sectors. Together with a host of other related sectors, the industry professionals and trade personnel who visited this fantastic show at KLCC was faced with a surfeit of solutions and collaboration choices - having to choose from 4 concurrent exhibitions held during the 3-day technology expo and industry extravaganza.

The 4 exhibition shows consist of Lift Asia 2014, Green Energy Asia 2014, Tenaga Expo & Forum 2014, and REVAC 2014. ASEAN M&E 2014 overall provided on a singular platform all the solutions that are needed by anyone asking, so long as the focus was on Energy and Power, Green Technology, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration as well as Lifts and Escalators.

This 2014 edition welcomed over 10,000 industry players and professionals from 25 countries. Be it government official, regulators, manufacturers, industrial users, consultants or industry experts - everyone who's anyone in this conglomeration of technology-based industries made it their business to attend this biennial event to source for new technologies and solutions. It was amicably agreed to be the ideal platform for product launches, sales generation, raising brand awareness, build collaborations, and enhancing partnerships - not to mention touching base with key customers.

This momentous occasion was duly officiated by the Minister of Works of Malaysia, YB Datuk Haji Fadillah Bin Haji Yusof. This auspicious endorsement from the Minister precipitated a gathering of trade executives, entrepreneurs, business leaders, company founders, and industry professionals that was a meeting of minds that brought the temperature up on all the in-trend industry factors affecting the regional landscape of these related industries at the present time.

C21TV received a first-hand, front-row view of the highlights - from face-to-face interviews with the who's who of the respective industries, technology expert exposes, to candid conversations with technical and applications specialists, and finally to product demonstrations and other riveting programs in the day-long packed itineraries.

It was an event such as not to be missed by anyone astute enough to absorb the latest developments from this plethora of industries (all M&E related sectors), conditioning this broad ecosystem onto higher levels of regional integration - thereby facilitating real growth and catalysing value creation for all involved.

In the days ahead, C21TV under the umbrella of Corporate 21 will endeavor to work closely with UBM, the organizer of ASEAN M&E, to continue conducting coverage and bring the very best, the very latest, and the most relevant to you, whether together on the ground or watching us from afar, online 24/7!

~ From Corporate 21 Editorial