Bangkok Experience Summit - Session Break Down

About FCS/ Bangkok 2019


FCS/Bangkok 2019 is a four days long experience summit to explore deeply into the very local and authentic food & fashion and entertainment industry of emerging cities like Bangkok. The summit will focus on exploring the future businesses in sustainable food, fashion, and entertainment industry of the emerging world.

FCS/Bangkok 2019 will be designed with a flow of knowledge to action transformation and a commitment process. Through a series of discussion and learning with keynote sessions(fireside chats), panel sessions, and then sharing of best practices FCS cultivates a cross-sectoral multi-stakeholder development and partnership model for emerging Asia and emerging parts of the world. The Program will have a Future Business Design Jam which will find out sustainable food, fashion and entertainment related startups which will shape up the future of vibrant cities like Bangkok and can also be scaled to the global level. After the pitch competition, the top 3 ideas will be selected and will be supported for development and implementation.


DAY 1 - 6th July


Fireside Chat on “Future of Sustainable Food, Fashion and Entertainment”



1. Patcharaphol Achariyasilp, Business Development Director, FireOneOne

2. Karl Kongkham, Managing Director, Warner Music Thailand


Panel on “ Future Business in Sustainable Food”



1. Khun-Glang Khukuntin, Founder, Trust Me I’m Chef & Food Development Consultant.

2. Arana Anantachina, Business Developer, FireOneOne Food Lab- Thaan-Thai

3. Nutthakarn Klovuthi-anun, Marketing Director, Oklin Thailand


Food Testing Session by Taan-Thai

Taan-Thai is a plant based food innovation startup. The startup has been preparing plant based food items which can replace meat in the future as a more sustainable and healthy alternative. The startup will present the latest innovation from the lab and the participants will get the exclusive chance to taste the items. Startups like Taan- Thai are shaping the future of food. It will be a great learning for the participants to experience this first hand. The participants can learn directly from the Lab owners.


Panel on “ Future Business in Sustainable Entertainment”



1. Michael Biedassek, Founder, Bangkok Vanguards

2. Sirasat Boonma, Founder, Hear and Found


Panel on “ Future Business in Sustainable Fashion”



1. Passawee Tapasanan , Founder of FolkCharm crafts & Co-Country coordinator Fashion Revolution Thailand.

2. Sukajit Daengchai, Founder, Mae Teeta.

3. Amorpol Huvanandan, Co-Founder of Moreloop.


Business Design Jam Workshop


DAY 2 - 7th July


Local Immersion at Icon Siam and Bangkok Art and Culture Centre by ReLabs, Shanghai


Learning about the modern and traditional food and fashion supply chain system of Thailand, exploring the opportunities and obstacles. Learning the modern art and cultural practices in Bangkok.


DAY 3 - 8th July


Day Long Business Design Jam and Mentoring Sessions.


Mentors from diverse backgrounds will join and facilitate the startups to shape their ideas into the most feasible form. A great chance for the participants to get critical insights from the practitioners from Finance, Marketing, Social Business, HR and multiple other backgrounds.


Documentary Show by Documentary Club


The documentary club of Thailand will be projecting globally recognized documentary shows on sustainable food, fashion and entertainment practices. Through the documentary, the participants will be able to learn more about the traditional and modern sustainable food and fashion item production practices.


DAY 4- 9th July


Business Design Jam Final Session


The participants and startup owners will have to work on finishing the design of their idea and will have to submit the complete plan by 12pm to be showcased during the roadshow.


Design Jam Roadshow and Pitching


The business ideas developed from the design jam during last two days and some of the most leading startups on sustainable food, fashion and entertainment will showcase the projects in front of the guests, judges and potential investors. During the roadshow, the ideas will be rated based on their social impact, financial sustainability, feasibility and environmental impact.


Top ideas will be taken in the incubation pipeline of Future City Summit and supported through capacity building and advisory, mentoring, spreading to global market, impact investment and multiple other ways.


Business Design Jam Final Session


The participants and startup owners will have to work on finishing the design of their idea and will have to submit the complete plan by 12pm to be showcased during the roadshow.


Agreement Signing and Closing Remarks


The key stakeholders of FCS/Bangkok will come together to sign an agreement to work together for the betterment of the entrepreneurship ecosystem of Thailand. Starting from Bangkok the agreement will work to facilitate projects from different parts of Thailand.


The agreement will lead to development of startup incubation lab, impact fund and multiple future collaborations.


Cultural Night


Let the stress go away. Dance and sing like no one is watching!