22 – 24 May, 2019 Swissôtel Bangkok Ratchada, Thailand


ABOUT AFACT

AFACT stands for the Asia Pacific Council for Trade Facilitation and Electronic Business. AFACT aims to promote the commitment and development of trade facilitation, electronic business policies and activities in the Asia Pacific region, mainly focusing on those promoted by UN/CEFACT (United Nations Center for Trade Facilitation and Electronic Business), to guide, stimulate, improve and promote the ability of business, trade and administrative organizations from members, as well as to exchange products and relevant services effectively within AFACT community. Currently, there are 20 members from Afghanistan, Australia, Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, Chinese Taipei, India, Indonesia, Iran, Japan, Korea, Malaysia,Mongolia, Pakistan, Philippines, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam.

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AGENDA

22 – 24 May, 2019
@Swissôtel Bangkok Ratchada

AFACT Joint BDC - TMC Meeting


Room : BUSAKORN, 3rd Floor


BDC Chair : Mr. Supachok Jantarapatin
TMC Chair : Mr. Hisanao Sugamata


Remark: BDC = Business Domain Committee , TMC = Technology & Methodology Committee

Registration

Opening

Participants Introduction
Approval of Agenda
Review of the previous BDC-TMC Meeting Report

ASEAN Initiative on e-Commerce

by Dr. Soranun Jiwasurat, Electronic Transactions Development Agency (ETDA)

ASEAN Member States have agreed on ASEAN Agreement on Electronic Commerce. The objectives of the Agreement are to facilitate cross-border e-commerce transactions in the ASEAN region, contribute to creating an environment of trust and confidence in the use of e-commerce, and deepen cooperation among Member States to further develop and intensify the use of e-commerce in the ASEAN region.

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UN/FLUX for Sustainable Fisheries in Thailand

by Dr. Sak Segkhoonthod, Digital Government Development Agency (DGA)

Thailand’s progress in the implementation of the Fishery Language for Universal Exchange - UN/FLUX, based on data provided by the Department of Fisheries and Marine Department, operationally coordinated by the Command Centre for Combatting Illegal Fishing (CCCIF).

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- Group Photo
- Tea & Coffee Break

Update on ASEAN Single Window (ASW)

by Ms. Paphanan Sirimano, Thai Customs Department

ASEAN Single Window (ASW) was based on UNECE Rec. 33 on Single Window and Rec. 36 on Single Window Interoperability. Five member states accepted the electronic data of e-ATIGA Form D (the preferential certificate of origin) exchanged through ASW. ASEAN Customs Declaration Document (ACDD) and the electronic Sanitary and Phytosanitary Certificate (eSPS) will be exchanged in the near future.

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Trade Facilitation: e-Certificate of Origin and e-ATIGA Form D

by Ms. Supitcha Monatrakul, Department of Foreign Trade, Ministry of Commerce

Progress on the development of the electronic Certificate of Origin system to facilitate operators. The system includes functionality such as Electronic Signature and Seal (ESS), digital signature, e-ATIGA Form D, etc.

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Lunch Break

National Digital Trade Platform

by Mr. Nattapon Dejvitak, Thai National Shippers' Council

National Digital Trade Platform (NDTP) is a B2B Cross Border e-Trading Platform, which connects end-to-end electronic business with Trade Facilitation Platform.

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GS1 Standards and the Digital Exchange of Trade Documents across Borders

by Mr. Shawn Chen, GS1 Thailand, Federation of Thai Industries

The Federation of Thai Industries and GS1 Thailand have released “eCO Platform” for Exporters in Thailand to deliver e-Certificate of Origin to Pan Asian e-Commerce Alliance (PAA) partners’ platform automatically, and collaborating with Trade-Van to provide “Cross-border Blockchain Platform (CBBP)” with Blockchain and PKI technology to transfer confidential documents to Taiwan’s customs and clients.

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Blockchain-based Trade Data Sharing Platform

by Mr. Yoshihiro Akahane, NTT DATA Corporation

NTT DATA collaborates with government, and also launched a consortium with leading trade-related companies for implementing the blockchain-based trade data sharing platform in Japan.

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Tea & Coffee Break

UN/CEFACT Technical Update

by Mr. Hisano Sugamata, TMC Chair

UN/CEFACT technical update, including the message construction project and the Web API for the UN/CEFACT standards.

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BDC-TMC Discussion
Meeting Wrap-up

Discussion on further work and cooperation among the AFACT members.

Welcome Dinner



AFACT StC Meeting


Room : Ubonchard, 3rd Floor


Chair : Mrs. Surangkana Wayuparb
Dr. Chaichana Mitrpant


Remark: StC = Steering Committee

Registration

Opening Meeting

Welcoming Remarks and Participants Introduction

Adoption of Provisional Agenda

by 2019 AFACT Host

2019 AFACT StC Members and 2020 AFACT Hosting

by 2019 AFACT Secretariat

UN/CEFACT Rapporteur Report

by UN/CEFACT Rapporteur
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2017-2018 AFACT Biennial Year Book

by 2019 AFACT Secretariat
- Group Photo
- Lunch Break

AFACT Asia Website

by 2019 AFACT Secretariat
URL : afact.asia

Review 36th StC Meeting Minutes

by 2019 AFACT Secretariat
- Minutes of AFACT StC Meeting 2018-05-09
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- Minutes of 36th AFACT Plenary 2018-05-11
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Briefing on eASIA Awards

by 2019 AFACT Secretariat
- 2017 e-asia award guideline and winner
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- 2019 e-asia award guideline (to be discussed in AFACT 2019 Midterm Meeting)
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2019 AFACT Plenary Schedule

by 2019 AFACT Secretariat
Tea & Coffee Break

Open Discussion

AFACT Operation Issues

AFACT Bylaws

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Meeting Wrap-up

AFACT StC Meeting


Room : Ubonchard, 3rd Floor


Chair : Mrs. Surangkana Wayuparb
Dr. Chaichana Mitrpant


Remark: StC = Steering Committee

Registration

Working Group Reports : BDC and TMC

by BDC Chair, TMC Chair
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Meeting Wrap-up and Meeting Report

by 2019 AFACT Secretariat
Lunch Break
City Tour

VENUE

204 RACHADAPISEK ROAD, HUAY KWANG,BANGKOK 10320, THAILAND
TELEPHONE : +66 2694 2222
BANGKOK-LECONCORDE@SWISSOTEL.COM

Swissotel Bangkok Ratchada is a luxurious 5-star hotel located on Ratchadapisek Road adjacent to the MRT "HUAI KWANG STATION", exit 3. Just a two-minute walk from the MRT station, it provides easy access to all areas of the exciting and vibrant city of Bangkok – such as Central Plaza Rama 9, Ratchada Train Night Rot Fai Market , The Esplanade , Terminal 21, MBK, Siam Square, Jatujak Market, Chinatown and Queen Sirikit National Convention Centre, to name just a few.


TRANSPORTATION


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Swissotel Bangkok Ratchada adjacent to the MRT "HUAI KWANG STATION", exit 3. Just a two-minute walk from the MRT station. MRT Service Hours Monday – Sunday 06.00 – midnight Normal hour: average headway not exceeding 6-10 minute per train.
Peak hour (06.00 – 09.00 am and 04.30 – 07.30 pm): average headway not exceeding 3-5 minute per train.