Malaysia has won the bid to host the World Marketing Summit (WMS) 2013.
The WMS is aimed at creating a global alliance, a collaboration that unites the best minds from the corporate sphere, working in concert with the public sector to transform and translate marketing ideas and solutions into tackling real and focused socio-economic issues.
World-renowned guru and a name synonymous with global marketing principles and professor of the Kellogg School of Management – Prof. Philip Kotler, congratulated Malaysia’s successful bid which encompassed a vision and long-term strategy to connect Asia with the world.
The World Marketing Summit (WMS) 2013 will be conducted at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Malaysia, from March 1 to 3 next year; rallying point will be United Nation’s Millennium Development Goals – MDGs.
Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger
Achieve universal primary education
Promote gender equality and empower women
Reduce child mortality
Improve maternal health
Combat HIV/AIDS, Malaria and other diseases
Ensure environmental sustainability
Develop a global partnership for development