Indonesia Young Entrepreneurship (IYE) Community will hold exhibitions of different products produced by its members titled Young Entrepreneurs Expo 2009 on 7-9 August 2009 in the Mazee-FX Sudirman, Senayan, Jakarta.
"This activity aims to facilitate the IYE community members interact with one another, as well as expand the network," said Budi Dewobroto, Chairman of the Committee of Young Entrepreneurs Expo 2009, in Jakarta, Thursday (6 / 8).
He explained during this time IYE members only interact via e-mail marketing so that their products be limited to fellow community members only. With this exhibition, he said, it is expected that the IYE members can exchange ideas directly.
Budi said will shows 20-30 exhibition outlets for the participants to promote their products. Some of the works that will be displayed among other garments, women's accessories, bags, shoes and food products. "Besides the exhibition, this event will show a business presentation of the IYE members, cooking demos and seminars with invited marketing experts and popular speakers in the field," Budi said.
Meanwhile, one of the initiator and founder of IYE community, Christopher Emille, estimate the exhibition will attract around an 1,000-person per day with a turnover of Rp 500 million to Rp1 billion per day.
"Although there are estimates of the turnover, but this event is not aimed to pursue the sale of the product of members but how they interact with each other and promote the products in the community," he said.
Christopher added Young Entrepreneurs Expo 2009 is also expected to motivate the youth of Indonesia entering the entrepreneurship world.