MIAMI, Nov. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- PEN Inc. (OTCQB: PENC) ("PEN" or "the Company"), a leader in developing, commercializing and marketing consumer and industrial products enabled by nanotechnology, today announced that the Company's Chairman and CEO, Dr. Scott Rickert, will speak at the inaugural 2016 Horasis Asia Meeting held in Bangkok, Thailand from November 27 – 28.
The Horasis Asia Meeting aims to be Asia's foremost gathering of the region's most senior leaders from business and government and is poised to be the ideal platform to explore and advance regional cooperation, impact investing and sustainable growth. With the support of the Thai government, as well as Bangkok-based Sittipol Holdings and the Horasis Community, participants will discuss the opportunities and challenges that lie ahead for Asia.
Dr. Rickert is participating in a Boardroom Dialogue Session titled Investing in Asia (The Study), which will explore how varying volatility in Asia is impacting investors, how best to stimulate the investment climate, regional hot-spots and other current trends. Other leaders participating in the discussion with Dr. Rickert include:
- Beh Swan Gin, Chairman, Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB), Singapore
- Joseph Cha, Partner, Fuel Capital Partners, Korea
- Harry C. Hui, Founder and Managing Partner, ClearVue Partners, China
- Don Lam, Chief Executive Officer, Vina Capital, Vietnam
- Rob Morrison, Chairman, H.R.L. Morrison & Co, New Zealand
- Bernard Pouliot, Chairman, Quam Limited, Hong Kong SAR
- Yoshiki Sasaki, Chief Executive Officer, Japan Strategic Capital, Japan
- Susheel Saraff, Chairman, Saraff Global, Thailand
- Arun Sharma, Chief Investment Officer, IFC, USA
- Vikram Khanna, Associate Editor, Business Times, Singapore
"In recent years, Thailand has been staging a dramatic comeback and is now on the cusp of becoming one of Asia's strongest performing economies. I look forward to exchanging ideas with other global business leaders and senior government officials to help advance the region's economic, political and social agenda with a focus on sustainable growth," said Dr. Rickert.
Horasis as an independent international organization is committed to enacting visions for a sustainable future through the active participation of global business leaders in series of annual meetings. In addition to the Global China Business Meeting, Horasis holds meetings on India, Russia and the Arab world. For more information, visit www.horasis.org
About PEN Inc.
PEN Inc. (OTCQB: PENC) is a leader in developing, commercializing, and marketing consumer and industrial products enabled by nanotechnology that solve everyday problems for customers in the health, transportation, military, sports, and safety industries. Through PEN's wholly-owned subsidiary Nanofilm Ltd., the Company develops, manufactures and sells products based on nanotechnology including the ULTRA CLARITY® brand eyeglass cleaner, CLARITY DEFOG IT™ brand defogging products and CLARITY ULTRASEAL® nanocoating products for glass and ceramics. The Company also sells an environmentally friendly surface protector, fortifier, and cleaner through a wholly-owned subsidiary, PEN Technology, LLC. The Company's Applied Nanotech, Inc. subsidiary in Austin, Texas functions as the Design Center conducting research and development services for government and private customers and new product development for PEN focusing on innovative and advanced product solutions in the areas of safety, health, and sustainability. For more information about PEN, visit www.penc.us.
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