The event opened with a speech from HE The Danish Ambassador, Mr. Rasmus Abildgaard Kristensen, whose country is one of the foremost proponents of sustainability, renewable energy, smart cities and environment friendliness.
The ceremony started by announcing three Special Awardees that has specific category and was selected by MVB Indonesia from the current members of 2017.
The first award was MVB Most Responsible Company won by PT. Brother International Sales Indonesia. This award was given to the company that is considered to have a strong commitment in security and safety procedures and environmental consciousness.
The second award was MVB Best Sustainability Program won by PT. Doulton. This award was given to the company that is considered to have an active, strong and on-going sustainability program, and excellent business practices.
The third award was MVB Most Ethical Business Practices won by PT. Jakarta Setiabudi International. This award was given to the company that is considered to have a high regard in creating good working conditions, good corpporate values, and have a high customer service quality.
the most anticipated event of the night was the MVB Indonesia 2017 Award Ceremony. The Chairman of MVB Indonesia, Alistair Speirs OBE, presented a unique plaque to 24 Full Member companies and 8 special certificates to Associate Members and Partners that were named as the Most Valued Business in Indonesia for 2017