Makassar International Eight Festival and Forum 2017

MAKASSAR, F8MAKASSAR.COM (02-08-2017) - Creative, unique, best. Three impressions were felt during launching Makassar International Eight Festival & Forum (MIEFF) at Balairung Soesilo Soedarman, Tuesday, May 9, 2017.


Makassar City Promotion displays the 8 elements of the show are fashion, film, folk, flora and fauna, fine art, fussion music, and fiction writer and font, accompanied by a live teaser about 30 seconds to 1 minute. Minister Arief Yahya immediately gave the code two thumbs for Makassar.


Minister Arief Yahya was stunned and appreciate Makassar creative in packing the event. He did not hesitate to express his admiration and satisfaction while following the launching of Makassar International Eight Festival & Forum. The packaging is very attractive. There are teasers of his, the F-8 that will be difestivalkan in South Sulawesi


Several Ambassador representatives, such as America, Ambassador of Venezuela Ambassador of Morocco, Ambassador of Myanmar, Ambassador of Germany and Ambassador of Georgia to add fun launching event. All were amazed by the live teaser that accompanied fashion, film, folk, flora & fauna, fine art, fussion music, and fiction writer & font.


Speech of the Mayor of Makassar Mohammad Ramdhan Pomanto wearing typical traditional clothing Makassar so it was not boring. Immediately hit the mark. All audience seemed to have adventure along Losari Beach, Makassar on 6-10 September 2017.


"The launching is very creative, and very good. Every exposure there live teasernya that I am very satisfied, hopefully later can be imitated to another, "said Minister Arief Yahya who also wore traditional clothing typical Makassar, Tuesday, May 9, 2017.


Tourism Minister Arief Yahya immediately held up two thumbs up for creativity launching Makassar International Eight Festival & Forum 2017. For him, this is the most creative and best launching along the launching-launching ever.


Spectacular impression is felt. All that smells wow, wow, really show to the public. Makassar really want to show that if prepared seriously, they also can show spectacular show like that often held in Singapore.


The international-scale agenda, known as F8, finally became the subject of conversation in the audience at Balairung Soesilo Soedarman. All directly find out about fashion, film, folk, flora & fauna, fine art, fussion music, to fiction writer & font that will be held in Makassar, 6-10 September.


"Last year the F8 Festival exceeded the target. Target 60 thousand to 300 thousand. And for the event this time the target is 1 million visitors. It is very possible to get, "said Arief Yahya.


Magic stance was not reluctant to share to Makassar. Of the 8 elements of the show that will be displayed in F8, Minister Arief Yahya proposed to look for the top 3 most prominent.


"The number one largest food that is 32 percent. Number two fashion 30 percent. The other is the craft. So if you take top 3 it's food and craft fashion is already more than 80%. The other does not mean unimportant, but its commercial value is less. And from the top 3 can be to subsidize the other, "said the former CEO of Telkom.



The Governor of South Sulawesi is also in tune with Tourism Minister Arief Yahya. He said if South Sulawesi and Makassar are Center Point of Indonesia.


"South Sulawesi is the main pillar of the Minister, the pillar of tourism. Tourism in Makassar is the main thing for us to connect everything. In the future we want to make Makassar as the interconnection of marine tourism is beautiful and amazing, "said Governor Syahrul Yasin Limpo.


Syahrul Yasin Limpo said, through the implementation of this F8 event it wants to show to the people of Indonesia and abroad. That Makassar or South Sulawesi is an interesting destination. The region is very rich with natural attractions, culture, and artificial tourist attraction.


"F8 is the pride of the Indonesian nation and the people of Makassar. The event that targets 1 million visitors and 100 cities of the world is an effective means to promote tourism as well as direct impact of high tourism economy, "he said.


Makassar Mayor Mohammad Ramdhan Pomanto in his speech said it was grateful for the support of the Minister of Tourism. "We are very grateful for the second launch this time we are led by a good minister in the field of Indonesian tourism," said the man who is familiarly called Danny Pomanto.


As is known, continued Danny Pomanto, F8 success last year will be continued and improved on the implementation this year.


Well, for the 2017 edition, the event is set more wow than 2016. There are 10 culinary icons to be displayed. The number of participants, 100 cities of the world.


While the show will be wrapped with 1000 musical performances, 10,000 cultural attractions and 100,000 art performances and performances. "For that purpose we will improve the implementation of MIEFF 2017. The number of visitors who are targeted now is 1 million people, "said Mohammad Ramdhan Pomanto.


South Sulawesi Governor Syahrul Yasin Limpo also attended and gave his speech. He called Makassar and South Sulawesi as the entrance to Indonesia in the Central and Eastern regions. Therefore the 8-F activities initiated by the Mayor of Makassar for tourism should be successful together.


Andre Hehanusa, a popular singer in the era of the 90's was also featured in launching it. Wearing a white shirt with traditional hats Makassar, singer song 'Kuta Bali' was also singing the song area 'Wind Mamiri'. Mayors and Governors also sing alongside the audience. (Webtorial)