This December, market moving CEOs and policymakers will come together at the third annual Bloomberg ASEAN Business Summit. The Summit will take an in-depth look at the real business impact of the AEC and how ASEAN can promote a resilient economy that maximises cross-border investment between innovative businesses. Attendees will experience a day of deep insight, unparalleled analysis, and networking at Southeast Asia’s leading business conference.
December 8 - Thursday
Registration Opens & Continental Breakfast
Nguyễn Xuân Phúc
Prime Minister, Vietnam
Nguyen Chi Dung
Minister of Planning and Investment, Vietnam
The AEC in 2016 – Business Game Changer or Political PR?
Is the AEC empowering ASEAN business to do more? Will the AEC protect ASEAN from any Trump inspired headwinds? We uncover the real business impact of the AEC so far and it’s future trajectory…
Newsmaker Interview: Driving Vietnam’s Next Transformation
With the fundamentals for world leading growth in-place, we gain insight into Vietnam’s transformation, how the economy can navigate chaotic local and international waters, and highlight lessons for the rest of ASEAN.
Truong Gia Binh
President, FPT Corp.
On a Downward Trend? Cross Border Trade in an Era of Populism
Has the re-emergence of global protectionism thwarted FDI increases and intra-ASEAN trade? We identify how the AEC can counter Donald Trump and Brexit.
We quiz one of ASEAN’s most influential foreign investors…
Senior Vice President, Treasury Sales and Finance, Nissan Motor Co.
Giving the People what they Need – ASEAN Consumer Goods
Has the AEC revolutionized consumer businesses? How are consumer spending habits evolving? Is social media the key to new audiences?
We quiz one of ASEAN’s most influential in business…
Trinh Van Quyet
Chairman, FLC Group JSC
Urbanization Powering Growth: Is Infrastructure the Key?
We debate whether prioritizing urban infrastructure is the key to unlocking higher growth, where we should be spending the huge MDB liquidity boost, and how infrastructure projects can attract more private investors.
Unplugging from the Boom & Bust Commodities Cycle
ASEAN’s commodities based economies are causing serious budgetary headaches in times of turmoil. We identify future market prospects, whether moving downstream is the solution, and how we can minimize ASEAN’s growing pollution output.
Regional Controller, Southeast Asia, Olam International
Vietnam Equities - Safe Haven or Vulnerable to Foreign Risks?
With a Trump inspired emerging markets selloff and December Fed rate hike odds hitting 92%, we identify whether new consumers, strong manufacturing and steady inflows are enough for the HOSE to weather the storm.
Media for Millennials & Monetizing the Internet Economy
What drives the connected generation? Can SEA become a $200 billion internet economy?
Managing Director of Malaysia, Vietnam, Philippines and New Emerging Markets, Google
ASEAN Tech Unicorns: Ready to Rise Through Market Turmoil?
While currency and market chaos have put the brakes on a predicted VC led tech boom, undeveloped ecommerce, social media and Internet services are still a huge opportunity. We identify the type of unicorns set to rise.
Policy Vision: Promoting a Resilient, High-Trade & Innovative ASEAN
How can we prioritize internal trade and investment? Can currencies stay strong alongside Fed hikes? Is ASEAN’s 50X GDP per capita inequality a drag on regional growth?
Minister of International Trade and Industry, Malaysia
Reception and ASEAN Dinner
Nguyễn Xuân PhúcPrime Minister Vietnam
Nazir RazakChairman CIMB Group
Thomas LembongChairman Indonesia Investment Coordinating Board (BKPM)
Nguyen Chi DungMinister of Planning and Investment Vietnam
Luu Duc KhanhManaging Director VietJet Air
Wouter Van WerschPresident & CEO GE, ASEAN
Truong Gia BinhPresident FPT Corp.
Roger LeeCEO TAL Group
Thinh PhamCEO Deloitte Vietnam
Chartsiri SophonpanichPresident Bangkok Bank
Rakesh KochharSenior Vice President, Treasury Sales and Finance Nissan Motor Co.
Ganesan AmpalavanarManaging Director Nestlé Vietnam
Randy JusufManaging Director, ASEAN Kimberly Clark
Axel PannesManaging Director BMW Group Asia
Trinh Van QuyetChairman FLC Group JSC
James CameronHead of Project and Export Finance, Asia Pacific HSBC
Jordan SchwartzDirector, Singapore Infrastructure & Urban Development Hub The World Bank
Omar ShahzadGroup CEO Meinhardt Group
Prakash JhanwerRegional Controller, Southeast Asia Olam International
Dominic ScrivenChairman Dragon Capital Group
Kevin SnowballCEO & CIO PXP Asset Management
Lito CamachoCredit Suisse Vice-Chairman, Asia Pacific
Sajith SivanandanManaging Director of Malaysia, Vietnam, Philippines and New Emerging Markets Google
Vishal HarnalPartner 500 Start-Ups
Henry NguyenManaging General Partner IDG Ventures Vietnam
Jeffrey PaineFounding Partner Golden Gate Ventures
Mustapa MohamedMinister of International Trade and Industry Malaysia
Participation in the summit is by invitation only.
To request an invitation or inquire for more details, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org