How will the ASEAN Economic Community shape the way the region does business?


Reserve your place today at The Economist Events’ South-East Asia Summit to be held on August 20th 2015 at The Westin Kuala Lumpur as we examine the region’s march towards economic community.

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Join government and business leaders at the South-East Asia Summit 2015 as they explore the political, economic and strategic rationales for greater integration.

Featured speakers include:

  • Dato’ Sri Abdul Wahid Omar, Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Economic Planning Unit, Malaysia
  • Ye Htut, Union Minister, Ministry of Information, Myanmar
  • Cesar Purisima, Secretary of Finance, Republic of the Philippines
  • Bilahari Kausikan, Ambassador-at-Large, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Singapore
  • Dato’ Seri Mohd Nazir bin Tun Abdul Razak, Chairman, CIMB Group
  • Datuk Wan Zulkiflee Wan Ariffin, President and Group Chief Executive, PETRONAS
  • Nina Hachiagan, United States Ambassador to ASEAN
  • Stephen Groff, Vice President, East Asia, South East Asia and the Pacific, Asian Development Bank
  • Alan Bollard, Executive Director, Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Secretariat
  • Rizal Sukma, Executive Director, Centre for Strategic and International Studies
  • Zhou Fang, President, South East Asia, ZTE
  • Anthony Tan, Chief Executive Officer, GrabTaxi
  • Maximilian Bittner, Chief Executive Officer, Lazada Group
  • Gary Sampson, John Gough Professor in the Practice of International Trade, Melbourne Business School
  • Chea Serey, Director-General of Central Banking, National Bank of Cambodia
  • Jim O’Gara, President, South Asia District, UPS Asia Pacific
  • Jordan Schwartz, Head of Global Infrastructure Facility, World Bank
  • Simon Tay, Chairman, Singapore Institute of International Affairs

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