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About ASEAN Business and Investment Summit (ABIS) 2018 | 12-13 November 2018

The ASEAN Business and Investment Summit (ABIS) 2018 is ASEAN’s premier annual business and investment event. It will be held in conjunction with the ASEAN Summit from 12th to 13th November 2018.

ABIS 2018 will revolve around the theme of “Building Tomorrow, Connecting Today”. “Building Tomorrow” encapsulates ASEAN-BAC’s vision to be forward looking in our approach, adopting innovation to build towards a resilient ASEAN. “Connecting Today” signifies ASEAN-BAC’s will to take immediate action to work cohesively towards the building of ASEAN’s Tomorrow.

As part of “Building Tomorrow” ABIS 2018 provides the platform for thought leadership sharing by key policy makers and top business leaders on current issues about ASEAN’s business and investment environment.

As part of “Connecting Today” ABIS 2018 provides the opportunities for Business Community to engage with ASEAN leaders, business leaders, entrepreneurs and key decision makers. In addition, there will also be an avenue for Companies to showcase their products and services for the ASEAN market to all participants of ABIS 2018.

Heads of State / Government (TBC)

Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Russia, Singapore, Thailand, United States of America (USA), Viet Nam, Australia, Japan

Key Topics*

Urbanisation & Smart Cities
Best practices for Smart City Transformation and its relevancy to ASEAN’s differing level of development.

Innovative deployment of Digital Technology to enable Business Transformation for cost savings and efficiency.

ASEAN Women Entrepreneurs in the Age of Industry 4.0
Empowering women in business, harnessing untapped capabilities for business growth .

Young Entrepreneurs
ASEAN’s next generation, their vision of ASEAN.

Family Business
Future of Family Business in ASEAN and their new Frontier.

Sustainable Business
Best practices for Sustainable Business growth and its application in ASEAN.

Industrial 4.0
Upgrading of ASEAN’s Manufacturing Capabilities.

ASEAN Economic Integration
How ASEAN come together as one to fight the adverse economic climate, to discuss on the global landscape and its impact.

*Subject to change

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