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30 May: Upcoming Event: 4th Summit for Space Sustainability

When: June 22-23rd 2022 – Agenda Where: Hybrid event: Science Museum London, U.K. – Accommodation options here & access virtually via online live streaming platform PBEC is an official network partner of the Secure World Foundation Summit and our PBEC community is cordially invited to attend this exclusive event focused on the Future of Space exploration and its peaceful sustainable development. The summit promises to bring together governments, industry leaders, international organisations, academics and civil society groups to develop and…

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29 May: Upcoming Event: ISIS Malaysia – 35 Asia Pacific Roundtable Dialogue

When: 5th – 7th July 2022 Where: Virtually online – free for PBEC community to register here The Asia-Pacific Roundtable (APR) is the signature international conference of the Institute of Strategic & International Studies (ISIS) Malaysia which PBEC is honoured to support as an official partner. Hosted by ISIS Malaysia, on behalf of the Asean-ISIS Network, a network of leading Southeast Asian policy institutes and think-tanks, it regularly attracts more than 300 thinkers of various backgrounds who engage in lively,…

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29 May: PBEC Annual General Meeting 2022

PBEC held its Annual General Meeting for 2022 on May 24th, in attendance were 24 members including several board members. Chairman Andrew Weir chaired the meeting and Vice Chairmen Dr. Moses Cheng and Dr. George Lam provided their opening remarks prior to official business of the AGM being discussed and voted on by those present.   Key Takeaways: Anson Bailey PBEC Treasurer was pleased to report a USD20K profit for y-end 2021. 2021 PBEC Audited accounts were adopted. Reappointment of…

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25 May: The IIPCC Malaysia Intellectual Property Commercialisation Programme 2022

Dear Pacific Basin Economic Council Members, We have recieved this invitation courtesy of our strategic partner IIPCC and their Malaysia 🇲🇾 chapter. @⁨Adelena L. Chong⁩ @⁨Steven Wong⁩ @⁨Dr. Tan Sri Wee Chai Lim⁩ @⁨David Chui⁩ @⁨Kamil Othman⁩ pls note. ‘It is our pleasure to introduce the inaugural IIPCC Malaysia IP Commercialisation Programme 2022 (MyIPComm22), the flagship international intellectual property (IP) commercialisation awareness-building and education program organised by the International Intellectual Property Commercialization Council (IIPCC) Malaysia, with 150 expected guests, 40…

10 May: Webinar on Sustainable Tourism hosted by the French Pacific Territories and the United States committees for the Pacific Economic Cooperation Council (PECC)

June 1, 12:00pm Pacific Time, USA June 2, 03:00am SGT/HKT. Register for the webinar here: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_lg_NzlOpSYOh99rxoAaaaw If you have any questions, please email Loraine Ashcraft (lashcraft@ncapec.org) With severe socio-economic impacts on countries relying heavily on international tourism, the toll of the Pandemic in the Asia-Pacific has been significant. Today’s priority must be to relaunch the industry as soon as possible, with a focus on sustainable economic growth, as the latest version of the APEC tourism strategic plan shows. However, the…

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25 Mar: PBEC Invitation to upcoming event – Cancham 2 day conference

Despite recent disruptions, the need to generate sustainable growth and expansion still remains. The 8th Transpacific Entrepreneurial conference will discuss the current opportunities for companies looking to expand into Canada and Greater China as well as the impact and possibilities the latest Greater Bay Area initiatives would bring to Hong Kong. It will also show “the roadmaps” to using Hong Kong as a platform for entrepreneurial ventures “from seed to exit.” The 2022 conference will encompass virtual panels in order to accommodate audiences from Hong Kong, Asia Pacific…

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25 Mar: PBEC Announces strategic partnership with Space Suppliers Summit 2022 to be hosted in Glasgow, Scotland following COP26.

Space Summit Partnership Announcement! [Download Agenda Here] We are delighted to announce that the Pacific Basin Economic Council (PBEC) is the new institutional partner for the Space Suppliers Summit which is scheduled to take place on the 4-5th October 2022 in Glasgow, Scotland. As one of Asia Pacific’s oldest business leader-focused institutions, PBEC is a platform for trusted market intelligence and supporting connectivity between key stakeholders globally. We understand the importance of networking and focusing on industries and exciting new sectors…

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21 Feb: Event Invitation: ICC & PBEC – ICC Global Finance Forum

PBEC is pleased to share that ICC will be hosting its first Global Finance Forum from 25-27 April 2022. This fully virtual event will bring together a diverse network of over 3,000 participants from the public and private sectors for practical discussions about pressing trade finance and investment issues. The Global Finance Forum The Global Finance Forum will provide a platform for a diverse range of organizations to share their views on the financing ecosystem.  To learn more about engagement opportunities within the conference, please contact their team at externalaffairs@iccwbo.org. Join us (virtually)…

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21 Feb: Event Invitation: The Pacific Alliance (PA) and Singapore join hands: Partners in Globalization

PBEC & MEXCHAM HK cordially invite you to register and attend our next LIVE Webinar dialogue on the latest PASFTA and DEPA trade agreements. Date: Friday, 25 February 2022 Time: 0900L to 1000L (Singapore/HK Time) Where: Online Zoom Webinar Link to register: click HERE Description: On 26 January 2022, Singapore signed the Pacific Alliance-Singapore Free Trade Agreement (PASFTA) with the Pacific Alliance, comprising Chile, Colombia, Mexico, and Peru. PASFTA will eliminate most tariffs and allow Singaporean firms greater market access…

29 Jan: Achieving Equitable Supply Chain Transparency

A PBEC hosted webinar bringing together experts and commentators in their respective fields on regional Supply Chain Transparency in the Asia Pacific. We assembled an expert panel of academics and senior executives to this dialogue discussion on supply chain transparency and traceability. We hear some invaluable insights, takeaways and latest trends in supply chain relocation data provided by Professor Neale O’Connor. Anson Bailey of KPMG moderates and extracts recommendations from each of the panellists. We witnessed a lot of probing…