PBEC Events Calendar 2020

PBEC Events Calendar in 2020

Date Event Event theme Speaker/Keynote Venue, City, Country Members + invited VIPs Only
Postponed to July (Tentatively) Due to COVID-19 The Connected Cities Conference Start Me Up HK Festival 2020 PBEC will be exhibiting with a Booth Full program link here: https://kpmg.eventbank.com/event/the-connected-cities-conference-2020-16749/ Hear latest insights from PBEC Corporate members KPMG/Cyberport & HKBN. See last year’s report link: http://assets.kpmg/content/dam/kpmg/ cn/pdf/en/2019/01/connected-cities-citizen-insights-across-asia-pacific.pdf HKCC, Wanchai, Hong Kong     ALL
Postponed to May (Tentatively) Due to COVID-19 Meeting 1 Capital Markets Insights Series 2020 “Matchmaking opportunities for Greater China investors into Vietnam” AsPAC KPMG Leadership Market Insights & Tax/Labour advisory in conjunction with PBEC https://home.kpmg/cn/en/home/insights.html KPMG Wong Chuk Hang Road. Hong Kong YES
Postponed TBA – Due to COVID-19 IIPCC Briefing “IP in a Trade War” PBEC sponsored event – IIPCC IP experts will share latest insights on “IP protection, Trade Secrets & Cybersecurity issues in a US-China Trade War” TBC ALL
8 MAR IWD2020 International Women’s Day PBEC will highlight efforts made by our members Corporations and quotes from our female leaders in the membership Online – Social media channels ALL
16 MAR 2.30PM TO 4PM PBEC Pulse Roundtable Briefing “Malaysian Politics & latest business sentiment” Latest National and Regional Updates from the Malaysia Chapter members chaired by PBEC CEO – will also discuss “Affects of Covid-19 on members businesses & actions being taken”   L21 Top Glove Tower, Selangor, Malaysia Members & VIP Guests only
25-27 MAR CANCELLED BY UNESCAP   UNESCAP Open Meeting The APAC Peoples Forum on Sustainable Development 2020 Contact to submit participation in the APFSD Meetings: escap-cso-apfsd@un.org   Bangkok, Thailand ALL
01 APR 4PM TO 5.30PM   PBEC Pulse Roundtable Briefing “Going Green is a Way of Life” PBEC member – Miguel Luis Aboitiz Senior Vice President Aboitiz Power Corp will join us over webinar from Manila to talk about his own “Asian Family Business resilience – A century on from the Philippines”   Members not able to attend the HK meeting room – will be able to dial into this meeting and participate remotely over webinar – login details to follow. 8/F, Meeting rooms, Princes Building, Central, HK Members Only
06-09 APR 36th ASEAN Summit & Related Meetings   Semi-annual Summit of ASEAN leaders and Partners of ASEAN gather together in Danang, Vietnam Deadline for delegate application Approx: 5th March 2020 Danang, Vietnam Members Only (Subj to approval)
09 APR POSTPONED TO AUG 28-29 KSI Event ASEAN Leadership & Partnership Forum “Partnerships for a Cohesive and Responsive ASEAN” – (Held in conjunction with the 36th ASEAN Summit in Vietnam) Danang, Vietnam Hilton Hotel ALL
9-10 APR POSTPONED TO Sep 29-30 UNESCAP & UNNExT Forum on Trade Digitalization Trade Digitalization for Sustainable Regional Integration in APAC https://www.unescap.org/events/2nd-forum-trade-digitalization-sustainable-regional-integration Bangkok, Thailand ALL
28-30 APR WEF – On Latin America “Reforming for Growth and Inclusion” See Agenda here: https://weforum.ent.box.com/v/LA20-Meeting-Overview Sao Paulo, Brazil ALL
18-22 MAY UNESCAP Promoting economic, social and environmental cooperation 76th Session of the Economic & Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific https://www.unescap.org/events/upcoming Bangkok, Thailand ALL
09 JUN KSI & PBEC “The 2020 Asia Economic & Entrepreneurial Summit” “Partnership for Innovation, Sustainable and Inclusion Economic Growth” https://kasi.asia/events/ – PBEC Speakers Wanted Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia YES
10 JUN PBEC Pulse Lunch Briefing and site visit   Site visit to Intel Malaysia – Sustainability and ICT Strategy under the SDG’s www.pbec.org Keynote being sought – PBEC Speakers Wanted Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia YES
JUN Date (TBC) Meeting 2 Capital Markets Insights Series 2020 with KPMG & PBEC “Matchmaking Opportunities for Greater China Investors in Indonesia” AsPAC KPMG Leadership Market Insights & Tax/Labour advisory in conjunction with PBEC https://home.kpmg/cn/en/home/insights.html PBEC Speakers Wanted   KPMG South Island Place, 8 Wong Chuk Hang Road. Hong Kong YES
JUL (TBC) APEC China CEO Forum 2020   See Agenda https://www.apecchinabc.org/en/APEC-China-CEO-Forum PBEC Speakers Wanted TBC, China YES
9-10 SEP Belt and Road Summit HK   See Agenda http://www.beltandroadsummit.hk/en/index.html HKCC, Wanchai, HK YES
SEP Date (TBC) Meeting 3 Capital Markets Insights Series 2020 “Matchmaking Opportunities for Greater China Investors in Thailand” AsPAC KPMG Leadership Market Insights & Tax/Labour advisory in conjunction with PBEC https://home.kpmg/cn/en/home/insights.html PBEC Speakers Wanted   KPMG Wong Chuk Hang Road. Hong Kong YES
16-17 SEP 5th Kansai Roundtable with PBEC   See Agenda (TBC) PBEC Speakers Wanted Kyoto, Japan Members Only
20 OCT PBEC Pulse Lunch Briefing Vietnam Woman’s Day & ASEAN2020 Chair updates Insights from leading women entrepreneurs and Govt officials www.pbec.org PBEC Speakers Wanted HCMC, Vietnam YES
NOV 4-6 CIIE 2020 China International Import Expo PBEC to exhibit https://www.ciie.org/zbh/en/ Shanghai, China YES
10-11 NOV APEC CEO SUMMIT   See Agenda https://www.myapec2020.my/events/apec-ceo-summit/ Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Members Only
11-15 NOV 37th ASEAN Summit   https://asean.org/asean/asean-structure/asean-summit/ Vietnam Members Only
29-30 NOV Horasis Asia Meeting with PBEC “Living in a Low Carbon Society” See Agenda https://horasis.org/horasis-asia-meeting/ PBEC moderators and Panellists wanted Kitakyushu, Fukuoka Province, Japan Members Only
1 DEC PBEC Pulse Lunch Briefing “How are Japanese firms fairing and DFI opportunities in ASEAN” TBC – Satoko Yahata www.pbec.org PBEC Speakers wanted Tokyo, Japan YES
DEC Date (TBC) Meeting 4 Capital Markets Insights Series 2020 “Matchmaking Opportunities for Greater China Investors in Philippines” AsPAC KPMG Leadership Market Insights & Tax/Labour advisory in conjunction with PBEC https://home.kpmg/cn/en/home/insights.html PBEC Speakers wanted   KPMG Wong Chuk Hang Road. Hong Kong YES
DEC (TBC) PBEC Annual Xmas Cocktail “Connecting APEC” Join your PBEC members colleagues for some drinks and nibbles. Always a quality catch-up. By Invitation Only (TBC) Members Only

All PBEC Pulse Breakfast and Lunch Briefings/site visits listed above – have Sponsorship opportunities for Members to participate in and expand their product or service offering to your fellow members. PBEC appreciates your support for putting on such meaningful connections and insightful dialogue events. Get in touch with me or Ferla at michael.walsh@pbec.org or ferla.lau@pbec.org

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