Programme

The programme is under development and will be regularly updated on the website.
For topic or speaker suggestions and other recommendations, kindly e-mail the Organisers.

Day One
21 NOV 2017

18:00 – 20:00

 Welcome Cocktails

Day Two
22 NOV 2017

08:00

Registrations and Coffee

09.00  

Opening of Norway-Asia Business Summit
Reflecting on the Global Balance of Power
Ms. Nisha Pillai, Moderator

09.10  

Welcome Address
H.E. Erik Førner, Ambassador
Royal Norwegian Embassy

09.20  

Keynote Address

Section One
Global Recalibration: A Geopolitical Shift in Alliances
ASEAN: Partnering for Change, Engaging the World
The Top 5 Geopolitical Risks in 2017
The Contentious South China Sea

Section Two
Economics of Influence: China and India
The Home of the Fastest Growing Economies in the World
China – the World’s Financier?
China and India’s Investment Interest in Western Companies
Online Retailers, What is Next?

Section Three
Growing a Greener World
Powering Asia’s Growth
Trash to Cash
Electrifying the World

17.00

End of Day Two

19.30

Dinner
Beach Front

Day Three
23 NOV 2017

08:00

Registrations and coffee

09.00  

Reflections from Day One
Ms. Nisha Pillai, Moderator

Section Four
Oceans of Opportunity
The Ocean Economy in 2030
Raising Fish for Rising Demand
Are We in Ship Shape?

Section Five
Business Futures
Norway’s Future Megatrends
Strategy in a Digital Age
The Fin-Tech Revolution
The Global Achievement Gap
DestinAsian
What is Truly Global?

13:00

End of Day Three