ASIA/PACIFIC BUSINESS OUTLOOK CONFERENCE

EXPANDING YOUR ASIA PACIFIC
KNOWLEDGE, CONTACTS AND PROFITS

APRIL 13-14, 2015

LOS ANGELES

  2015 Schedule  




NOTE: The program is subject to change.
Please check the program schedule regularly for changes and updates.
As of 03/12/2015.








  1. Monday, April 13, 2015


    Check-in and Continental Breakfast
  2. Opening Session
              Welcome


              Keynote Presentation

              Remarks

  3. Country Outlook:India

    Country Outlook:Thailand

    Seminars
              Making the U.S. Commercial Service Work for You in Asia/Pacific


              Business Opportunities in Vietnam

              The China Question: Will Xi JinPing Achieve His Objectives or Will the Economy
              Drag Him Down?

  4.           Break
  5. Country Outlook:Australia/New Zealand

    Country Outlook: China

    Country Outlook:Malaysia

    Country Outlook:Mexico

    Country Outlook:Singapore

  6. Country Outlook:Myanmar

    Country Outlook:Philippines

    Seminars
              Abenomics: Japan’s Shock Therapy




              Finance and Investment Climate in China

              Doing Business in Vietnam: Opportunities and Challenges
  7.           Networking Lunch

              Hard-Won Lessons of a Foreign Startup: How ASC Fine Wines became China’s
              Largest Premium Wine Importer

  8. Country Outlook: Japan

    Country Outlook: Vietnam

    Seminars
              Protecting your Intellectual Property

              Art of Negotiation - Negotiating With the Chinese Effectively

              In The Middle Of China's Future: Which Way Will It Go?
  9.           Break
  10. Country Outlook: Korea

    Country Outlook: Taiwan

    Seminars
              India: The Biggest Opportunity for Export Acceleration in 2015

              The First Two Years of the Xi Jinping Revolution

              Foreign Direct Investment across APEC: Impediments and Opportunities
              for Improvement
  11. Country Outlook:Hong Kong

    Country Outlook: Indonesia

    Seminars
              Doing Business in Southeast Asia

              Myanmar in 2015: At a Crossroads
  12.           Hosted Networking Reception

  1. Tuesday, April 14, 2015


              Continental Breakfast
  2. Country Outlook: Cambodia & Lao PDR

    Country Workshop: Thailand and Vietnam




    Country Workshop: Hong Kong

    Seminars
              How Sustainable Cities Will Save the Planet: Examples from the Pacific Cities
              Sustainability Initiative (PCSI)

              Materialism, Middle Class Aspirations, New Youth Lifestyles and Behavior
              and a Growing Self-Confidence: The Implications of a Rising China for American
              Business

  3. Country Workshop: Indonesia and Philippines



    Seminars
              If You Are Going To Invest in China, What Determines the Location?

              Finding Success in Japan - The Five Golden Rules

              Business Opportunities in Vietnam

              Doing Business in India

  4.           Break
  5. Country Workshop: Japan


    Seminars
              Asia/Pacific Professional Services Sector

              Managing the Power of Perceptions/Expectations: How to Work with the Chinese
              Effectively

              Asia Rebalance:The Commercial Dimension

              Doing Business in Asia-Pacific: Lessons Learned

                  Speaker to be announced


  6.           Networking Lunch

  7. Country Workshop: India


    Country Workshop: Malaysia and Singapore



    Country Workshop: Myanmar, Cambodia, Lao PDR



    Seminars
              Aspirations And Worries: What’s on Young Chinese Minds?

              Topical Seminar – title to be announced
  8.           Break
  9. Country Workshop: Australia/New Zealand

    Country Workshop: Korea

    Seminars
              The First Two Years of the Xi Jinping Revolution (reprise)

              Future of Asia Supply Chain: Mapping of Cultures, Trends, and Technology

              Topical Seminar – title to be announced
  10. Country Workshop: China

    Country Workshop: Mexico

    Country Workshop: Taiwan

    Seminars
              Topical Seminar – title to be announced

              Topical Seminar – title to be announced
  11.           Conference Closes