ASEAN 2018 Outlook Breakfast Meeting & Asian Development Bank Business Opportunity Seminar

19 Jan 2018 : 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Homepage-imageWe are pleased to invite you to two events launching the new year: the ASEAN Outlook 2018 Breakfast Meeting, and the Asian Development Bank Business Opportunity Seminar.


Please click here for the overall program. 

Please click here for the bios of the speakers.






ASEAN 2018 Outlook Breakfast Meeting 
08.00 am – 09.30 am (limited to 30 pax)


Goal of the ASEAN Outlook Breakfast Meeting is to provide an overview of the ASEAN 2018 policy plans and opportunities these create for Dutch businesses. Insights will also be provided into the policy priorities of the Government of Singapore as President of ASEAN in 2018, and potential partnership opportunities these might create for Dutch businesses.



  • Hans Vriens of Vriens & Partners, regional government and policy expert

Registration fee (buy tickets below):

Members SGD 25.00

Non-Members SGD 45.00


Asian Development Bank Business Opportunity Seminar (ADB-BOS)

09.30 am – 12.00 pm (limited to 35 pax)


The ADB-BOS is a co-organised event of ADB-DutchCham, the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Embassy of Sweden in Manilla, Business Sweden, SwedCham and the Asian Development Bank.


The seminar will be opened by: 

  • H.E. Ms Margriet Vonno, Ambassador of The Netherlands in Singapore (confirmed)
  • H.E. Mr Harald Fries, Ambassador of Sweden in Manila (confirmed)


The ADB-BOS aims to:

  • Inform companies about business opportunities and key developments in two specific sectors: urban water and transportation;
  • Facilitate a platform for companies to learn more about doing business in APAC with the Asian Development Bank (;
  • Update companies about ADB’s new procurement policy.


Registration fee ADB-BOS, including lunch (buy tickets below):

Members SGD 25.00
Non-Members SGD 45.00


Bilateral Speed-meetings ADB-experts
01.00 pm – 03.00 pm


This part provides companies with the opportunity to meet the visiting ADB experts in 1-1 bilateral meetings, each lasting approximately 10-15 minutes (depending upon demand).


For planning purposes please register no later than 12 January 2018.
Kindly note the speed-meetings are only available to participants of the ADB-BOS.


Target audience for the ADB-BOS and bilateral speed-meetings are suppliers of goods and services, and advisors and consultants interested in working with the Asian Development Bank. The seminar also provides a possibility for experienced partners to exchange knowledge and get feedback on current projects. Knowledge institutions and NGO’s which are active in these fields are also welcome to join.


Please click here for the overall program.


For more information, please contact:
Luuk Rietvelt, Business Development Officer, Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs:


As we are in the middle of the merge between ADB and DutchCham you can register for this event at the DutchCham website.

19 Jan 2018 : 8:00 am - 3:00 pm


Goodwood Park Hotel

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