Understanding the Digital Economy: What Is It and How Can It Transform Asia?

Syed Munir Khasru, Chairman, IPAG speaking during the session on “Role of digital economy in facilitating inclusive trade” during the workshop on “Digital economy and how can it transform Asia?” organized by the Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI), ASEAN-India Center (AIC), and Research and Information Systems for Developing Countries (RIS), on February 21-22, 2018 in… Read More

The 9th World Chinese Economic Summit (WCES): “Law and investment on One Belt One Road and China’s Outward Investment Strategy: Implications and Issues for Belt and Road Countries”

The Asian Strategy & Leadership Institute (ASLI), The Hong Kong China General Chamber of Commerce (HKCGCC) and The Center for China and Globalization (CCG) jointly organized the 9th World Chinese Economic Summit (WCES) on November 13-14 (Mon-Tue), 2017 in Hong Kong. Mr. Syed Munir Khasru, Chairman, IPAG was invited to be a speaker to share his insights… Read More

Tenth South Asia Economic Summit Deepening Economic Integration for Inclusive and Sustainable Development in South Asia

The National Planning Commission and the Ministry of Commerce of the Government of Nepal, in partnership with South Asia Watch on Trade, Economics and Environment (SAWTEE) jointly organized the Tenth South Asia Economic Summit (SAES X) themed Deepening Economic Integration for Inclusive and Sustainable Development in South Asia on November 14-16 (Tue-Thu), 2017 in Kathmandu. The aim of… Read More

2017 Asia Think Tank Summit on: “Think Tanks, Public Policy and Governance”

The Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy (LKYSPP), National University of Singapore (NUS) and the Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program (TTCSP), Wharton, University of Pennsylvania jointly organizing the 2017 Asia Think Tank Summit on November 22-23, 2017 in Singapore. Mr. Syed Munir Khasru, Chairman, IPAG was invited to moderate the session on “Harnessing… Read More

Joint ESI-ISAS Conference: The Challenges of Ensuring Efficient and Sustainable Energy

The Energy Studies Institute and the Institute of South Asian Studies from the National University of Singapore jointly organized a conference and workshop titled “The Challenges of Ensuring Efficient and Sustainable Energy” on November 27-28, 2017 in Singapore. Syed Munir Khasru, Chairman, IPAG made the Keynote Presentation for the inaugural session on the topic: “South… Read More

Bangladesh Power Summit 2017

The Bangladesh Power Summit 2017 (BPS2017) was held on July 11-12 in Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel, Dhaka. Over 300 decision makers and senior representatives from government and representatives from across the value chain of power industry were brought together under one roof to discuss the latest development of Bangladesh power market and investment opportunities. The… Read More

CICA Non-governmental Forum 2017

China || June 28-29, 2017 CICA Non-governmental Forum was established to gather together under one roof former politicians, think tanks, media and people to people organizations to play a full role in maintaining regional stability, seeking effective ways to address regional peace and security and development issues. For further realization of these objectives, the Second… Read More

Global Solutions for G20: the Think 20 Summit

G20 represents the twenty most politically influential and economically powerful nations of the world and T20 is the Forum for the leading Think Tanks from the G20 countries. The Think 20 Summit 2017, held in May 29-30 in Berlin, Germany is the concluding conference of the Think 20 Dialogue (T20), which promises to be an… Read More

The World Economic Forum on ASEAN

Phnom Penh, Cambodia||10-12 May 2017 Mr. Syed Munir Khasru, Chairman, IPAG was invited to speak at the World Economic Forum on ASEAN where he spoke on a session titled ‘Anticipating risk in the ASEAN’. During the session, Mr. Khasru spoke on issues that included geopolitical risks in the ASEAN region, risks due to technological disruption… Read More

Asia Solar Energy Forum

Manila, The Philipines || 5-8 June 2017 The ADB Asia Clean Energy Forum (ACEF) is one of Asia’s premier networking and knowledge-sharing events dedicated to clean energy and energy access in Asia. In 2017, ACEF celebrated its 12th anniversary, with a wide variety of plenary sessions, deep dive workshops, technical seminars, and other chances for… Read More