Agenda for Asia Economic Forum 2024 | Asia Economic Forum

Agenda for Asia Economic Forum 2024

18 July 2024
Bangkok, Thailand


*Programs are subject to change

Guest Arrival & Registration

Welcome Address

Keynote Address

Redefining the Business World for Everyone: The Economic Benefits of Inclusive Entrepreneurship
This session will highlight the economic benefits, advantages of inclusive entrepreneurship in Asia. It will give a wider view on where do we stand currently in the Asia market.

Session 1

Challenges and Solutions: Moving Towards a More Inclusive Business World
This session will look into some of the pertinent challenges in creating a more inclusive business world and one of it is lack of access to resources and opportunities.

It will also discuss on the solutions in moving forward in creating an inclusive business and entrepreneurship ecosystem.

Session 2

Importance of Building Collaborative Networks & Partnerships
Building an inclusive entrepreneurial ecosystem requires collaborative efforts from various stakeholders and this session will look into the importance of collaboration.

It will also discuss on how parties can collaborate whether it is cross border to create an inclusive entrepreneurship ecosystem.

Networking Break

Session 3: Panel Discussion

Bridging Collaboration between Startups and Established Businesses
In the dynamic landscape of entrepreneurship, where ideas spark and innovation flourishes, the journey from conception to impact is often paved with challenges. Yet, within the vibrant ecosystem of startups, there exists a vital mechanism that nurtures these fledgling ideas into scalable ventures: incubation and acceleration programs.

This panel discussion will look into how startups can collaborate with businesses to bring across new ideas and innovations. It will also discuss on programmes that help startups to grow and move forward.


Session 4

Talent Development & Management Strategies in Realizing The Inclusive Entrepreneurship Ecosystem
This session will discuss the evolving employees’ skills and proficiency by generating inclusive individual learning and development plans. It will also look into management strategies in garnering talent from different backgrounds in hiring the right talent.

Session 5: Fireside Chat

Significance of ESG for Inclusive Entrepreneurship
This fireside chat will discuss on how ESG is not just an option; it's an imperative for entrepreneurs looking to shape a prosperous and sustainable future.

Closing Address