The Road to Progress

The 2017 ASEAN Busi­ness and In­vest­ment Sum­mit (ABIS) pro­motes di­a­logue among in­dus­try lead­ers and heads of state to­wards a bet­ter fu­ture

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hrough col­lec­tive dis­cus­sions and col­lab­o­ra­tive ef­forts, the ASEAN Busi­ness Ad­vi­sory Coun­cil (ABAC) led by Chair­man Joey Con­cep­cion aims to help achieve the goals of the ASEAN Eco­nomic Com­mu­nity Blue­print 2025. This month, the ABAC holds the ASEAN Busi­ness and In­vest­ment Sum­mit (ABIS) at So­laire Re­sort and Casino, the pre­miere an­nual event that high­lights busi­ness and in­vest­ment op­por­tu­ni­ties and eco­nomic di­rec­tions in the ASEAN to­day.

The three­day con­fer­ence from 12 to 14 Novem­ber high­lights cru­cial is­sues in the re­gion such as in­fra­struc­ture, en­trepeneurial em­pow­er­ment, and dis­rup­tive in­no­va­tion, among oth­ers. Themed World Lead­ers’ Roadmap To­wards Pros­per­ity for All, the con­fer­ence in­cludes key­note ad­dresses by state lead­ers, Q&A ses­sions, and round­ta­ble dis­cus­sions to start con­ver­sa­tions among the ASEAN Eco­nomic Com­mu­nity’s re­gional and global stake­hold­ers, which in­clude ex­ec­u­tives from dif­fer­ent sec­tors, dis­tin­guished thought lead­ers, and gov­ern­ment rep­re­sen­ta­tives.

(From left) Ben­jamin LEAD­ING THE CHARGE Tessie Sy-Co­son, Punong­bayan, Manny Pangili­nan, Mitch Loc­sin Joey Con­cep­cion, George Barcelon,

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