Knowledge Sharing and Partnership Events (Seminars)

Note: All times are in GMT+08.

Wednesday, 02 May

Time/Venue Event
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Meeting Room 5
Sponsored Seminar (Pricewaterhouse Coopers)
Meeting the Water Challenge in Asian Cities - Up-scaling Successful Practices
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Meeting Rooms 2 and 3
Sponsored Seminar (Standard Chartered Bank)
Credit Ratings: An Asian Perspective
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
SM Hall
Vulnerable Cities – Waking Up to the Need for Urban Disaster Risk Management
(ADB and Citi)
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
BDO Hall
Taking the Right Growth Road-Manufacturing and Modern Services
(ADB, AFD and JICA)
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
San Miguel Hall
ADB/ADBI Book Launch
ASEAN, the PRC and India - The Great Transformation?

Thursday, 03 May

Time/Venue Event
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
SM & BDO Hall
Governors' Seminar
How Can Asia Respond to Global Economic Crisis and Transformation?
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Meeting Room 5
Sponsored Seminar (Australia and New Zealand Banking Group)
Asian Financing for Asian Growth: The Rise of Intra-regional Capital Flows
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Meeting Rooms 2 and 3
Sponsored Seminar (Goldman Sachs)
Asia's Capital Market Development - Opportunities and Challenges
12:15 pm - 1:45 pm
San Miguel Hall
Measuring for Success: 2011 ADB Scorecard
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
SM Hall
Climate Change and Green Asia
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
BDO Hall
Global Financial Inclusion by 2020: Getting There From Here

Friday, 04 May

Time/Venue Event
8:30 am - 9:30 am
San Miguel Hall
Country Presentation
Timor-Leste: From Fragility to Development
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Meeting Rooms 2 and 3
Sponsored Seminar (BNY Mellon)
3 Years After the Financial Crisis
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Meeting Room 5
Sponsored Seminar (Standard and Poor's)
Europe's Sovereign Debt Crisis: A Boon or Bane for Asia Pacific's Banks
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
San Miguel Hall
Seven Billion and Growing: How Will the World Feed Itself?
(ADB and CIDA)
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Meeting Room 5
Regional Cooperation for Improved Financial Resilience and Liquidity Support: A Decade On and the Challenges Ahead

Saturday, 05 May

Time/Venue Event
8:30 am - 9:30 am
San Miguel Hall
Country Presentation
India Inclusive: Emerging Global Investment Destination
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
San Miguel Hall
Asia – Latin America: Forging a Long-Term Partnership
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Meeting Room 5
Sponsored Seminar (Microsoft)
Information and Communications Technology: Accelerating Economic Growth and Good Governance in Asia
12:15 pm - 2:00 pm
Meeting Rooms 2 and 3
Sponsored Seminar (Institute of International Finance)
New Opportunities for Growth in Asia
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
BDO Hall
Reforming International Financial Safety Nets
(ADB, IMF and BSP)
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
SM Hall
Development Partners Session – Development Cooperation in a Changing World