High-Level Policy Dialogue on Regional Cooperation to Support Innovation, Inclusion and Stability in Asia | Asian Development Bank

High-Level Policy Dialogue on Regional Cooperation to Support Innovation, Inclusion and Stability in Asia

Event | 11 October 2018 Sahadewa Room, Grand Bali Nusa Dua, Indonesia, 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Description

The High-Level Policy Dialogue on Regional Cooperation to Support Innovation, Inclusion and Stability in Asia, to be held on 11 October 2018 in Bali, Indonesia, will gather central bankers, financial regulators, international organization heads, and market participants to discuss the role of technology in creating new markets and opportunities for the inclusive future of Asia, and how to foster technological entrepreneurship that can have a positive impact on innovation, inclusion, and sustainable development in Asia.

Objectives

The high-level policy dialogue aims to shed light on key drivers of innovation in financial technology and their implications for financial inclusion and stability. It will also discuss the role of regional cooperation, policy makers including central bankers and financial regulators in managing this process.

Target participants

  • Policymakers from ADB developing member countries
  • Think-tanks, institutes, academia, and centers of excellence
  • NGOs and civil society organizations
  • Embassy/trade commissioners

Resource speakers

Eminent speakers include:

  • Junhong Chang, Director, ASEAN+3 Macroeconomic Research Office
  • Takehiko Nakao, President, Asian Development Bank
  • Perry Warjiyo, Governor, Bank Indonesia
  • Nestor A. Espenilla, Jr., Governor, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas
  • Datuk Nor Shamsiah binti Mohd Yunus, Governor, Bank Negara Malaysia
  • Veerathai Santiprabhob, Governor, Bank of Thailand
  • Ravi Menon, Managing Director, Monetary Authority of Singapore
  • Chea Chanto, Governor, National Bank of Cambodia
  • Mary Ellen Iskenderian, President and CEO, Women’s World Banking

How to register

Please join through the registration page.

Event organizers/partners

  • Asian Development Bank (Cyn-Young Park, Director; James Villafuerte, Economist; Bo Zhao, Economist)
  • ASEAN+3 Macroeconomic Research Office (Hoe Ee Khor, Chief Economist; Gong Feng, Group Head of Strategy and Coordination; Faith Pang, Coordination Officer)
  • Bank Indonesia (Fenty Tri Suryani, Economist; Peter Jacobs, Head of Task Force for IMF WBG Annual Meeting 2018)