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Registration for the 11th annual Asia Summit in Singapore September 18-20 is now open!

Capital Ideas: Cities of Innovation and Purpose

2023 Asia Summit

Capital Ideas: Cities of Innovation and Purpose

Wednesday, September 13, 2023
12:30 PM - 02:00 PM SGT
Four Seasons Hotel Singapore - ESG Crescent presented by Bank of Singapore

Throughout history, cities have been the engines of the most vibrant and successful societies: attracting human capital, serving as hubs for trade and commerce, evolving as centers for advancing research, innovation, and technology. Today, cities are at the forefront of global efforts to fight global warming, advance sustainability, and improve health, livability, and economic opportunities. How are governments rethinking how cities are positioned to welcome global businesses, capital, and talent? How are government leaders working with the private sector to ensure their cities thrive and are successful, even in an era of climate change, migration, and geopolitical uncertainty? 

Introductory Remarks
Adam Heng
Senior Associate, Asia, Milken Institute
Charlie Campbell
Singapore Correspondent, TIME
Vinay Awasthi
Managing Director, Greater Asia, HP Inc.
Jacqueline Poh
Managing Director, Singapore Economic Development Board
Francis Suarez
Mayor, City of Miami
Bambang Susantono
Chairman, Nusantara Capital Authority, Indonesia