Programme Schedule
Day 1, 14th December, 2016
14.00 - 15.00
Registration and Welcome Refreshments
15.00 - 15.15
Welcome Address from ET Edge
15.15 - 15.30
Chief Guest’s Address: Malaysia – Key Area and its role in Southeast Asia
Hon. Prime Minister of Malaysia, YAB Dato’ Sri Mohd. Najib Bin Tun Haji Abdul Razak
15.30 - 15.45
Special Video Conference Address: Moving towards stronger Inter-Asian ties
Hon. Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi
15.45 - 16.00
Unveiling of the Coffee Table Books and Felicitation of profiled Business Leaders
16.00 - 16.30
Keynote Address: The importance of tall business leaders in building a sustainable Asia, their contribution so far and the road ahead
16.30 - 17.15
High Tea and Meet and Greet Session
17.15 - 17.45
Special Keynote Address: All eyes on Asia
17.45 - 18.45
Interactive Panel Discussion: The sense of belonging and why Asia must come together

Tan Sri Dato' Seri Vincent Tan Chee Yioun, Founder & Advisor, Berjaya Corporation, Malaysia;
Guru Gowrappan, Global MD, Ali Baba, China;
Tony Fernandes, CEO & Co-Founder, Air Asia, Malaysia
18.45 – 19.30
Prayer Break
19.30 - 21.30
Cocktail Reception followed by Gala Dinner
Day 2, 15th December, 2016
09.00 – 10.00
Registration and Breakfast
10.00 – 10.30
Special Keynote Address: Malaysia as a preferred investment destination in Asia
Y.B. Dato' Sri Mustapa Bin Mohamed, Minister of International Trade and Industry, Malaysia
10.30 - 10.45
Unveiling of the Coffee Table Book "Most Promising Leaders in Asia 2016" and felicitation of profiled Business Leaders
10.45 – 11.15
Achieving speedy growth through cooperation - Case Study from Pemandu's work in Andhra Pradesh, India Ravindran Devagunam, Director, Performance Management & Delivery Unit (PEMANDU)
11.15 – 11.45
Networking Coffee Break
11.45 – 12.30
Panel Discussion: Challenges in making the Asian companies go global and ways around it

Amit Midha, President, APJ Commercial, Dell EMC, Singapore;
A Vaideesh, Managing Director - India and VP - South Asia, Glaxo Smith Kline, India;
Anson Chan, Chairman & CEO, Bonds Group of Companies, Hong Kong;
Vijay Karia, Chairman & Managing Director, Ravin Group of Companies, India
12.30 - 13.15
Fire Side Chat: Responding to the challenges of continual growth

Saleh Al Turki, Chairman & President, Nesma Holding, Saudi Arabia;
Karan Adani, CEO, Adani Ports;
Suneeta Reddy, Managing Director, Apollo Hospitals Groups

Moderator: Dato' Manikandamurthy Velayoudam, Managing Director, Sky Blue Media Sdn Bhd, Malaysia
13.15 - 14.15
Lunch Reception
14.15 - 15.00
Interactive Panel Discussion: Future of Asia’s Finance: How can it Meet Challenges of Demographic Change and Infrastructure Needs?
Tan Sri Datuk Dr Rebecca Fatima Sta Maria, Senior Policy Fellow, The Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA) & Former Secretary General, Ministry of International Trade and Industry - Malaysia
15.00 – 15.30
Networking Coffee Break
15.30 - 16.30
Interactive Discussion: ASEAN - Firmly establishing itself as the essential regional organization in Asia
Ambassador Ong Keng Yong, Former Secretary-General, ASEAN & Executive Deputy Chairman, S Rajaratnam School of International Studies (RSIS);
Dang Thi Hoang Yen, President, Tan Tao University & Member, ASEAN Business Advisory Council
15.30 - 16.30 | Industry Specific Parallel Round Table Sessions
Roundtable 1: Healthcare & Pharmaceutical - Opportunities and Challenges and the way forward through mutual cooperation in R&D
Roundtable Leaders: Suneeta Reddy, Managing Director, Apollo Hospitals Groups
Roundtable 2: Hospitality & Tourism
Roundtable 3: Infrastructure - The backbone for inclusive growth and opportunities for Inter-Asian collaboration
Roundtable Leaders: Vijay Karia, Chairman & Managing Director, Ravin Group of Companies, India
Roundtable 4: Banking & Finance
16.30 - 17.00
Summary speeches from Industry specific Roundtable Leaders
17.00 - 17.15
Closing remarks and end of Conclave
Please note: The list of topics & speakers is indicative and subject to change.