2016 is off to a swift start, with major political transitions in Laos, Myanmar, and Vietnam, and fast approaching, momentous visit of the ASEAN Leaders to the U.S. for the US-ASEAN Leaders Summit in Sunnylands California, February 15 and 16.
As you have hopefully heard, the Council is then hosting a major conference on the AEC in San Francisco on February 17. The conference, Asia’s Best Kept Secret: the ASEAN Economic Community, will feature some of the best minds that focus on ASEAN from business and government, and will be attended by a wide range of leading business, academic, government, and media figures. Check out the agenda here.
We hope to have confirmation soon on the leaders who will be joining us for the conference, but we have confirmed participation from: