• Global Timber Conference 2016

    Date: 19 - 21 Sep 2016
    Location: Pullman Bangsar, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Timber industry is one of the most important commodities to the world’s economy. In 2015, the total export of Timber and Timber products contributed approximately 0.28% of the total global GDP. In Asia – home to well-known high quality tropical timbers, the total export of Timber and Timber Products for 2015 amount to USD75.53 billion. The industry is expecting an immense growth at a compound annual growth rate of 34% until 2030.
  • Worldwide Migration Solutions for High Net Worth Investors and Entrepreneurs Briefing in Bengaluru

    Date: 21 Sep 2016
    Location: Bengaluru, India
    On Wednesday, 21 September 2016, Fragomen will co-host a seminar to discuss worldwide migration solutions for high net worth investors and entrepreneurs in Bengaluru, India.
  • Economist Summit: Is Chinese Innovation Changing the World? (Hong Kong)

    Date: 06 Sep 2016
    Location: JW Marriott Hotel, Hong Kong
    Until recently, China was considered an innovation absorber, simply copying ideas from elsewhere to roll out to local and foreign markets. The gloss has recently come off China’s miracle economy, yet there are plenty of reasons to be hopeful as well. Today, Chinese firms are recognised as innovators on the world stage. Alibaba, Tencent and DJI are at the top of the corporate tree and making headlines along with Apple, Google and Uber.
  • UChicago SSA Collaboration with China to Build the Social Work Profession

    Date: 30 Aug 2016
    Location: Peking University, No.5 Yiheyuan Road Haidian District, Beijing, P.R.China
    The People's Republic of China has declared their plans to educate and professionally train 1.45 million new social workers by 2020.
  • Global Water Conference 2016

    Date: 17 - 18 Aug 2016
    Location: Sule Shangri-La, Yangon, Myanmar
    In Southeast Asia, water resources are under strain due to rapid urbanization and industrialization. The situation is made worse by water-related disasters, climate change and lack of governance in the region.