Past Events 2019-05-02T10:40:55+08:00

Past Events

The CABC hosts the Canada-ASEAN Business Forum every 18 months.

It is recognized as the premier event connecting senior Canadian private and public-sector leaders with their ASEAN counterparts.

On a regular basis, the CABC provides high-level networking and sector-specific events for its Members.

CABC events are held across ASEAN and in Canada, often as a collaboration with our regional partners and members.

Events Detail

AI & Robotics Global Conference 2019

Date: 18 Nov 2019
8:30am - 5:30pm

As a supporting organization, CABC invites members to attend the AI & Robotics Conference 2019 powered by TRotY and AIBotics on 18 November 2019 (Monday) on the Singapore Management University campus.

CABC members enjoy 20% discount on the Conference Tickets and a complimentary 1-year membership with the Asia Pacific Assistive Robotics Association (APARA) upon approved registration.

For agenda and event details, please visit the conference website.

For more information and registration, please reach out to Ms. Nicky Lung (Associate Director) at

The Asia House Global Trade Dialogue

Date: 7 Nov 2019
8:00AM - 2:00PM

As a supporting organization, CABC is inviting members to attend the upcoming The Asia House Global Trade Dialogue on November 7, in Singapore.

Asia House is returning to Singapore for its major conference on global trade, investment, policy and technology. Join leading international figures from government and business for a forward-looking discussion on the future of trade in Asia and beyond.

Policy and decision makers from organisations including the United Nations, the UK Government, Arup, Alibaba, Jardine Matheson Holdings and the Monetary Authority of Singapore will join delegates from a wide range of sectors to explore the forces shaping the future of trade.

The agenda and list of speakers here.

To register, please reach out to The Asia House at or write to Ms. Nicky Lung (Associate Director, CABC) at

Introduction to the Valhalla ASEAN Capital Fund

Date: 5 Nov 2019
4:00PM - 6:30PM

CABC is inviting members join us at the Introduction to the Valhalla ASEAN Capital Fund event on November 5, at Tropicana Room, Straits Clan, Singapore.

Click here to register now!

*Complimentary for CABC members

Click here to register now!

Vietnam Forum 2019

Date: 1 Nov 2019
8:30am - 5:30pm

CABC is proud to support the Vietnam Forum 2019 and invites members to attend the conference on November 1 at Orchard Hotel, Singapore.
The event is organized by the ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute, in partnership with Fulbright School of Public Policy and with support from Maybank Kim Eng.
For more details and full event programme, please click here.

*CABC members can enjoy a special 20% discount on ticket prices (full price at S$150/pax).
To register for your discounted ticket, please reach out to Ms. Nicky Lung (Associate Director) at now.
Registration closes on 28 October 2019.

Singapore International Energy Week 2019

Date: 29 Oct 2019

CABC is proud to support Singapore International Energy Week (SIEW) 2019 and would like to invite members to attend SIEW with discounted ticket rates!

The event details are as follows:

Event: Singapore International Energy Week 2019
Date of Event: 29 October-1 November 2019
Venue: Marina Bay Sands, Singapore

The Singapore International Energy Week (SIEW) is the leading platform in Asia for energy stakeholders to discuss energy issues that impact the region. Annually, SIEW attracts over 13,000 delegates from more than 70 countries including energy ministers, industry captains and heads of international organisations.

As global energy demand continues to grow, especially in Asia, SIEW 2019 will bring together energy stakeholders to discuss and drive the transformation towards a more sustainable energy future with the theme “Accelerating Energy Transformation”.

Please reach out to Ms. Nicky Lung (Associate Director) at for the discount code. Please visit for further information.

The Coming of Age of the International Trade Profession

Date: 24 Oct 2019
8:30am - 5:00pm

CABC invites members to attend the “The Coming of Age of the Trade Profession” on October 24 at the Intercontinental Hotel. This event is supported by AC Trade Advisory and the Centre of Asia Pacific Trade Compliance & Info Security (CAPTCIS).

The conference will cover 3 broad themes:

THEME 1: Managing the business impact of new international trade norms of disruptions and uncertainties
• Making business sense of current and upcoming global trade trends
• How businesses can manage these trends to stay viable and ahead of international competition?

THEME 2: Unlocking the value of technology and data analytics for international trade management
• How are authorities around the world evolving to continue facilitate international trade?
• Case studies of Singapore and China to bringing international trade to the next level through the use of trade technology
• What are companies doing in the next wave of trade technology and automation? An International perspective
• Panel Discussion: Getting real – Does my organisation really need trade technology and automation in Asia?

THEME 3: Developing the international trade talent pool
• Who exactly is an international trade practitioner?
• Hiring an accomplished international trade practitioner: Is it a case of chasing unicorns?
• Panel Discussion: Getting real to develop the international trade practitioner in Asia

Click here for full agenda and registration (complimentary for CABC members).