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

Doing Business in Myanmar: Opportunities and Challenges

Date: 10 Dec 2019
3:30PM - 5:30PM


In recent years, Myanmar has made commitments to economic reforms and has been an outperformer among the Southeast Asian economies. However, foreign firms may continue to face significant obstacles including political and economic barriers.

Sponsored by Tractus Asia, the event will feature:
Part 1 – Presentation on Myanmar Election in 2020: Implication on Businesses
Speaker: Mr. James Meisenheimer, Myanmar Country Manager, Tractus Asia

Part 2 – Panel discussion on Doing Business In Myanmar with Q&A
Moderator: Mr. Wayne Farmer, President, Canada-ASEAN Business Council

  • Mr. James Meisenheimer, Myanmar Country Manager, Tractus Asia
  • Dr. Shawn Watson, CEO & Co-Founder, Senescence Life Sciences
  • Mr. Ko Ko Latt, Chairman & CEO, K K Myanmar Business Group
  • Mr. Robert Elliott, CEO & General Manager, Manulife Cambodia

Don’t miss this CABC event for insights on the political outlook in 2020, key market opportunities, and tips on how to navigate the business landscape in Myanmar!

For more information or questions, please contact Ms. Nicky Lung (Associate Director, CABC) at

Supporting organization: 

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.