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

4th ASEAN Inclusive Business Summit

Date: 22 Sep 2021
09:00-17:00 (GMT+7)

CABC invites our Members and supported to attend The Fourth ASEAN Inclusive Business Summit on September 22, 2021 from 9:00-17:00 (Jakarta time). This event is organised by by Darussalam Enterprise (DARe), the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (United Nation ESCAP), the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), and the Inclusive Business Action Network (iBAN).

The Fourth ASEAN Inclusive Business Summit will present a diversity of business models in South East Asia and beyond that are helping to build back better. It will: 

  • showcase essential elements that make a business model both inclusive and commercially viable, and;

  • explore how inclusive business are helping low-income and marginalised populations to recover from the economic crisis, and;

  • present digital solutions, investment models, and partnerships that enable businesses to address the challenges posed by COVID-19 and build back better.

Find out more and register here.

Accounting & Finance Show Asia

Date: 21 Sep 2021

Asia’s largest technology event for accountants and finance professionals, Accounting & Finance Show Asia 2021, returns for its 4th edition on 21-22 September 2021LIVE ONLINE. Helmed by 150 expert speakers, the show will cover several key themes such as Digital Innovation, Accounting Tech and Cash & Treasury for Asia’s accounting firms, SMEs & enterprises.  Running alongside the conference, there will be a virtual showcase featuring the latest digital solutions to help streamline accounting, finance and wider business processes. Admission to the event is free for all to attend. 

Find out more at https://bit.ly/3eMGN10

Register at https://bit.ly/3vBx0C3

Uniting Business LIVE 2021

Date: 20 Sep 2021
20-22 September 2021

CABC invites our Members and supporters to attend Uniting Business LIVE from 20-22 September 2021, hosted by United Nations Global Compact (UNGC). This event connects the high-level multi stakeholder dialogues of the Private Sector Forum, the grounded local knowledge and implementation strategies in the Global Impact Forum, and partnership and leadership examples of the SDG Business Forum, into one inclusive, impactful and innovative all access global event.

At the start of the high-level opening week of the next UN General Assembly session, forward-thinking Chief Executives, Heads of State and Government, corporate sustainability experts and business leaders, plus heads of UN agencies and civil society organizations will come together to take stock of the state of the world, address gaps in progress, drive business ambition on the SDGs and highlight cooperative and actionable solutions that are ready — today.

Hosted on the third day of Uniting Business LIVE, 22 September, the SDG Business Forum – co-hosted by the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA), the UN Global Compact and the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) – highlights companies that are using their influence as a positive agent of change in their local communities and across the world. Now in its sixth year, the Forum is a flagship event which has transitioned well into the virtual era, securing more than 13,000 attendees from 120 countries in 2020. Past SDG Business Forums have fostered public-private dialogues, catalysed new partnerships and alliances, and explored innovative business solutions to accelerate sustainable development.

Please register for free using the promo code ICCGUEST

ASEAN Energy Business Forum 2021

Date: 16 Sep 2021
14-16 September 2021

CABC invites our Members and supported to attend the ASEAN Energy Business Forum 2021, taking place virtually from 14-16 September 2021. The ASEAN Energy Business Forum, in conjunction with 39th ASEAN Ministers on Energy Meeting, presents the most influential platform convening 10 ASEAN Energy Ministers and global energy leaders.

This platform enables ASEAN policy makers to showcase national energy framework aspirations and discuss how they could work with businesses to realise these goals, thus serving as the perfect platform to foster in-country investment missions, bi-lateral meetings between project owners, investors and integrated energy solutions partners.

Find out more and register now here.

SIAC Virtual Congress 2021

Date: 10 Sep 2021
9:00 am SGT

The CABC is proud to support the 2021 SIAC Congress, which will be held virtually on 10 September 2021. The event will feature SIAC Board and Court members, as well as other leading international arbitration practitioners and arbitrators. This year’s programme will open with a keynote speech by Mr K Shanmugam, SC, Minister for Home Affairs and Minister for Law, Singapore. This will be followed by a plenary session titled“How International Arbitration and International Commercial Courts play unique, important and complementary roles in International Dispute Resolution?”,panel session on “The Multi-Million Dollar Question: Will the pandemic and governments’ responses to it lead to a spike in investor-State arbitrations?”, a Lunchtime Roundtable on Shifting Paradigms in International Arbitration: Arbitral Tribunals, Party-Nominated Arbitrators and Diversity”, as well as a panel discussion on “The Role of Arbitral Institutions in controlling the Time and Costs of Arbitral Proceedings”.

Register at: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_P-CkujNvTFyZpYi24fohDg

Unlocking RCEP for Business: Trade in Goods II

Date: 3 Sep 2021
10:00 am GMT +7

The CABC supports the above series of webinars on the RCEP, hosted by EABC in collaboration with the ASEAN Secretariat. The second webinar on RCEP ‘Trade in Goods II – Rules of Origin, Operational Certification Procedures & Customs Procedure and Trade Facilitation’ is scheduled to be held as below:

Date: September 3, 2021 (Friday)
Time: 10:00AM (GMT +7)

The registration can be done via the link: https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_FjJh25l-TI2Y2Blf3VMybw