Guest of Honour - Opening Ceremony

Mr Lawrence Wong

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Finance, Singapore

Mr Lawrence Wong was elected a Member of Parliament in May 2011 and was re-elected in September 2015 and July 2020. He has held positions in the Ministry of Defence, the Ministry of Communications and Information, the Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth, the Ministry of National Development and the Ministry of Education.

Mr Wong co-chairs the Multi-Ministry Taskforce on COVID-19, and is the Deputy Chairman of the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS). He is also a member of the GIC Board, the Future Economy Council, the Research, Innovation and Enterprise Council and the National Research Foundation Board and co-chairs the Singapore-Shanghai Comprehensive Cooperation Council.

He chairs the PAP Community Foundation and contributes to the labour movement as Chairman of the Singapore Labour Foundation, and Advisor to the Union of Power and Gas Employees.

Beginning his career as a civil servant, Mr Wong had worked previously as the Chief Executive of the Energy Market Authority and the Principal Private Secretary to Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong. At the community level, he was involved in youth work in the church and voluntary organisations.

Guest of Honour - Gala Dinner / Fireside Chat

RADM Teo Chee Hean

Senior Minister of Singapore, Coordinating Minister for National Security

Keynote Speakers

Koh Poh Koon
Senior Minister of State
Ministry of Sustainability and the Environment and Ministry of Manpower
Liu Shi Jin
Chinese Chief Advisor
China Council for International Cooperation on Environment and Developmen


Bilahari Kausikan
Chairman of the Middle East Institute
National University of Singapore
Randall Kroszner
Deputy Dean for Executive Programs and Norman R. Bobins Professor of Economics, Chicago Booth
Danny Quah
Li Ka Shing Professor in Economics
Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy
National University of Singapore
Eric Xun Li
Founder and Managing Partner
Chengwei Capital
Jia Qing Guo
Director of the Institute for Global Cooperation and Understanding
Peking University
Kerry Mok
President & CEO
Helen Wong
Group CEO
Chen Wei Dong
Research Institute Director
Bank of China
Atul Chandna
APAC Supply Chain Leader
Ernst & Young
Robin Lo
CEO (Indonesia)
J&T Global Express Limited
Benjamin Quek
Deputy President
OCBC Wing Hang Bank (China) Limited
Shen Peng
CEO & Founder
Waterdrop Inc
Kathy Chen
Managing Partner and Chief Finance Officer,
Softbank China Venture Capital
Jin Keyu
Associate Professor of Economics
London School of Economics and Political Science
Chen Gang
Assistant Director (Policy Research), East Asia Institute
National University of Singapore
Tan Kong Yam
Professor of Economics, Nanyang Technological University
Deputy Chairman of APS Asset Management (China)
KK Pan
Vice President & GM of JAPAC
Oracle Netsuite
Chen Long
David Su
Founding Managing Partner
Matrix Partners China
Lew Chuen Hong
Chief Executive
Infocomm Media Development Authority
Chris Chong
CEO, Retail & Workspace
Suji Yan
Founder and CEO
Mask Network
Deng Chao
Managing Director
HashKey Capital
Nikhil Eapen
Sherie Ng
Managing Director, Singapore & Malaysia
Google Cloud
Huang Wei
Founder, Chairman, CEO
GDS Holdings
Chen Wei Hao
General Manager (Singapore), China Communications Construction Company Limited (International)
Perry Lim
Executive Director, Royal Golden Eagle Group
Lu Bing Bing
Chief Executive Officer
Shanghai Hydrogen Propulsion Technology
Esther An
Chief Sustainability Officer
City Developments Limited
Darian McBain
Chief Sustainability Officer
Monetary Authority of Singapore
Tommy Xie
Head of Greater China Research & Strategy
Ai Hao
Assistant General Manager
Bank of China Singapore
Sir Danny Alexander
Vice President for Policy and Research
Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank


Robin Hu (Fireside Chat)
Vice Chairman Asia and Operating Partner
Henry Yin
Business News Anchor
Lee Huay Leng
Editor in Chief, Chinese Media Group
Singapore Press Holdings
Li Xin
Vice President
Caixin Media
Chia Kim Huat
Regional Head, Corporate & Transactional Group
Rajah & Tann Singapore LLP
Anthony Tan
Managing Director
MOH Holdings
Wen Yong Gang
Professor and President's Chair, School of Computer Science and Engineering
Nanyang Technological University
Lennon Tan
Group Chairman
ADERA Global
Peter Goh
Vice President, Solutions
EDPR Sunseap
Ignatius Lim
Senior International Adviser
Shell Eastern Petroleum