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Asia Entrepreneurship Forum 2020


Accelerating Growth Beyond Borders


9.45am – 4.00pm (GMT+8) I Virtual Forum

The recent Covid 19 has an adverse impact on global economies and companies are expecting a prolonged and an even deeper impact from the domino effects that may exist well into the decade. After addressing the now, companies are slowly returning to a fast-pace environment that we are familiar with, we see business leaders under pressure to restructure future plans, reviewing strategies and race to protect their revenues and margins.

To accelerate real growth in a post-covid 19 world, companies must move beyond adaptation. Leaders must consider new strategies for resilience, the ability to reinvent capabilities and activate transformation to protect against disruptions of all kinds, companies cannot just merely adapt and react when need to.

Resilience, Reinvention, Transformation will be the key to accelerate growth post-Covid 19. Here in this Asia Entrepreneurship Forum 2020, with the theme “Accelerating Growth Beyond Borders”, hear how accomplished industry professionals advance and thrive under disruptive changes with these three key elements, to shape a resilient future.

The greatest threat in times of turbulence is not the turbulence itself but fail to lead during crisis and unable to grow after.

Highlights of
The Forum:


Highlights of The Forum:




Hone, train and improve skills as a resilient and courageous leader, to be a risk-based thinker during uncertain times




The transformation imperative: Pivoting, shifting new mindsets and bold transformation strategy for new business landscape.




Learn the ability to be laser-focused on the right things at the right time, and how to rise after setbacks and disappointments




Fireside chat on defining position and navigating the business environment in disruptive times




Reinventing customer relationships: From Customers to Fandom




Creating resilience: Trends in risk management and practices that form organizational resilience




Rebuilding with a conscious empathy for a sustainable business environment


Virtual Programme

09.45AM
Welcome Address & Introduction
10.00AM | INSIGHTS

Courageous Leadership In Times Of New Normal


What will it take to bounce back from a crisis, brave leaders should be the cornerstone for a company that is bouncing back from tough times and able to cope with disruptive changes. It is time for leaders to be ready to battle through the domino effects of the crisis that may well continue into the next decade. Brave leadership can be honed, trained, and measured.

  • Creating a courageous and trust culture
  • Leading with values through risks and uncertainties
  • Developing potentials in people
  • How to rise after setbacks and disappointments
10.45AM | INSIGHTS

Time For Transformation


Economy, market, political and societal position had shifted overnight, and the change had never been faster. New thinking is critical to withstand the trials of today. Leaders that are willing to pivot, adopt new mindsets and bold transformative strategy will lead their business and teams into the future.

  • Pivoting business strategy to survive the covid-19
  • Shift thinking for new business landscape and give a new narrative to your brand
  • Amplify the effectiveness of your team
  • Digital transformation and innovation
11.30AM | FIRESIDE CHAT

Business Environment And Opportunities Far-Beyond Covid-19


The recent covid-19 had a profound impact on businesses, companies are scrambling to re-strategize business models, respond to trends and hunt for new opportunities. But the business environment has shifted and the world is off-balance, leaders must have the ability to focus on the right things, respond to and navigate the business environment in these disruptive times.

  • Define your position and identify opportunities at your doorstep
  • Laser-focused at the right things at the right time
  • Risk management
12.30PM
Lunch Break
2.00PM | INSIGHTS

Reinventing Your Customer Relationships In Challenging Times


The most powerful force in an organization is none other than your customers. This is especially true in the current climate. This is an unmissable opportunity for companies that had turned to digitization to connect with their customers. Now is the time to further inspire and nurture customers by turning them into true fans for your brand, and this ‘fandom’ can turn into a business growth engine.

  • Providing the human connection and emotion
  • Listen to your customers
  • Unlock the key to passionate customer engagement: inspire enthusiasm
2.45PM | INSIGHTS

The Key To Recovery: Building A Resilient Future


Resilience is critical to advance and thrive, managing risks on a reactive basis is no longer an option. Leaders can use this crisis as an opportunity to rapidly create resilience in the long term. What are the risk management practices that formed an excellent resilient organisation for the future and how to treat risk management like business?

  • Future trends that influence risk and proactively mitigate emerging risks
  • Learn about the risks and complexities to expect
  • Hone your skills as a risk management leader
  • To advance and thrive, that we know so well, efficiency and agility is much needed to accelerate growth, but growth means new types of risks, to conquer risks and threats, traditional risk management can’t always keep up and we can’t just merely adapt and react when need to.
3.30PM | INSIGHTS

Business As A Force For Good


As businesses attempt to get back on track, what are some green recovery elements and sustainability actions that businesses can factor in during rebuilding.

As companies rebuild with conscious empathy of their impact, leaders will need to factor in ESG and responsible investment and consider strategies that mitigate global sustainability risks and paths for a sustainable business environment.

4.00PM
Closing Of Virtual Summit
4.30PM
Asia Pacific Enterprise Awards 2020 Virtual Ceremony
6.00PM
End

Virtual Programme

Welcome Address & Introduction

INSIGHTS

Courageous Leadership In Times Of New Normal


What will it take to bounce back from a crisis, brave leaders should be the cornerstone for a company that is bouncing back from tough times and able to cope with disruptive changes. It is time for leaders to be ready to battle through the domino effects of the crisis that may well continue into the next decade. Brave leadership can be honed, trained, and measured.

  • Creating a courageous and trust culture
  • Leading with values through risks and uncertainties
  • Developing potentials in people
  • How to rise after setbacks and disappointments
INSIGHTS

Time For Transformation


Economy, market, political and societal position had shifted overnight, and the change had never been faster. New thinking is critical to withstand the trials of today. Leaders that are willing to pivot, adopt new mindsets and bold transformative strategy will lead their business and teams into the future.

  • Pivoting business strategy to survive the covid-19
  • Shift thinking for new business landscape and give a new narrative to your brand
  • Amplify the effectiveness of your team
  • Digital transformation and innovation
FIRESIDE CHAT

Business Environment And Opportunities Far-Beyond Covid-19


The recent covid-19 had a profound impact on businesses, companies are scrambling to re-strategize business models, respond to trends and hunt for new opportunities. But the business environment has shifted and the world is off-balance, leaders must have the ability to focus on the right things, respond to and navigate the business environment in these disruptive times.

  • Define your position and identify opportunities at your doorstep
  • Laser-focused at the right things at the right time
  • Risk management

Lunch Break

INSIGHTS

Reinventing Your Customer Relationships In Challenging Times


The most powerful force in an organization is none other than your customers. This is especially true in the current climate. This is an unmissable opportunity for companies that had turned to digitization to connect with their customers. Now is the time to further inspire and nurture customers by turning them into true fans for your brand, and this ‘fandom’ can turn into a business growth engine.

  • Providing the human connection and emotion
  • Listen to your customers
  • Unlock the key to passionate customer engagement: inspire enthusiasm
INSIGHTS

The Key To Recovery: Building A Resilient Future


Resilience is critical to advance and thrive, managing risks on a reactive basis is no longer an option. Leaders can use this crisis as an opportunity to rapidly create resilience in the long term. What are the risk management practices that formed an excellent resilient organisation for the future and how to treat risk management like business?

  • Future trends that influence risk and proactively mitigate emerging risks
  • Learn about the risks and complexities to expect
  • Hone your skills as a risk management leader
  • To advance and thrive, that we know so well, efficiency and agility is much needed to accelerate growth, but growth means new types of risks, to conquer risks and threats, traditional risk management can’t always keep up and we can’t just merely adapt and react when need to.
INSIGHTS

Business As A Force For Good


As businesses attempt to get back on track, what are some green recovery elements and sustainability actions that businesses can factor in during rebuilding.

As companies rebuild with conscious empathy of their impact, leaders will need to factor in ESG and responsible investment and consider strategies that mitigate global sustainability risks and paths for a sustainable business environment.

Closing Of Virtual Summit

Asia Pacific Enterprise Awards 2020 Virtual Ceremony

End