ASEAN Investment Summit, Indonesia | UN Digital Innovation Forum, China | 27th WAIPA World Investment Conference, India | Trade & Investment Queensland become latest WAIPA Member!
As valued stakeholders within the investment promotion community, we are delighted to share with you a series of upcoming events hosted by the World Association of Investment Promotion Agencies (WAIPA) that promise to enhance your engagement and networking opportunities within the global investment community as well as to welcome our latest member, Trade & Investment Queensland.
ASEAN Investment Summit - September 2nd, Jakarta, Indonesia
WAIPA are honored to co-organize the ASEAN Investment Summit, a flagship event aligned with the ASEAN Leaders Summit 2023. This distinguished forum, crafted in partnership with UN ESCAP, ASEAN-BAC Indonesia 2023, the Ministry of Investment of Indonesia (BKPM), and Bloomberg, will delve into pivotal investment trends and opportunities. Notably, Ms. Navruti Rai, the newly appointed President of WAIPA and CEO of Invest India, will lead the WAIPA activities.
Program Schedule: Link
United Nations Asia-Pacific Innovation Forum - September 9th, Xiamen, China
An exceptional thematic forum nested within the China International Fair for Investment & Trade (CIFIT), the UN Asia-Pacific Innovation Forum promises enlightening discussions on innovation's role in foreign direct investment. Taking place at the esteemed Xiamen International Conference & Exhibition Center, this event, organized by the China Investment Promotion Agency (CIPA) and MOFCOM, stands as China’s premier FDI event of the year.
27th WAIPA World Investment Congress - November 7th-10th, New Delhi, India
The 27th WAIPA World Investment Congress, themed "Empowering Investors: IPAs Pioneering Future Growth," is set to be a transformative experience. Hosted by WAIPA President, Invest India, in the vibrant city of New Delhi, this year's congress promises engaging sessions and networking opportunities that will shape the investment landscape. Stay tuned for further updates – the working program can be obtained by reaching out to firstname.lastname@example.org
WAIPA Welcomes Trade & Investment Queensland
As our very first member IPA from Australia, TIQ aims to substantiate Queensland’s economic presence in the Asia and Pacific region. WAIPA looks forward to enhancing the region as an attractive destination for FDI through collaboration and engagements with Trade and Investment Queensland.
“WAIPA is a valuable extension of TIQ’s vast international network. As the first Australian IPA member of WAIPA, we recognize the tremendous opportunities our proximity and insights into the Asia and Pacific region can deliver to other members and their networks.” Said Mr. Ross Buchanan, Global Investment Commissioner, Trade & Investment Queensland Learn More: https://www.tiq.qld.gov.au/
Please join us in extending a warm welcome to TIQ as part of the WAIPA membership network and should you have any questions or require additional information on the upcoming events, please don't hesitate to reach out. These events promise to be exceptional platforms for learning, collaboration, and forging valuable connections within the global investment promotion community.
Warm Regards, Andrew Keable
Managing Partner, KW Group, Senior Advisor Asia Pacific, World Association of Investment Promotion Agencies (WAIPA)