Dubai Exhibition Centre
Dubai Exhibition Centre, Lehbab Street, Dubai, UAE

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Event Date Wed Dec 8 +04 - Thu Dec 9 +04 (about 1 month ago)
In your timezone (EST): Tue Dec 7 10:30pm - Thu Dec 9 7:30am
Location Dubai Exhibition Centre
Lehbab Street, Dubai, UAE
Region EMEA

GBF ASEAN will open dialogue between leaders from Dubai and the ASEAN region in business, government, and finance.

In 2021, the Dubai Chamber of Commerce launches GBF ASEAN to push the boundaries of inter-regional trade between Dubai and South East Asia and to explore the changing dynamics, examine opportunities and increase business and investment.


2021 Speakers

Ayman Amin Sejiny
Chief Executive Officer, The Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector

Beau Seil
Partner, Patamar Capital

Becky Anderson
Managing Editor, CNN

Brad Jones
Chief Executive Officer, Wave Money

Dan Murphy
Correspondent, CNBC

Dato’ Dr. Mohmed Razip Hasan
Director-General, Islamic Tourism Centre

Dr. Ayesha Khanna
Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, ADDO AI

Dr. Brian Shegar
President, UAE-Singapore Business Council

Dr. Mohamed Damak
Senior Director and Global Head of Islamic Finance, S&P Global

Dr. Nuki Agya Utama
Executive Director, ASEAN Centre for Energy

Dr. Saeed Aldhaheri
Member of Global Future Council, World Economic Forum

H.E. Abdul Aziz Al Ghurair
Chairman, Dubai Chamber of Commerce

H.E. Dato Lim Jock Hoi
Secretary-General, ASEAN

H.E. Omar Al Olama
Minister of State for Artificial Intelligence, UAE

H.E. Ramon Lopez
Secretary of Trade and Industry Philippines, Government, NGO & Local Authorities

H.E. Reem Al Hashimy
UAE Minister of State for International Cooperation & Director General, Expo 2020 Dubai

H.E. Thani Ahmad Al Zeyoudi
Minister of State for Foreign Trade, UAE, Government, NGO & Local Authorities

H.E. William D. Dar
Secretary for Agriculture Republic of the Philippines, Agriculture, Forestry & Fishing

Ho Kwon Ping
Executive Chairman, Banyan Tree

Le Hong Minh
Co-Founder And Chief Executive Officer, VNG Corporation

Mikko Perez
Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Ayannah

Mishal Kanoo
Chairman, The Kanoo Group

Mona Ataya
Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Mumzworld

Montri Rawanchaikul
Chief Executive Officer, PTT Exploration and Production Public Company Limited (PTTEP)

Muhammad Rachmat Kaimuddin
Chief Executive Officer, Bukalapak

Narsingh Chaudhary
Managing Director, Power – Asia, Black & Veatch

Nesreen Bakheit
Gulf Correspondent, Nikkei

Nick Edwards
Head of Communications MENAT, HSBC

Prof. Romano Prodi
President, Italy-ASEAN Association

Raja Al Mazrouei
Executive Vice President, FinTech Hive

Rebecca McLaughlin-Eastham
Founder and Managing Director, RMD Media

Riyanto Sofyan
Chairman, Indonesia Halal Tourism Association

Sky Kurtz
Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder, Pure Harvest Smart Farms

Sonia Weymuller
Founding Partner, VentureSouq

Sopha Soeng
General Manager, Sela Pepper

Stephanie Freid
Middle East Correspondent, CCTV

Stephen Moss
Regional Chief Executive Officer for the Middle East, North Africa and Turkey, HSBC

Tony Wang
Managing Partner, 500 Global

Winfried Wicklein
Deputy Director General, Southeast Asia, Asian Development Bank

Sponsors & Partners

2021 Partners

• Jumpstart
• Dubai Media Incorporated
• Global Leaders Today
• Voice of ASEAN
• The Filipino Times
• Digital Edge