Program Highlights

  • The Summit Theme 'Towards Resilience and Growth: Reshaping Priorities for Global Economy' addresses important global business priorities and seeks how to achieve inclusive sustainable growth for all APEC economies.
  • Hear from the Leaders of the Asia Pacific including President Xi Jinping of China, President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono of Indonesia, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan, President Park Geun-Hye of Korea, President Enrique Pena Nieto of Mexico and Secretary of State John Kerry of the USA.
  • Over 1,000 global business and thought leaders are expected to be in attendance, providing extensive networking opportunities with senior delegations in particular from China, the USA, Japan, Korea, Southeast Asia and Indonesia.

APEC CEO Summit 2013 Agenda

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      • REGISTRATION

      • WELCOME RECEPTION AT THE BALI INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION CENTER FOR SUMMIT DELEGATES AND APEC TRADE MINISTERS

        CELEBRATING MODERN INDONESIA’S DYNAMISM AND DIVERSITY

      • COFFEE AND TEA SERVED AT THE SUMMIT VENUE: BALI INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION CENTER

    • SESSION ONE
      • SUMMIT OPENING SESSION

        “RESHAPING GLOBAL PRIORITIES: THE VIEW FROM MODERN INDONESIA”

        Welcome Address by APEC CEO Summit 2013 Chairman Wishnu Wardhana

        Summit Opening Keynote Address by President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono of Indonesia followed by Q&A session.

    • SESSION TWO
      • SUMMIT DIALOGUE ON THE STATE OF THE WORLD

        “THE STATE OF THE WORLD: A STRATEGIC ASSESSMENT”


        What is the current state of the global economy?

        What are the main threats? How will geopolitical tensions impact the global economy?

        For business, what are the main challenges and priorities going forward?

        Dialogue participants:

        Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, Singapore

        Dennis Nally, Chairman, PricewaterhouseCoopers International Ltd.

        Frank Gaoning Ning, Chairman, COFCO Corporation

        Raymond McDaniel, Jr., President and CEO, Moody’s Corporation

        Moderated by: Norman Pearlstine, Chief Content Officer, Bloomberg L.P.

      • NETWORKING BREAK

    • SESSION THREE
      • CNBC TELEVISED SUMMIT ROUNDTABLE ON GLOBAL GROWTH

      • "THE OUTLOOK FOR GLOBAL GROWTH: EVALUATING FUTURE PROSPECTS”

      • What economies and industries will drive global growth in a growth-constrained world?

      • What are the major obstacles to global growth? How do businesses cope with them?

      • What role should be played by government and business to further drive growth?


      • Roundtable participants:

      • Prime Minister Tony Abbott, Australia (invited)

      • President Sebastián Piñera, Chile

      • Chatib Basri, Finance Minister, Indonesia

      • Chris Viehbacher, CEO, Sanofi

      • Oleg Deripaska, Chairman of the Supervisory Board, Basic Element Company

      • Moderated by: Martin Soong, Anchor, CNBC Asia

    • LUNCH
      • Pasar Indonesia Luncheon at The Market Place – North & South, Bali International Convention Center

    • SESSION FOUR
      • SUMMIT CONVERSATION ON INCLUSIVE GROWTH

      • WHY INCLUSIVE GROWTH MATTERS

      • What is inclusive growth about?

      • What are the strategies and policies that work?

      • What can APEC economies learn from each other?


      • A Conversation with:

      • President Ollanta Humala, Peru

      • President Benigno Aquino III, the Philippines

      • Moderated by: Dr. Linda Yueh, Chief Business Correspondent, BBC

      • NETWORKING BREAK

    • SESSION FIVE

        SUMMIT DIALOGUE ON THE GLOBAL TRADING SYSTEM

        “THE STATE OF THE GLOBAL TRADING SYSTEM: WHERE TO NEXT?”

        What are the main challenges to global free trade?

        How can initiatives like the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) and the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) advance the APEC vision of free and open trade in the Asia Pacific?

        Where to next for the global trading system?


        Dialogue participants:

        Prime Minister John Key, New Zealand

        Gita Wirjawan, Trade Minister, Indonesia

        Hiromasa Yonekura, KEIDANREN Chairman and Chairman, Sumitomo Chemical

        Michael Ducker, Chief Operating Officer and President, International FedEx Express

        Moderated by: Susan Schwab, Former US Trade Representative

    • SESSION SIX

        SUMMIT KEYNOTE ADDRESS ON INNOVATION

        “THE BUSINESS OF INNOVATION: WHY DOES IT MATTER?”

        How significant is the impact of innovation for competitiveness and growth?

        How can governments and companies promote innovation? What are their specific roles?

        How does innovation create breakthrough for regular business flows?


        Summit Keynote Address by President Park Geun-Hye of the Republic of Korea followed by Summit Dialogue with Business Leaders:

        Cher Wang, Chairperson, HTC Corporation

        Eric Rudder, Executive Vice President for Advanced Strategy and Research, Microsoft

        John Rice, Vice Chairman, General Electric Company

        Moderated by: Ellana Lee, Vice President and Managing Editor, CNN International Asia Pacific

      • APEC CEO SUMMIT 2013 PROGRAM DINNER AT THE BALI INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION CENTER

        FREE-AND-EASY DINNER

      • COFFEE AND TEA SERVED AT THE BALI INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION CENTER

    • SESSION SEVEN

        SUMMIT DIALOGUE ON ASIA PACIFIC CONNECTIVITY

        "CONNECTIVITY ACROSS THE ASIA PACIFIC"

        How connected is the Asia Pacific region?

        How is connectivity changing business as usual?

        What are the main impediments to regional connectivity (e.g. infrastructure, policy) and how can we overcome them?


        Dialogue participants:

        Frank Appel, Chairman and CEO, Deutsche Post DHL

        Keith Williams, President and CEO, Underwriters Laboratories Inc.

        Scott Price, President and CEO, Walmart Asia

        Terry Tai-Ming Gou, Chairman, Foxconn

        Tan Sri Tony Fernandes, Group CEO, AirAsia

        Moderated by: Peter Gontha, Publisher, BeritaSatu Media Holdings

    • SESSION EIGHT

        SUMMIT BRAINSTORMING ON THE NEXT FIVE YEARS

        “WHAT’S NEXT”

        What are the major trends?

        What must we watch out for?

        How should we prepare for the future?


        Opening remarks by Kishore Mahbubani, author of “The Great Convergence” followed by viewpoints from:

        Klaus Schmidt-Hebbel, Former OECD Chief Economist and Professor of Economics, Catholic University of Chile

        Mark Tucker, Group Chief Executive and President, AIA Group

        Jeffrey Sachs, Professor and Director, The Earth Institute, Columbia University

        Moderated by: Desi Anwar, Senior Anchor, Metro TV

      • NETWORKING BREAK

    • SESSION NINE

        SUMMIT KEYNOTE ADDRESS ON THE FUTURE OF JAPAN’S ECONOMY

        “JAPAN’S ECONOMIC POLICY”

        Summit Keynote Address by Prime Minister Shinzō Abe of Japan followed by Q&A session.

        Moderated by: Richard Adkerson, President and CEO, Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc.

    • SESSION TEN

        SUMMIT CONVERSATION ON INVESTMENT IN INFRASTRUCTURE AND HUMAN CAPITAL

        “INVESTING FOR ECONOMIC RESILIENCE”

        What are the investment priorities in infrastructure and human capital?

        What is the role of government and business in facilitating investment?


        A Conversation with:

        Prime Minister Najib Razak, Malaysia

        President Enrique Peña Nieto, Mexico

        Moderated by: Diane Brady, Senior Editor, Bloomberg Businessweek

    • LUNCH
      • Pasar Indonesia Luncheon at The Market Place – North & South, Bali International Convention Center

    • SESSION ELEVEN
      • SUMMIT DISCUSSION ON EMERGING MARKETS

        THE FUTURE OF EMERGING MARKETS: WHERE ARE THE NEXT BREAKOUT NATIONS?

        Going forward, what will drive growth in the emerging markets?

        Is the emerging market story over?

        Where will we find the next ‘Breakout Nations’?


        Presentation by Ruchir Sharma, author of “Breakout Nations” followed by viewpoints from:

        Karen Agustiawan, President and CEO, Pertamina

        Kevin Lu, Director for Asia-Pacific MIGA, World Bank Group

        Pierre Gignac, Acting President and CEO, Export Development Canada

        Moderated by: Timothy Ong, Chairman, Asia Inc Forum

      • NETWORKING BREAK

    • SESSION TWELVE
      • SUMMIT KEYNOTE ADDRESS ON AMERICA’S PRIORITIES FOR THE GLOBAL ECONOMY

        AMERICA’S LEADERSHIP AND PRIORITIES: WHAT THEY MEAN FOR THE WORLD

        Summit Keynote Address by Secretary of State John Kerry of the United States

    • SESSION THIRTEEN
      • SUMMIT CONVERSATION ON SOURCES OF ECONOMIC GROWTH

        TAKING ANOTHER LOOK AT THE ASIA PACIFIC: WHERE ARE THE NEW OPPORTUNITIES FOR GROWTH?

        Summit Conversation with President Vladimir Putin of Russia

        Moderated by: Andrey Kostin, Chairman, VTB Bank

    • SESSION FOURTEEN
      • SUMMIT KEYNOTE ADDRESS ON CHINA’S ECONOMIC OUTLOOK

        CHINA IN TRANSITION: WHAT CAN THE ASIA PACIFIC EXPECT?

        Summit Keynote Address by President Xi Jinping of People’s Republic of China

    • CLOSING SESSION
      • CLOSING ADDRESSES AND INVITATION TO THE APEC CEO SUMMIT 2014 IN CHINA