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Deborah Elms

Founder and Executive Director, Asian Trade Centre

Dr Deborah Elms is the Founder and Executive Director of the Asian Trade Centre (ATC). She is Vice Chair of the Advisory Board for the Asia Business Trade Association (ABTA), Co-Chair of the Trade Policy Committee of the Global Trade Professionals Alliance (GTPA), and also a senior fellow in the Singapore Ministry of Trade and Industry’s Trade Academy. Previously, Dr Elms was head of the Temasek Foundation Centre for Trade & Negotiations (TFCTN) and Senior Fellow of International Political Economy at the S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. Dr. Elms received a PhD in political science from the University of Washington, a MA in international relations from the University of Southern California, and bachelor’s degrees from Boston University. Dr Elms publishes the Talking Trade Blog.

Event Schedule

DAY 1
13 February 2020
Start Time End Time Session Description
10:15 am 11:45 am SESSION I – GEOPOLITICAL AND ECONOMIC OUTLOOK – A GROWING SOUTHEAST ASIA DESPITE GLOBAL HEADWINDS

- Impact of the US and China trade conflict in Southeast Asia
- New trends in supply chains impacting Southeast Asia
- RCEP – a new driver for regional growth
- The Read More

Speakers
Ong Keng Yong

Ambassador, S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies

Manu Bhaskaran

Chief Executive, Centennial Asia Advisers

Anna Stellinger

Deputy Director General, Confederation of Swedish Enterprise

Deborah Elms

Founder and Executive Director, Asian Trade Centre

Nicholas Fang

Director, Security and Global Affairs, Singapore Institute of International Affairs

Capella Singapore

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