Brisbane | PNG International Business Summit 2017

Event Name:
Brisbane | PNG International Business Summit 2017
Start Date:
22 August 2017
End Date:
23 August 2017
Address:
Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Merivale St & Glenelg Street, South Brisbane QLD 4101
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Phone Number:
+61 2 9372 2400
Event Description:
PROGRAM 
DAY ONE: TUESDAY AUGUST 22 

SESSION 1: PORT MORESBY FUTURE CITY 

09.00 WELCOME & OPENING REMARKS
09.10 Welcome to Brisbane by the Lord Mayor of Brisbane
09.15 OPENING ADDRESS
Port Moresby will lead the way for Papua New Guinea in our region Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea
09.30 KEYNOTE ADDRESS
Simon Baptist, Global Chief Economist, Managing Director, The Economist Intelligence Unit, Asia
10.00 MORNING TEA
10.30 Investing in Port Moresby is an investment in PNG
11.00 Port Moresby City Vision
11.15 The Paga Hill Project
11.30 The Star Mountain Project
11.45 The US Embassy Project
12.00 Q&A session hosted by Simon Baptist, The Economist Intelligence Unit
13.00 NETWORKING LUNCH 

SESSION 2: THE BIGGER PICTURE 
14.00 The Role of Sport in Nation Building 
14.15 The Role of Women in Nation-building 
14.30 The Role of Youth in Nation-building 
14.45 Young Entrepreneurs leading the way 
15.00 AFTERNOON TEA 
15.30 Q&A session: hosted by Simon Baptist, The Economist Intelligence Unit 
16.30-17.00 Wrap-up and Finish day 1 
18.30 DINNER 

DAY TWO: WEDNESDAY AUGUST 23 

SESSION 1: APEC AND BEYOND 
09.00 WELCOME & OPENING REMARKS 
09.10 Introduction by Day 2 special guest host 
09.15 Realising the Potential of APEC 2018 
09.30 Gold Coast – Commonwealth Games and POM as a future host city 
09.45 The Role of China in Papua New Guinea – sister cities: Jinan 
10.00 Morning tea 

SESSION 2: TOURISM 
10.30 Tourism infrastructure as part of Port Moresby future city 
10.45 Tourism infrastructure – the Kokoda experience 
11.00 Tourism infrastructure – sister cities: the Townsville experience 
11.15 Q&A with Day 2 special guest host 
12.15 Special Presentation by Atlas Urban / POM Future City Development Program 

SESSION 3: SOEs 
12.30 NETWORKING LUNCH 
13.30 Kumul Consolidated Holdings: infrastructure updates and opportunities for investment 
13.45 Connecting our future city (PNG Power) 
14.00 Connecting our future city (telecommunications) 
14.15 Connecting our future city (Air Niugini) 
14.30 The vision for Ela Beach 
14.45 What’s next for Port Moresby? Final Q&A with Day 2 special guest host 
15.45 Special Presentation: TBC 
16.00-17.00 FINAL WRAP-UP AND CLOSE 


Event Type:
Live Event