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Asia-Europe Economic Forum 2018 - Public

This year's Asia-Europe Economic Forum (AEEF) will be held in Brussels on 17-18 October


Matthias Helble

Senior Economist, Economic Research Department, Asian Development Bank (ADB),

Keyu Jin

Dr. Keyu Jin is an associate professor of Economics at the London school of Economics.

Associate professor, London School of Economics

Yoichi Otabe

Former Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Permanent Mission of Japan to the International Organizations in Geneva / Former Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs (G8 and G20 Sherpa) of Japan,

Fuzhan Xie

President of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, former Vice-President of Development Research Center of the State Council,

The Asia Europe Economic Forum (AEEF) was established in 2006 as a high level forum for in-depth research-based exchanges on global issues between Asian and European policy makers and experts. This years AEEF conference is an official side event of the 12th ASEM Summit of Heads of State and Government on 17-18 October 2018 in Brussels and it will focus on “Europe and Asia: global partners for global economic challenges”.

The event is organized by this year’s host, Bruegel, together with the Asian Development Bank Institute, Korea University and Peking University on the Asian side; Bertelsmann Stiftung and CEPII on the European side, with the financial support of the Asia-Europe Foundation.

This event is public and will be livestreamed. There is no need to register for the livestream.