Asia Business Center

2008 conference: Managing Family Business In A Global Marketplace, Singapore

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This annual conference, hosted in different regions of Asia each year, brings together Asia's business elite and features outstanding leaders in the Asian business community to address invitees. Attendees have the opportunity to interact with the presenters in round-table discussions and the resulting summary is published in the California Management Review, a leading management journal.

Conference Subject: Managing Family Businesses in a Global Marketplace

  • Managing a Large Family Business
  • Managing Wealth in Family Business
  • Managing Group Dynamics and Succession Planning
  • Managing Family Business' Growth in in a Global Economy
  • Interpersonal Issues in Family Business

When: Monday, December 1, 2008

Location: Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Singapore

Presenters & Panelists

  • Eli Manasseh (Nash) Benjamin, Group Chief Executive Officer, F J Benjamin Holdings Ltd.
  • Richard Eu, Group CEO, Eu Yan Sang Group
  • H. Gifford Fong, President, Gifford Fong Associates
  • Gary Harvey, Head of AXA Wealth Management, ipac Securities
  • Stephen Herrick, Chairman, Continental Capital Corporation
  • Vincent Kho Yue Sern, Managing Director, Singapore Asahi Chemical & Solder Industries Pte Ltd.
  • Rich Lyons, Dean, Haas School of Business
  • Jitendra Singh, Dean, Nanyang Technological University Business School
  • Su-Shan Tan,  Managing Director, Morgan Stanley
  • David Vogel, Solomon P. Lee Distinguished Professor in Business Ethics & Editor, California Management Review
  • Kenny Yap, Chairman and Group CEO, Qianhu Corporation Ltd.
  • Robert Yap, Chairman and CEO, YCH Group
  • Bernard Yeung, Dean, National University of Singapore Business School
  • Amy Yip, Managing Director and Group Head, Wealth Management, DBS Bank

Schedule: For a tentative conference schedule, click here (PDF).

Cost (all prices are in US dollars):

Conference: Register by 10/15 Register after 10/15
Regular $400 $450
UC Berkeley/NTU/NUS $250 $300
Regular $300 $350
UC Berkeley $200 $250

Attendance will be limited to the first 400 registrants.

Registration: Coming soon!