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Past Events

APCAC Business Summit 2015

APCAC Business Summit 2015


The Asia-Pacific Council of American Chambers of Commerce (APCAC) and the American Chamber of Commerce in Singapore hosted the 2015 APCAC Business Summit. The theme, “The United States and Asia – New Opportunities in the Pacific Century,” builds on previous summits’ themes about Asia’s growth and global influence. Held at the Sands Expo and Convention Centre March 11-13, 2015, the conference offered a valuable opportunity to gather with peers and government officials and experience Singapore during its 50th Anniversary celebration


AmCham Sri Lanka was represented by Mr. Asanka Ratnayake, President – AmCham, Mr. Nimal Cooke, Secretary – AmCham and Ms. Radika Obeyesekere, Executive Director – AmCham.  The 3 day summit tackled key issues such as:


American Ambassadors’ Perspectives

The ASEAN Economic Community and Beyond

Competition for Capital: Asia as the Financial Hub of the Future

The Global and Regional Economic Outlook

Innovation and Technological Disruption

Making Your Mark in Asia

Making the Rebalance Real

The Next Generation of Business in Asia

The Multidimensional South China Sea Disputes

Political Change and the Business Outlook

Regional Insights from U.S. Embassy Representatives (Agriculture, Commerce, and State)

The View from Washington, D.C.

The U.S. Business Agenda for Asia and APCAC Advocacy


Mr. Nimal Cooke represented AmCham Sri Lanka as a panelist at the Panel Discussion "Political Change and the Business Outlook".