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The 7th ASEAN Connectivity Forum


▲ Group photo | Intercontinental COEX Seoul Hotel



The ASEAN-Korea Centre (Secretary General Lee Hyuk), the Korea Chamber of Commerce and Industry(KCCI), and Construction Association of Korea(CAK) jointly organized the *7th ASEAN Connectivity Forum, on 9 July(Tues) 2019 at Intercontinental COEX Seoul Hotel(Diamond Hall).



* ASEAN Connectivity refers to the physical, institutional, and people-to-people linkages among the 10 ASEAN Member States that can contribute to narrowing the development gap and facilitating economic integration.




▲ Opening session | Intercontinental COEX Seoul Hotel



H.E. Lee Hyuk, Secretary General of the ASEAN-Korea Centre, Mr. Jung Byung-yoon, Executive Vice Chairman of the Construction Association of Korea, H.E. Yoon Soon-gu, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of ROK, H.E. Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Suhaimi bin Haji Gafar, Minister of Development of Brunei, H.E. Bounchanh Sinthavong, Minister of Public Works and Transport of Lao PDR, Mr. Chua Chong Kheng, Deputy Chief Executive of Singapore Land Transport Authority, H.E. Phasporn Sangasubana, Chair of ASEAN Connectivity Coordinating Committee, H.E. Lim Sung-nam, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to ASEAN, H.E. Harry Harris, Ambassador of the United States to the ROK, delegates from ASEAN, and Korean businesspeople in the sectors of Transport, Energy and Smart Cities attended the Forum.




▲ Opening remarks by H.E. Lee Hyuk, Secretary General of the ASEAN-Korea Centre | Intercontinental COEX Seoul Hotel




▲ Welcoming remarks by Mr. Jung Byung-yoon, Executive Vice Chairman of the CAK | Intercontinental COEX Seoul Hotel




▲ Congratulatory remarks by H.E. Yoon Soon-gu, Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs of ROK | Intercontinental COEX Seoul Hotel




▲ Keynote speech by H.E. Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Suhaimi bin Haji Gafar, Minister of Development of Brunei | Intercontinental COEX Seoul Hotel




▲ Keynote speech by H.E. Bounchanh Sinthavong, Minister of Public Works and Transport of Lao PDR | Intercontinental COEX Seoul Hotel




▲ Keynote speech by Mr. Chua Chong Kheng, Deputy Chief Executive of Singapore Land Transport Authority | Intercontinental COEX Seoul Hotel




▲ Keynote speech by H.E. Phasporn Sangasubana, Chair of ASEAN Connectivity Coordinating Committee | Intercontinental COEX Seoul Hotel




▲ Keynote speech by H.E. Lim Sung-nam, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to ASEAN | Intercontinental COEX Seoul Hotel



Delegates from transport, Energy, and Smart Cities related governments, state enterprises, and private companies in ASEAN delivered presentations to provide government policies and bidding information on their infrastructure projects in the afternoon session.




▲ Project presentations | Intercontinental COEX Seoul Hotel



1:1 business meetings between ASEAN delegates and Korean privates were conducted on the second day of the program (10 July(Wed) 2019), to discuss on possible collaboration opportunities and share information on the bidding process of infrastructure projects.




▲ 1:1 business meetings | Intercontinental COEX Seoul Hotel



Presentations


1. Keynote speech


2. Transport


3. Energy


4. Smart Cities

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