Booking Information


CPA Australia

Level 20, 28 Freshwater Place, SouthbankMelbourne, Australia


25 Jul 2019


4:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Reference No


Business Connect - Asia 2020

About event:

What are the critical transformations that are revolutionising the Asia of 2020 and beyond? How can you navigate the changes and grow and future proof your business in these dynamic markets?

Join Asialink Business, in collaboration with CPA Australia for Business Connect – Asia 2020.

In this unique and highly interactive forum, participate in dynamic and impactful discussions led by industry experts, on the big changes and must-know business developments underway in the region:

Experience carefully curated analysis of:

Emerging technologies in Asia (Blockchain, Digital Currencies, Robotics, AI, Big Data)
Gavan Ord, Manager – Business and Investment Policy, CPA Australia
Jonathan Chang, Founder and CEO, Silverpond

Consumer trends in China and India (Food & Beverage; Fast-Moving Consumer Goods; New Retail)
Blair Triplett, Founder & Managing Partner, Believe You Me
Nicholas Henderson, Director, China Practice, Asialink Business

Smart Cities: Rapid urbanisation and infrastructure spending
Speakers to be announced

Asia’s innovation landscape 
Kym McCarthy, Telstra Innovation Labs Principal, Product & Technology, Telstra
Dr Adam Bumpus, CEO and Co-Founder, RedGrid

This event is designed to create an intimate and interactive environment. You will be offered the chance to join three out of the four featured sessions, with discussions occurring simultaneously.

Please contact Shirlin Liu at for more information, or vsit

Who should attend:

It is particularly beneficial for people from multiple sectors:

  • Executives
  • Business leaders
  • Project managers

CPA Australia members: Free of charge

Asialink Business members/Asialink Leaders Alumni: $33 incl GST

Non-members: $55 incl GST

How to Register:

Register through eventbrite

(once you click on the above link, you will leave the Austrade website)

Please note:

This event is not organised by Austrade.

For assistance about Austrade services, please contact Austrade
T:  13 28 78 (in Australia)