2:00pm – 2:20pm

Opening and Welcome Remarks

Dr. Gerhard Wahlers
Deputy Secretary General of Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung and Head of the International Division

Mark Hauptmann
Member of the German Bundestag

Katja Scherer
Business Journalist

2:20pm – 2:35pm

Keynote Speech

Parag Khanna
Managing Partner, FutureMap

2:40pm – 3:10pm

Minister’s Dialogue – Turning the crisis into an opportunity? The way ahead for cooperation between Germany and Asia.

Peter Altmaier
Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy, Germany

Bernhard Bartsch
Senior Expert China and Asia Pacific, Bertelsmann Stiftung

Mathias Cormann
Minister for Finance, Australia

Tipu Munshi
Minister of Commerce, Bangladesh

Nguyen Chi Dung
Minister of Planning and Investment, Vietnam 

3:10pm – 3:40pm

Panel Discussion – Corona as catalyst for new trends

Raymond Moh
Co-founder and CEO, BioMind

Georg Seitz
Partner, Head of Country Practice ASEAN, Australia & New Zealand KPMG AG

A.R. Pandithage
Chairman & Managing Director, DIMO

Bastian Nominacher 
Co-CEO & Co-Founder, Celonis SE

Almut Rößner
Executive Member of the Board, OAV – German Asia-Pacific Business Association 

4:00pm – 4:10pm

Closing Remarks

Dr. Jürgen Friedrich
Chief Executive, Germany Trade & Invest (GTAI)