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East Asian Economic Outlook: Opportunities and Challenges Ahead

East Asian Economic Outlook: Opportunities and Challenges Ahead
 
Date/Time: Feb 20, 2009 / 8:00am-8:15am
Venue: The St. Regis Singapore, 29 Tanglin Road, Singapore 247911 - Diplomat Room
 

Programme Schedule: 

8:00am    Arrival of Guests and Registration
8:05am    Welcome & Introductory Remarks by Assoc. Prof. Simon Tay, Chairman of SIIA
8:10am    Remarks by Dr Supachai
8:15am    Breakfast and discussion begins

Speaker(s): 

Supachai Panitchpakdi began his four-year term as Secretary-General of UNCTAD on 1 September 2005, following his appointment by the UN General Assembly.

Born in Bangkok on 30 May 1946, Dr. Supachai attended school there at St. Gabriel´s College and Triam Udom School. Dr. Supachai received his Master´s Degree in Econometrics, Development Planning and his Ph.D. in Economic Planning and Development at the Netherlands School of Economics (now known as Erasmus University) in Rotterdam.

In 1973, Dr. Supachai completed his doctoral dissertation on Human Resource Planning and Development under the supervision of Prof. Jan Tinbergen, the first Nobel laureate in economics.

Dr. Supachai began his professional career at the Bank of Thailand in 1974, working in the Research Department, the International Finance Division and the Financial Institutions Supervision Department. In 1986, Dr. Supachai was elected a member of the Thai Parliament and was appointed Deputy Minister of Finance.

In 1988, he was appointed Director and Advisor, and subsequently President, of the Thai Military Bank.

In 1992, Dr. Supachai was appointed Senator, and that same year he became Deputy Prime Minister entrusted with oversight of the country´s economic and trade policy making. In this role, he was actively involved in international trade policy and represented Thailand at the signing ceremony in Marrakech of the Uruguay Round Agreement in 1994. He was also active in shaping regional agreements, including Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and the Asia Europe Meeting (ASEM).

In 2001, he was appointed Visiting Professor of the International Institute for Management Development in Lausanne. He has published a number of books, including Globalization and Trade in the New Millennium (2001) and China and WTO: Changing China, Changing World Trade (2002, co-authored with Mark Clifford).

Dr. Supachai previously served as Director-General of the World Trade Organization (September 2002 to August 2005).

Dr. Supachai is married to Mrs. Sasai and has a son and a daughter.

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We would like to thank the Royal Thai Embassy for making this breakfast roundtable a success.

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