Wrap-Up Symposium for the 50th Year of ASEAN-Japan Friendship and Cooperation "Co-Creating the Future with Trust"


     The Mission of Japan to ASEAN, the Permanent Mission of Thailand to ASEAN and Foreign Policy Community of Indonesia (FPCI) will co-organize the Wrap-Up Symposium of the 50th Year of ASEAN-Japan Friendship and Cooperation, entitled “Co-Creating the Future with Trust”, on Wednesday, 21 February 2024.
  This event aims to highlight key achievements in the commemorative year of 2023 and to discuss the way forward in enhancing ASEAN-Japan friendship and cooperation to a new stage in the next 50 years and beyond.

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Date: Wednesday, 21 February 2024 at 15.00 - 17.40 WIB


Opening Session    Dr. Dino Patti Djalal, Founder of Foreign Policy Community of Indonesia (FPCI) (TBC)
H.E. Dr. Kao Kim Hourn, Secretary-General of ASEAN
H.E. Urawadee Sriphiromya, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Thailand to ASEAN
Mr. NAKAMURA Ryo, Director General of Southeast and Southwest Asian Affairs Department, MOFA Japan
Session 1
“Addressing Economic and Social Challenges through Co-Creation”
Keynote Speaker:
   Prof. WATANABE Tetsuya, President of ERIA

Panelists: Moderator:
  • 1. Dayu Nirma Amurwanti, BINUS University (TBC)
Session 2
“Promoting Peace and Prosperity with ASEAN-centred Regional Architecture”
Keynote Speaker:
   H.E. Hassan Wirajuda, Former Foreign Minister of Indonesia

  • 1. Dr. Rizal Sukma, Senior Fellow at CSIS
  • 2. Prof. Renato Cruz de Castro, Department of International Studies, De La Salle University
  • 3. Dr. KOGA Kei, Associate Professor at Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
  • 1.  Mr. Calvin Khoe, Foreign Policy Community of Indonesia (FPCI)
Closing Session H.E. KIYA Masahiko, Ambassador of Japan to ASEAN