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MDBC: Outlook 2020 with the MITI Minister

February 20, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 1:15 pm

Dear MDBC members,

Due to unforeseen circumstances, there has been another change in the schedule of the MITI Minister.  As such, we regret and apologize for having to cancel the Outlook 2020 event.  We hope to be able to reschedule the event in the near future.  Thank you for your understanding.

MDBC Secretariat


The MDBC Outlook 2020 will bring you Minister of International Trade & Industry, YB Datuk Darell Leiking, and various sector – experts to share their insights for 2020.  Topics covered by the panel will include developments in the Financial, Property, Socio – Political, ASEAN, Industry 4.0, and Climate Change sectors.

Following his attendance at the World Economic Forum in Davos, the Minister has been invited to share his key WEF take-aways, with a focus on ASEAN and Malaysia.

Date:              Thursday, 20 February 2020
Time:              09:30 – 13:15 hrs
Venue:            MIDA KL Sentral, Auditorium
Dress Code:  Office Attire
Fees:              Members: Complimentary as per your membership level
ADCN* Members: RM 50 / pax
Non – Members: RM 100 / pax
* ASEAN Dutch Chamber Network (ADCN) Members are members of Dutch Chambers around the ASEAN region.  For more info about ADCN, please click here.
For event registration guidelines, please click here.

The event is organised in association with MIDA and The ASEAN Post


Please take note that the tentative program of the event is now as follows (subject to change):

1ST SESSION – Keynote Address with the MITI Minister, YB Datuk Darell Leiking

09:30 hrs – Registration of guests
09:55 hrs – Minister to arrive
10:00 hrs – Introduction by MDBC
10:05 hrs – Welcome remarks by Dato’ Azman Mahmud, CEO, MIDA
10:10 hrs – Netherlands Ambassador H.E. Aart Jacobi: Outlook 2020 on MY – NL economic developments / business opportunities
10:15 hrs – Keynote by MITI Minister.  Following his attendance at the World Economic Forum, the Minister has been invited to share his WEF take-aways, with a focus on ASEAN and Malaysia
10:35 hrs – Q&A session
11:15 hrs – Coffee Break

2ND SESSION – Speaker slots and Panel Discussion  
(Topics: Financial, Property, Socio – Political, ASEAN, Industry 4.0, and Climate Change sectors)

11:30 hrs – MIDA’s Presentation
11:45 hrs – Topic Presentations
12:30 hrs – Q&A with Panelists
12:45 hrs – Lunch & Roundtable discussions

13:15 hrs – End of Program.


To register, you may fill in the registration form which was sent to all members recently and return it to MDBC Secretariat by e mail at  no later than Monday, 17 February (12 noon).  Alternatively, you may use the registration form below.  All registered guests will receive our re – confirmation latest by Wednesday, 19 February, with venue details; Please contact us if you do not receive this confirmation.  By clicking and registering online, you acknowledge the event guidelines.

We look forward to your attendance!

With best regards,
MDBC Secretariat
+603 – 2722 8335


February 20, 2020
9:30 am - 1:15 pm
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