The Conference Board Asia helps member companies navigate the ever-changing business climate in India, Southeast Asia, greater China and Australasia. The Conference Board’s unique perspective on the global economy gives both local and multinational member companies a strategic edge on issues that affect their business.

From our offices in Hong Kong, Mumbai, and Singapore, we provide resources and events for decision makers like you in this complex region. Our members in Asia can access an array of information and content on corporate leadership, economy and business environment, and human capital. Executives from member companies benefit from The Conference Board’s global and Asia-specific research and reports, an indispensable webcast program (live and on demand), complimentary entry to senior executive briefings, direct access to world-renowned subject-matter experts, eligibility to join Asia and Emerging Markets peer learning groups, and unlimited support from the Ask TCB business information service.

The bottom line? The Conference Board tracks economic developments and business trends in the region and abroad so you have the tools you need to navigate them successfully.

Products & Services

Conferences

Peer Networks

China Communication and Marketing Council
Meets to discuss issues and exchange best practices such as branding, stakeholder relationships, public affairs, employee relations, community relations, interactive marketing and communication technologies issues with a strong focus on Greater China.

Global Investor Relations Executives Council
Senior investor relations officers of large-capitalization companies in both Europe and the United States share best practices in a confidential and member-driven forum. Members value the intimate and candid conversations that develop in the meetings.

Asia-Pacific Shared Services Council
The Council is composed of senior executives responsible for global or regional shared services and business services in the Asia-Pacific region. Members exchange insights and best practices regarding how to manage multifunctional shared services stakes.

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Publications

The Conference Board Economics Watch® Emerging Markets View

The outlook for emerging market economies in 2018 remains positive, but geo-economic and political risks remain.

(Economics Watch Reports, January 2018)

The Conference Board Economics Watch® Economic Series Report

Monthly economic series report

(Economics Watch Reports, January 2018)

China Center Data Flash: Growth holds stable in November

Growth remained broadly steady in November, but the deceleration in industrial production and fixed asset investment in recent months suggests that growth momentum weakened compared to the first half of 2017. 

(China Center Publications, January 2018)

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Webcasts

Human Capital Watch: The Conference Board C-Suite Challenge 2018
January 17, 2018 11:00 AM ET [11:00] (New York), 04:00 PM UTC [16:00]

Join our researchers to learn key insights from the 2018 C-Suite Challenge survey, including the top hot-button issues for 2018 and how organizations are reinventing themselves for the digital age. CPE credit available

The Applied Scenario: Thinking Beyond Digital
January 30, 2018 04:00 PM CET [16:00] (Brussels), 10:00 AM ET [10:00] (New York), 03:00 PM UTC [15:00]

Join this webcast to discover an approach that explores the future in a way that relates it to your business, makes it tangible, and helps you make your strategic decisions.  CPE credit available

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Blogs

Eleven Ingredients for Digital Success in 2018
The past 6 months have seen tremendous upheaval in digital media. Companies that were once high flyers—Mashable, Rolling Stone, Time—sold for a fraction of their former (perceived) value. Whether you think this is massive disruption or simply inevitable course correction, the ingredients for digital success have evolved. (Society for New Communications Research Blog, January 2018)

Achieving Better Results with Inclusive Decision-Making
Evidence is mounting that diverse and inclusive teams make better decisions that lead to more innovation and better outcomes. Foundations can apply this knowledge of the value of diversity and inclusion to drive better results in grant-making and capacity-building for grantees. (Giving Thoughts Blog, January 2018)

Developing Global Leaders Through Service: Research Report on the State of the Practice of Corporate Global Pro Bono
Wouldn’t it be good if there was a business strategy which would build global leadership talent, improve company reputations, and make a positive impact on addressing global challenges? “Pro bono” is just such a strategy and it’s not just for lawyers anymore. Companies are increasingly utilizing Global Pro Bono (GPB) programs to create shared value for the community and the business. (Giving Thoughts Blog, January 2018)

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The Conference Board Asia

Singapore
22-81 The Central
8 Eu Tong Sen Street
Singapore 059818
Telephone: +65 6325 3121

Hong Kong
Room 1213, 12/F, Tai Yau Building
181 Johnston Road
Wanchai
Hong Kong
Telephone: +852 2804 1000
Fax: +852 2869 1403

Contact: Nick Sutcliffe
Executive Director, Asia nick.sutcliffe@conference-board.org

ECONOMIC INDICATORS

Leading Economic Index for:

  • Australia 0.3%
  • Brazil 0.5%
  • China 1.8%
  • Euro Area 0.8%
  • France 0.4%
  • Germany 0.3%
  • Global 0.6%
  • India 1.3%
  • Japan 0.4%
  • Korea 0.7%
  • Mexico 0.9%
  • Spain 0.3%
  • U.K. 0.2%
  • U.S. 0.4%
  • International Labor Comparisons:
  • Visit ILC website
  • Productivity:
  • Visit Total Economy Database™ website
  • Global Economic Outlook:
  • Visit Global Economic Outlook website